Catch Up

Missed an online Meet the Maker event? Don't fret as you can now catch up and hear all the makers' stories here.

Meet the Maker: Designing Tokens of Affection (first shown in Feb 2021)

Meet seven talented and creative jewellers, who design beautiful bespoke commissions and collections to mark special occasions, milestones or to simply treat your loved ones to something special.

Each maker shares the stories behind a range of their beautiful and imaginative hand-crafted pieces. See exquisite jewellery and learn more about how it was made from these brilliant creative practitioners, all based at the Goldsmiths Centre:

Meet the Maker: Discovering Inspirations (first shown in Nov 2020)

Be introduced to the fantastic jewellery of nine passionate makers, who take inspiration from a dazzling array of beautiful and intriguing sources, places and experiences.

Host Rachael Taylor (The Jewellery Cut) explores in-conversation how each designer creates collections that distil and embody what inspires them. See exquisite handmade jewellery and listen to stories from these talented makers based at the Goldsmiths Centre:

Meet the Maker: Designing with Gemstones (first shown in Dec 2020)

Meet the seven talented jewellery designer makers, whose work incorporates gemstones in their full and varied array of cuts and colours.

Hosted by Rachael Taylor of The Jewellery Cut, hear each talented maker in-conversation, exploring a range of pieces from their current collection and the gemstones they work with.

Listen to the stories from these talented makers from the Goldsmiths’ Centre’s creative community:

- Aishleen Lester (Gold Member)
- Akansha Sethi (Shine 2019 exhibitor)
- Ana Thompson (Resident craftsperson)
- Carol Clift (Gold Member)
- Karen Phillips (Gold Member)
- Roseanna Croft (Gold Member)
- Samantha Salmons (Resident craftsperson)

Shine 2020: Meet the Maker Special Preview (first shown in Sep 2020)


The Shine 2020 Meet the Makers Special Preview presents 11 of the UK's most promising jewellers and silversmiths as they share the stories behind their collections and their newest work.

Listen to the 11 Shine 2020 makers as they showcase their talent in jewellery and silversmithing in conversation with Charlotte Dew and Isabel Keim from the Goldsmiths' Centre at this exclusive digital event.

Meet the Maker: Shine & Goldsmiths' Fair 2020 (first shown in Sep 2020) 


Be introduced to exquisite jewellery and silversmithing by the new-talent makers participating in the Goldsmiths’ Centre’s Shine 2020 showcase and Goldsmiths’ Fair. In this special Meet the Maker event, each maker introduces their inspirations and making stories, and talks about their practice and techniques.

Listen to the makers' stories and discover the collections of:

- Ellis Mhairi Cameron (Goldsmiths' Fair 2020 Graduate)
- Ella Fearon-Low (Goldsmiths' Fair 2020 Graduate)
- Isla Gilham (Goldsmiths' Fair 2020 Graduate)
- Daisy Grice (Shine 2020)
- Francesca Urciuoli (Shine 2020)
- Caitlin Hegney (Shine 2020)
- Megan Brown (Shine 2020)
- Lyndsay Fairley (Shine 2020)

Meet the Maker: Shine & Goldsmiths' Fair 2020 (first shown in Oct 2020)


Be introduced to exquisite jewellery and silversmithing by the new-talent makers participating in the Goldsmiths’ Centre’s Shine 2020 showcase and Goldsmiths’ Fair. In this special Meet the Maker event, each maker introduces their inspirations and making stories, and talks about their practice and techniques.

Listen to the makers' stories and discover the collections of:

- Annabel Hood (Goldsmiths' Fair 2020 Graduate)
- Marissa Ziesing (Goldsmiths' Fair 2020 Graduate)
- Katharina Kraus (Shine 2020)
- Sarah Shelton-Palmer (Shine 2020)
- Yilin Wang (Shine 2020)
- Katie Watson (Shine 2020)
- Ellys May Woods (Shine 2020)
- Heidi Carthew (Shine 2020)