On Tuesday, 7th February 2017, the Incorporation of Goldsmiths and Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design will be holding a free Symposium on Ethical Making at the University of Dundee. This is aimed primarily at jewellers and silversmiths, but we also welcome makers of all disciplines who have a particular interest in adopting an ethical approach in their practice.
Attendees will be able to interact with a fantastic panel of speakers, including:
- Greg Valerio MBE – award-winning British fair trade ethical jeweller and environmental activist
- Ute Decker – jeweller
- Karen Westland – silversmith
- Tim Ingle – jeweller
- Dr Peter Oakley – researcher
- Vivien Johnston – jeweller and ethical consultant
For more information and to register to attend this free event, please click here.
There is also the opportunity to attend a one-day practical workshop on Wednesday, 8th February, entitled Jewellery Ethics for the 21st Century – A Practical Workshop.
This event will be led by Greg Valerio MBE and Ute Decker and is £40 per person.
Click here to learn more and to register.