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Paul Wells

Jeweller and Metalsmith

London, Greater London
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Focus

silver, organic, foldform

Pricing

£150 — £10000

About

Paul Wells is a London based jeweller, renowned for his use of direct metalworking techniques such as forging and milling. Wells’ jewellery also makes innovative use of foldforming and he has recently developed his own method of scorefolding sheet metal to create unique forms, which bridge the gap between origami and architectural modelling.

Having taught at several London colleges for almost two decades, Paul Wells is a respected educator and keen advocate of foldforming.

News

Gold GCADC Award for Technological Innovation for Paul Wells

25 Feb 2019
Paul Wells has been awarded prestigious recognition by the Goldsmiths' Craft and Design Council for his innovative development of Curved Score Folding. Five of his pieces are on show at Goldsmiths' Hall until 1st March 2019.

Paul Wells' jewellery exhibited in Brazil

04 Jun 2018
Several jewellery objects made by Paul Wells were included in the exhibition 'Insects' at Galeria Alice Floriano in Porto Alegre, Brazil.

Available for commissions

Yes

Portfolio

Jewellery

Disciplines Jewellery, Design
Materials Precious metal

Copper Forms

Disciplines Metal work, Silversmithing
Materials Metal

Insects

Disciplines Jewellery, Silversmithing, Metal work, Design
Materials Metal
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