The 2022/23 Craft & Design Council Competition

18 October 2022


The Craftsmanship & Design Council have released the 2022/23 Competition Briefs. These 33 competition briefs cover the breadth of the jewellery, silversmithing & allied trades.

In November 2022,  the entry form will be open for submissions, the awards are open to anyone in the United Kingdom engaged in designing or working with precious metals, gemstones and other allied materials. Until then, take a moment to look over the competition briefs.

Briefs are separated into the following themes:

  • 2d Sections
  • 3D Finished Pieces (Design)
  • 3D Finished Pieces (Craft)
  • 3d Finished Pieces (Design and Craft)
  • Other Special, Major and Premier Awards

Work must have been completed in the UK within the 12 months preceding the closing dates for entries.

Entrants can submit multiple entries but please make sure to read through the full terms and conditions. Please read more about the briefs and competition here.

Key dates:

Entries open November 2022

Deadline for entries will be midnight, 15th January 2023.

All entries will be required for judging and must be delivered to  The Goldsmiths’ Centre, London on 18 – 20 Jan 2023.

Awards Ceremony @ The Goldsmiths’ Hall; 6th March 2023



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