Jana Reinhardt is a qualified master goldsmith. She completed an apprenticeship and a design & master goldsmithing qualification coming top of her class in both. Her partner Ross Cutting graduated from the John Cass University with a degree in jewellery, silversmithing & allied crafts. Both have been full time goldsmiths for 15 years.
Jana Reinhardt Jewellery has picked up a few awards and nominations over the last few years. Here's a bit about some of them:
The UK Jewellery Awards is the Oscars of the jewellery industry. This years black tie event is being held at the National History Museum in London and Jana Reinhardt Jewellery is a finalist in the category of "Etailor of the Year".
In 2008 Jana was shortlisted for "Young Designer of the Year".
The Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths, more commonly known as the Goldsmiths’ Company, is one of the Twelve Great Livery Companies of the City of London and received its first royal charter in 1327. Every year the Company hosts the Goldsmiths Craft & Design Awards and receives entries from the crème de la crème of the jewellery and silversmithing talent in the UK. Jana entered her “Roller Bangle” which is fabricated from sterling silver sheet and completed with hematite beads. She was subsequently invited to Goldsmith’s Hall to receive her Silver Award in the category 3D Design - Fine Jewellery.
The prestigious Zeichenakademie, Hanau is one of the oldest goldsmith training centers in Europe and counts amongst its alumni Christian Dell and Charles Peter Faberge.In 2007 Jana was selected along with a handful of other graduates for “producing the most outstanding work seen in nearly a decade at the academy”