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Retiring Chairman honoured for his service

21
Apr

Friday, Apr 21, 2017

Sheffield Assay Office Guardian Christopher Jewitt DL was presented with a unique gift during his final meeting as Chairman of the British Hallmarking Council (BHC). Following his retirement as Chairman, Mr Jewitt was given a set of four Britannia silver tumbler cups, bearing the hallmark of each Assay Office. He was presented...

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Collaboration and partnership working creates new silver commissions

14
Apr

Friday, Apr 14, 2017

 Sheffield Assay Office is delighted to announce that the Precious Little Gems Commissions sponsored by the office are now on display in the foyer of Museums Sheffield, Millennium Gallery.  These stunning pieces have been designed and made by Yorkshire Artspace’s Starter Studio Programme for Designer Silversmiths and Jewellers ...

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Yearly Open Day - A Great Success!

7
Apr

Friday, Apr 07, 2017

On the 9th of March 2017, Sheffield Assay Office welcomed a good mix of people to its yearly open day.  The day was packed with  various activities as it was also a celebration of the company’s 34 years achievement of continuous ISO 17025. In the spirit of celebration, attendees were treated to the history of Sheffield Assay Of...

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Yorkshire Artspace Starter Studio Programme for Designer Silversmiths & Jewellers

10
Mar

Friday, Mar 10, 2017

Are you an ambitious designer silversmith or jeweller in need of a supportive programme offering workspace, equipment, technical & mentor support, business advice plus commission and exhibition opportunities? The Yorkshire Artspace Starter Studio Programme for early career silversmiths and jewellers could be for you. Designed ...

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The British Society of Enamellers share two events this March

3
Mar

Friday, Mar 03, 2017

  EVENT: Guerrilla Enamelling with Bonnie Mackintosh. WHEN: Weds 8th March, 2.00 to 4.00pm, Butcher Works Gallery, Arundel St DETAILS: This is a video of torch firing, sifting & stencilling enamels, quick & easy access to the art of firing vitreous enamels onto metals. Bonnie will bring samples & pieces to handle, and will an...

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Opening of ENAMOURED – the British Society of Enamellers

24
Feb

Friday, Feb 24, 2017

  Sheffield Assay Office were delighted to attend and sponsor the opening of Enamoured last week. This touring show features over 80 pieces of beautiful enamel work from the British Society of Enamellers. The work displays how enamellers continue to explore the alchemy of glass and metal and have continued to broaden their kno...

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BUSINESS GROWTH PROGRAMME For exceptional entrepreneurs within the jewellery, silversmithing and allied industries

21
Feb

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017

  Are you an entrepreneur with the aspiration to grow a leading business in your sector? The Goldsmiths’ Centre in London is looking for some of the most creative and talented members in the UK with the potential and drive to become game-changes in the jewellery, silversmithing and allied industries. Generously funded by th...

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Analytical Services Open Day - 9 March 2017

17
Feb

Friday, Feb 17, 2017

 On the 9th March 2017, Sheffield Assay Office will open its doors for the 2017 open day event. Come and join us!      To find out more about what we do head over to our website: http://www.assayoffice.co.uk/analytical-services...

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