Stephen B  / Goldsmith & Stonesetter 

Areas of expertise 
  • Stone Setting

  • Diamond Mounting for Jewellery.

  • Jewellery Design : Concept to Design development

  • Mentoring for new jewellery graduates and creative business start ups

  • Costing and pricing

  • CAD Design | Softwares: Rhino, Matrix

  • Experienced  Tutor



Stephen has worked in the Jewellery sector all his adult life after studying at the University of Brighton and then completing a post graduate Diploma Scholarship at West Dean College in the Restoration and Conservation of Fine Metalwork. 


He has worked in the Jewellery Industry for over twenty years, including 10 Years at the prestigious Jewellers Jeremy Hoye in Brighton, working as a Goldsmith, Stonesetter and CAD Designer.


As well as continuing in his own professional practise, Stephen is an accomplished tutor of many years, and currently also works as Lecturer and Cad subject leader of accredited vocational training at one of the UK's biggest independent Jewellery Schools. He specialises in helping students progress as they begin their journey as professional Jewellery Makers/Designers and in providing tailored tuition to suit support stonesetting skill development for those working in the Jewellery Industry.


Stephen's wealth of experience has enabled him to develop a wide and complimentary range of skills. Among those who have purchased his work is the comedian Billy Connolly who brought a dip ink writing pen at an exhibition in Glasgow.


Tutors own workshop in Surrey

Learn from Stephen

To check Stephen's availability and to obtain a quote for online tuition sessions with him, contact Dawn Meaden-Johnson at:

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