Rebecca Howarth is an award-winning designer and winner of a prestigious 'Gold Award' at The Goldsmiths Craft and Design Council Competition in 2013. She is Head of Design at Harriet Kelsall Bespoke Jewellery and is responsible for all design and craftsmanship excellence in the studios, which she combines with select bespoke projects.
As a student of Sheffield Hallam University, where she achieved a 2:1 BA (Hons) Degree in Metalwork and Jewellery, she won an important competition to design the University's gold and silver ceremonial mace. From university she joined Harriet Kelsall Bespoke Jewellery as Harriet's assistant in 2004 and has grown with the business, playing a major part in its success today.
Rebecca has exhibited her work at the 'New Designers' exhibition at The Business Design Centre in Islington, at 'Strike' BA and MA exhibition of Contemporary Metalwork and Jewellery at the Persistence Works Gallery, Yorkshire Art Space, at The Goldsmiths' Hall Exhibition of Craft and Design Council Awards in London and at 'Fabricate 2003' in Sheffield.
An article about a particular palladium, sapphire and diamond modern cluster ring from the collection at Harriet Kelsall Bespoke Jewellery
A discussion about Computer Aided Design (CAD) and its uses in designing bespoke engagement rings and how it can be used alongside traditional goldsmithing.