Putland Padgham

Padgham & Putland

Designer

The Goldsmiths Company

ADDRESS :

Forge Hill, Pluckley, Ashford, Kent

Biography:

We offer an individual & personal service, designing and making bespoke artefacts.  Commissions can be made for anything that you desire in silver and/or gold , for personal and corporate clients. The beauty of the pieces are in the designs paying particular attention to detail. These commissions include The Lichfield Cathedral Collection, Two Loving Cups to commemorate The Queen Mothers 90th Birthday for The Butchers` Company, a Loving Cup for The Clothworkers` Company and a Mace for Imperial College. The highlight of our career to date was designing and making the Church 2000 Commission for Bulgari. On completion of the forty pieces we accompanied Nicola Bulgari and presented the work to Pope John Paul II in the Vatican.

Specialist Techniques:

Padgham & Putland range from designing pieces, to making the finished artical. They produce products in heavy gauge of material, in clean lines of design, with the use of line chasing, or shaping panels by hammer. They also produce high detail models of a clients own personal property, and models of world renowned objects.

Awards:

2010 Gold Award - Ceremonial Mace, Goldsmith's Craft Council1984 3rd Prize - Silver teapot , Johnson Matthey1984 1st Prize - Silver teapot, Goddards National Silver Awards1983 1st & 2nd Prizes - Silversmithing Junior, Goldsmth's Craft Council1982 Commendation - Silversmithing Junor, Goldsmith's Craft Council

Education:

1980–1983 3 year full time Vocational Crafts Course in Silversmithing & Jewellery, Medway College of Design. 1983–1984 2 year full time BTEC Higher National Diploma in Design Crafts – Silversmithing, Medway College of Design. 1980–1984 Medway College of Design Diploma, Rochester. 1981 City & Guilds of London Institute Craft Level Examination in Silversmithing - Ordinary Level 1982 City & Guilds of London Institute Craft Level Examination in Silversmithing - Advanced Level in History of Silversmithing, Design, Chasing, and Silversmithing

Public Collections:

2010 British Silver Week2009 British Silver Week2008 Treasures of the 20th Century  Dublin.2007 Treasures of the 20th Century  Cambridge.2006 Treasures of the 20th Century Birmingham2005 Treasures of the 20th Century  Sheffield.2004 Treasures of the 20th Century Harley Gallery.2000 Millennium Exhibition Goldsmiths Hall.1993 Garrard & Co.1991 Lichfield Cathedral.

Publications:

NADFAS Periodical Goldsmith June 2010


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    Tumblers

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    Roulette Wheel

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    Whiskey Still

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    Paper Knife

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    Lion Box

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    Hors d'oeuvre Tray

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    Autumnal Goblets

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    Concorde

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    Candleholder

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    Pluckley Bowl & Spoon

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    Pictureframe

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    Chalice

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    Ring Box

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    Moon Beakers

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    Pluckley Bowls

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    Loving Cup

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    Silver Model of Airbus a380

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    Tea Caddy Leaves Spoon

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    Tea Caddy Two Scoops Spoon

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    Tea Caddy Bud Spoon

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    Set of Goblets

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    Goblet

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    Griffin Condiment Set

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    Griffin Condiment Pots

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    Griffin, double condiment set.

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    Bud Candlestick Holder

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    Ceremonial Mace (detail)

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    Ceremonial Mace

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