Karin Paynter is an award-winning Royal College of Art trained designer, specialising in commercial jewellery design, copywriting, events, graphics and website design. She is a member of the Livery of the Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths and a Freeman of the City of London and Silver Adviser to London Craft Week.
Recent clients include the Serpentine Gallery, the Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths and the North East Atlantic Fisheries Commission.
Founding Committee Member and Creative Director of ERA 50:50, a campaign to create gender balance on British screen and stage fast gaining international attention and designed the badge that has been bought by over 4000 members of the entertainment industry and is supported by Emma Thompson and the Mayor of London.
Directed Silver Speaks campaign to put contemporary silver in the public spotlight, created for leading silversmithing association Contemporary British Silversmiths and supported by the Goldsmiths’ Company in partnership with the V&A Museum, the Arts Council, London Craft Week, the London Design Festival and the Royal College of Art.