Welcome to the Goldsmiths' Craft and Design Council's website. I hope you will find all the information you need, whether it is to enter the national industry awards, find out about sponsorship or if you are just interested in contemporary silver and jewellery design. We welcome comments so do get in touch if there is anything you would like to see represented on this site. More
Industry stars attend glittering 2013 Awards Ceremony
A glittering force of top craftsmen and women have gathered to see Her Royal Highness Princess Michael of Kent present the Goldsmiths’ Craft and Design Council’s Lifetime Achievement Award and address the 300 strong industry audience. More
Updates & Events
Behind the scenes, the Goldsmiths' Craft and Design Council works hard to bring you the annual industry competition and awards. This year is no exception and we have plans for lots of new and interesting additions and enhancements. Sign up for our newsletter to be kept informed of events and news as it happens. More
The Goldsmiths’ Craft and Design Council is a industry body which promotes the highest standard in design and craftsmanship within the jewellery industry and allied crafts. As part of the promotion of excellence in silversmithing, jewellery and the allied crafts, the Council runs the annual Craftsmanship & Design Awards - commonly known as the 'Oscars of the Industry' More
We are delighted to announce the launch of our new website for 2012/13. Among the many features will be a year round digital newsletter, up to date information on the competition, work of the Council and for the first time in the history of the awards, an online application form.