See & Experience
Are you a craft lover? Or are you looking for that perfect handmade jewellery or silversmithing piece by new creative talent? Mark our next event into your diary or catch up on past Meet the Makers.
The Brooch Unpinned: The Goldsmiths' Company Collection 1961 - 2021
Until Fri 20 August 2021
9am - 5pm, Free admission
The Goldsmiths' Centre, EC1M 5AD
‘The Brooch Unpinned’, exhibition and online events programme, celebrates the art of the brooch and the dynamic relationships it creates – between maker and wearer and between wearer and viewer. It explores a selection of British brooches from the Goldsmiths’ Company’s unique jewellery collection, tracing the evolution of contemporary design in this most wearable and revealing of accessories.
Getting Started: Stars in the Making
Fri 18 June 2021 - Fri 1 April 2022
Free, Online (via Zoom and Instagram)
“Getting Started: Stars in the Making” champions early career makers, putting jewellery and silversmithing talent in the spotlight. Join us throughout the year as we introduce some of the best newcomers in a series of online Meet the Maker events and feature them on our Instagram channel @gsmithscentre.
Wed 28 July, 1pm - 1.30pm [GMT+1]
Meet early career jewellers and silversmiths Alice Fry, Kristina Smith and Millicent Bradbury.
Wed 8 September, 1pm - 1.30pm [GMT+1]
Meet early career jewellers and silversmiths Ruby Taglight, Sarah Murdoch and Kelda Young.
Shine 2021: Meet the Makers - Special Preview
Wed 22 September, 5pm - 6.30pm [GMT]
Pay what you can (Free, £3, £5 or £10)
Online via Zoom
Join the Shine 2021 makers, and craft and design enthusiasts, at this exclusive digital event showcasing and celebrating new talent in jewellery and silversmithing.
- Meet the Shine 2021 makers, who will share stories behind their collections
- See new work by 13 of the UK’s most promising jewellers and silversmiths
- Ask questions and join-in the conversation
- Find unique gifts and cutting-edge design online.
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