Creative Innovation Award
Sponsored by Weston Beamor & Domino Jewellery
We welcome back Weston Beamor and Domino Jewellery as Named Award Patrons to this ever-popular competition category where entries that demonstrate innovation in creative design and/or manufacture are recognised.
This year all judging panels from the appropriate 3D sections will put forward relevant and worthy entries for being judged by a dedicated panel of industry experts for Creative Innovation.
Entrants to this section MUST identify and list ALL methods, techniques and appropriate technologies employed in the manufacture of their entry.
Judges will be looking for:
A proficient and clever or inventive use of tools, equipment, machinery and/or technology in a different, challenging or ground-breaking manner that informs the overall design of the piece.
Technical challenge and achievement
Skill, craftsmanship and quality outcome
Weston Beamor has been casting precious metals since 1947. Working with a broad spectrum of customers for over 75 years has made Weston Beamor one of the most respected and trusted names in the jewellery industry.
Along with being the first UK jewellery manufacturer to gain Fairtrade certification, they are also industry leaders in high resolution 3D printing, first investing in the technology in 2001. They also have a highly skilled team of CAD designers, goldsmiths and diamond setters creating beautiful bespoke pieces to client’s specifications.
Domino Jewellery is one of the UK’s leading jewellery manufacturers of bridal and fine jewellery suites in platinum and 18ct or 9ct gold alloys. Products include wedding rings, mounts, semi-set mounts, and fully finished pieces across rings, neckwear, wristwear, and earrings.
Most of Domino’s products are designed and produced in house ensuring customers benefit from guaranteed quality and finish. It also means that stockists can rest assured that all their core product designs can't be found elsewhere. Domino is all about choice backed by exemplary service, guaranteed quality, fast delivery and some of the best marketing materials in the business.
Originally a family run business, both Weston Beamor and Domino Jewellery become part of the Heimerle + Meule Group, one of Europe's leading suppliers of precious metals, in 2017.