Meet the Crafted family


<b>Julian Boswell, BA BArch MSc</b>

Julian Boswell, BA BArch MSc

Founder, Managing Director

Julian is a leading specialist architect with over 30 years experience in the field.

Julian specialises in sympathetic architectural design, taking particular pleasure in working on projects that require an awareness and high level of sensitivity to design.

Working on listed buildings, or those of a similar nature has enabled Julian to gain a great deal of knowledge on negotiating planning and developing solutions that allow innovative, modern outcomes without jeopardising a buildings character or history.

Julian has been Chair of Southampton Design Advisory Panel since 2013 and is often asked to speak at design and architecture events.

Outside of architecture, Julian enjoys spending time with his wife and four children. He can at times be found on the golf course, however his ability at golf is a lighthearted subject of humor for the family.


Jessica Kemp <b>BAHons, MArch </b>

Jessica Kemp BAHons, MArch

Architectural Assistant

Jess has been with Crafted Architects since 2014, and since joining has become a key member of the crafted team.

Jess has a keen eye for detail, and as such has developed a high level of skill in all areas of the design process, from feasibility studies and site appraisals to concept designs and material prep. Jess will readily throw herself into a difficult task and work until the solution is found, experimenting with a wide variety of design ideas to achieve a solution.

Outside of the design room, Jess is an active member of a local riding club and has a horse called Roy. In addition to this, Jess is passionate about animal welfare and has supported 'The Brooke' for the past seven years.

Luke Kane,<b> MCIAT</b>

Luke Kane, MCIAT

Technical Specialist

Luke is a specialist within design programs, with particular strength in 3D designs.

Luke's attention to details and drive for perfection when working on a project enables him to deliver technical work of the very highest standard which can often make life a lot easier for clients when decisions need to be made.

When away from the computer, Luke enjoys trips to the pub, a good pie and spending time watching American Football with friends.

Sam Marchant <b>BMus (Hons)</b>

Sam Marchant BMus (Hons)

Marketing Manager

Sam is a social media and digital marketing expert and has been working with the Crafted team since inception to ensure the brand is truly reflective of who we are.

With over six years’ experience, Sam’s background lies in developing innovative and niche companies across multiple sectors, all of which have a clear social purpose and an interesting story to tell. Sam revels at discovering a brand’s potential and transforming the narrative into clear and relatable content.

Sam’s role at Crafted includes working with the team and all stakeholders to unlock and promote the Crafted brand, whilst also making connections with existing and new clients to ensure they know how Crafted can deliver a truly unique design solution.

Outside of work, Sam loves to spend his time cooking Italian food for him and his fiancé– and eating more than he should! He is also currently doing up his Edwardian house which is developing his none-existent DIY skills.


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