We are incredibly proud to be part of the launch of the Royal Mint - Minty® ‘the world’s most expensive piggy bank’. We worked closely with the Royal Mint to produce these stunning hand-made piggy banks to their design, as part of their new range. The process of making such an item is really rewarding. [...]
James Kydd finishes his masterpiece ending his 5 year apprenticeship. Winning gold and two silver awards at the Goldsmiths Craft & Design Council 2019, bringing his total to 9 gold, 4 silver and 3 bronze awards. We are very proud of James Kydd for completing his Silversmith Apprenticeship and finishing with an outstanding masterpiece. We [...]
James Kydd's 2018 entry was a sterling silver and gold plated Gentleman’s Box consisting of chain and swivel stone set cufflinks and studs. We are delighted to say he won 5 awards this year; Gold in Junior Small Workers, Gold in Paul Podolsky, Silver in Junior Silversmith and Bronze in Setting & Polishing.
Another successful year for James Kydd! James won the Gold Award in the Junior Craft category; the Gold Award in the Junior section of the Polishing category; the Bronze Award for Setting; and the Special Award (presented for the first time this year) for ‘an appropriate design that demonstrates good visual and practical use of [...]
After entering his crown into the Goldsmiths Craft & Design Council Awards James won the top award ‘Silver’ in the Junior category.
James Kydd won gold in 3 awards at the Goldsmiths’ Craft and Design Council Awards 2016. The Junior Silversmith; The Paul Podolsky Award for the young craftsman with the most potential; The Theo Fennell Award for Master and Apprentice, won jointly with his father. James made a five-sided silver box containing five intricately designed and [...]