About the owl Sterling is inspired by The Silver Shop of Bath and it’s history as an independent jewellers. Sterling is painted silver and covered in silver hallmarks, with each hallmark design indicating something different about the silver’s origins. These marks highlight the beauty of their design and make Sterling appear especially grand and important. Artist Kat Thomas also designed some of her own hallmarks inspired by Bath and it’s rich history to emphasise Sterling’s and the shop’s link to this historic city.
About the sponsor An independent Jewellery & Gift Shop established in 1952, selling Bath’s largest choice of silver jewellery and a great choice of beautiful gifts.
About the artist Kat Thomas is a second year illustration animation student studying at Kingston School of Art. She loves drawing and using it to explore historical ideas and connections and has designed a series of cards for sale at the Silver Shop. Open for commissions.
Where? The Silver Shop, 25 Union Passage, Bath, BA1 1RD. Monday to Saturday 9:00 – 17:30. Sunday 11:00 – 16:30