Born: 1952, Eltham New Zealand
Education: Early training with Jeweller Jens Hansen of Nelson, adult apprenticeship 1972-75.
Elam school of Fine Arts 1978.
Began work with coppersmiths of Santa Clara del Cobre, Michoacan, Mexico in 1994. Resident of Mexico since 1997. Wood continues to work for New Zealand and foreign clients blending a mix of European and local design influence and methodology.