Rebecca H. Joselyn
Truly unique custom made silverware and bespoke jewellery.
Silversmith & Jeweller
Rebecca Joselyn is an internationally recognised contemporary British Silversmith and Jeweller. She is based at Yorkshire Artspace in the heart of Sheffield’s metalworking and arts district in South Yorkshire. Rebecca designs and creates truly unique custom made silverware and bespoke jewellery. Rebecca is one of Sheffield’s premier designer makers of silverware and silver jewellery. She is renowned as one of the leading Silversmith’s in the UK.
Rebecca is driven and energetic in her approach to all of her enterprises. Whilst some might say she is now reaping the rewards of a decade dedicated to excellence in craft skill and entrepreneurship, she is as much concerned with her contributions to the future of the trade as a whole as well as with the current success of her own business.
Rebecca is a mentor for the young and aspiring Silversmiths and Jewellers on the Yorkshire Artspace ‘Starter Studio Programme’. She is keen to represent the precious metalworking sector in this field in years to come and help support and grow it.
Rebecca is also one of the founding directors of Goldsmiths North – an annual ‘Contemporary Silverware and Jewellery Show based in The Cutlers Hall in Sheffield.
In 2007, Rebecca won a Gold Award from the Goldsmiths’ Craft and Design Council and the Newcomer Award from Craftsman Magazine at the British Craft Trade Fair. In 2008, she won a Crafts Council Development Award. She has an established reputation in the UK as a trusted Sheffield jeweller and Sheffield silverware designer and maker.
Rebecca’s bespoke silverware and handmade Sheffield jewellery is held in many public and private collections. Notably, her home city of Sheffield has recognised the quality of her craftsmanship for handmade silver, bespoke silverware and silver jewellery. As one of Sheffield premier designer makers and a leading Sheffield jeweller, three of her Silver Bag Vases are held in The Millennium Gallery permanent metalwork collection. Her unique silverware Silver Wine Carafe is held in The Cutlers company of Hallamshire’s Silver Collection.
Her U.K. silverware and U.K. jewellery work has caught the eye of many private collectors, both domestically and internationally.
In 2008 her handcrafted silverware work caught the eye of the Duke of Devonshire who still collects her bespoke silverwork today. Carrie Fisher was also a collector of her contemporary silver designs.
Rebecca regularly exhibits her silverware and silver Sheffield jewellery collections at events, craft shows and design fairs around the UK, including the prestigious Goldsmiths Fair and also Open Studios. Find out where to see Rebecca and her silverware near you this year.
Rebecca’s handcrafted silverware and silver jewellery work has grabbed the attention of many journalists. As a result she has been featured in newspapers including the Sunday Times. Rebecca has also featured in The Financial Times in the ‘How to spend it’ section several times for her Silver Bottle Beaker, the Silver ‘Crushed Can’ Jug and the Salt and Pepper ‘Oil Drums’ and with her ‘From The Shed’ Collection. Rebecca also featured in The Telegraph with the ‘Crushed Can’ Jug.
Rebecca can work with you to create commissioned bespoke silverware and handmade jewellery to your brief.
A bespoke silver oil container was commissioned and shown in the museum of modern art in Kuwait. Rebecca also created the silver packaging for the world’s most expensive coffee, which was available to purchase in Harrods.
Rebecca will be more than happy to help you commission that truly one off unique piece.