David Fowkes

David Fowkes Jewellery

Designer

The Goldsmiths Company

ADDRESS :

The Courtyard, Thoresby Park, Newark

Biography:

David Fowkes works closely with artisan cutters to source speciality cut gemstones for his iconic Affinity-collection. Each piece of jewellery has an intrinsic relationship with the gemstone; natural features and distinctive faceting serve as inspiration for the design of the finished item.David prides himself on the creation of striking pieces that transcend fashion and reveal true style; jewellery that offers a modern twist on the classic and traditional. Each piece of jewellery is designed and made in his studio and showcases an enticing mix of expert craftsmanship and elegant design. A David Fowkes piece is unique, timeless and infinitely wearable.

Specialist Techniques:

Use of signature gemstones Use of boulder opal and black opal Creative stone setting techniques Micro setting Laser technology

Awards:

Goldsmiths' Craft and Design Award, silver award in fine jewellery

Education:

In pursuit of the unconventional, David took an old fashioned style of apprenticeship and worked alongside a variety of silversmiths and jewellers, travelling around Europe and ultimately the UK acquiring a myriad of skills – a move which resulted in a less than conventional approach to design and manufacture.

Publications:

VO+ January issue 2017 The Family Office Elite Winter issue 2016 Vanity Fair September issue 2016 New Rings by Nicolas Estrada 2016 The Family Office Elite Summer issue 2016 City Life Magazine 2015/2016/2017 Vanity Fair - October issue 2015 The Guide to Gemstone Settings by Anastasia Young 2012 Various trade publications 2011/2012


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    Tourmaline ring

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    Set of smoky quartz cufflinks and ring

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    Oregon sunstone ring

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    Amethyst Cocktail Ring

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    Pink Tourmaline Ring

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    Opal Earrings (1)

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    Opal Ring

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    Opal Earrings

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    Oregon sunstone neckpiece (2)

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    Oregon sunstone neckpiece (1)

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    Oregon sunstone neckpiece

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    Natural Blue Topaz

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    Yellow gold pendant

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    Yellow gold split ring

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    Trio of yellow gold rings

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    Namibian Tourmaline Ring

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    Amethyst Ring

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