Katie Watson is a silversmith and jeweller who specialises in chasing and repoussé. Having held a keen passion for painting since she was young, Katie decided to channel her creative energy through a craft that is a bridge between art and design. She graduated from The Glasgow School of Art in Jewellery and Silversmithing in 2018 and continued her creative journey from a studio in Edinburgh as a graduate in residence. Then moving to Bishopsland Educational Trust where she learnt new skills and created pieces in the idyllic Oxfordshire countryside (2019-21).
Katie’s work has been exhibited widely, in Edinburgh, London and Netherlands amongst other places. She has won many accolades including the ‘New Maker’ Award at Elements 2019 and first prize for a dish design from the Art Society of Chilton Hills.