Pewter Live

Pewter Live’s mission is to encourage innovation in design in order to exploit pewter to its fullest potential.
The aim of the competition is to bring pewter alive; Every year, a tremendous effort and enthusiasm goes into both the students and open competition. Entrants are asked to demonstrate an understanding of pewter’s inherent qualities, its appeal and relevance to contemporary consumers of all ages and tastes.

The Theme

Pewter Live 2022 theme is Freedom

The interpretation of this concept was entirely down to the entrants’ inspiration and creativity.
Browse the competition to explore exciting and innovative work of both students and established designers.

Pewter Live 2022 Prizes

First prize Open Competition: £500

The Best In Show prize: The Pewterers Award and £750

The Targett Award for students: £1,000 sponsored by the Targett Family

The Neish Memorial Award for Open and Students Competition : £1,000 sponsored by Patricia Neish

Student Competition: First Prize £500 / Runner up £250

City and Guilds learner prize: £300

The prizes will be presented on 19 May 2022 at a prestigious Pewter Live reception attended by top designers, retail buyers and City of London dignitaries.