UK’s Goldsmiths’ Craft & Design Council calls for industry nominations for 2022 Lifetime Achievement Award


Britain’s Goldsmiths’ Craft & Design Council (GC&DC) is calling for nominations from the UK jewellery, silversmithing and allied trades for its annual Lifetime Achievement Award (LAA) for 2022.

Nominations can be submitted via the GC&DC Website by midnight on 31st October 2021 and will be considered by the GC&DC Council based on the information provided and suitability for the Award.

Nominees must be UK based but GC&DC Council and team members and deceased nominees are not eligible.


GCDC LAA Award 2021 Jane Short

This prestigious accolade is given in recognition of a recipient’s outstanding contribution and commitment to UK craft and the industry of silversmithing, jewellery and allied trades, such as lapidary, diamond mounting, engraving or enamelling. Over the course of their lifetime, they will have shown an exemplary dedication to their profession.

The award is generously sponsored by British manufacturer, Thomas Fattorini Ltd, which produces a specially designed silver medal for presentation to the recipient.

For inspiration, read more about previous LAA recipients, including enameller Jane Short who was honoured in 2021.

To nominate an individual, please complete and submit the short form on the GC&DC website.

Deadline: Midnight, 31st October 2021