About Launched in 1988 by Anton Pruden and Rebecca Smith, the Pruden and Smith workshop and gallery has spent the last three decades curating an award-winning reputation in the village of Ditchling. Anton Pruden is an experienced Silversmith. He trained in Gloucestershire, where his work combined traditional craftsmanship with that of contemporary art and design. Rebecca Smith originally trained as fine artist and offers a specialist design service. Her work in the redesign 'a precious legacy' service produces stunning new pieces from existing jewellery.