Navajo silversmithing dates from 1853, when a Mexican silversmith arrived at Fort Defiance in what is now Arizona.
He trained as a silversmith at the Zurich School of Arts and Crafts, 1924-7, but after hearing a lecture by Le Corbusier he decided to turn to architecture.
For most of my early life, I worked as a silversmith and lectured at Glasgow School of Art in silversmithing and jewellery.
In the nineteenth century, Joseph Mayer was one of Liverpool's most prominent citizens as well as a respected silversmith .
Foster trained as a silversmith and has an established reputation both as a designer and metalworker.
Hogarth started an apprenticeship as a silversmith in 1714, but never finished it.
Many of them were skilled artisans, such as silversmiths , masons, milliners, cobblers, singers and tailors.
There are usually ten from which to choose, including cabochon making, faceting, silversmithing , wirewrapping, micromounting, competitive exhibit judging, and many others.
Engraving was delicate, and silversmiths often used stippling and bright cutting, which could make the piercing seem more airy.
The exhibition - called Ripple - features the work of 16 artists from all over Britain, including painters, silversmiths , print makers, ceramicists and metal workers.