Helen Shere

Meet Jeweller Helen Shere

Helen makes jewellery that is inspired by illustration and is based on natural themes such as birds and trees, produced in a distinctively quirky style that is instantly recognisable. After graduating from the University of Derby with a design degree in 2004, Helen knew that her real passion was to make jewellery, and set about learning how to do that. …

Tom Gloster

Meet Ceramicist Tom Gloster

Tom Gloster creates a unique range of ceramic kitchenware from his pottery workshop in Porthmadog, North Wales. He studied applied arts at Derby University before setting up his pottery 14 years ago and hasn’t looked back. Each piece is hand thrown on the potter’s wheel before being fired and glazed in Tom’s choice of seasonal colours, often inspired by the …