Beth Johnson Ceramics showcase at Manchester Art Gallery – Selfies!

Beth Johnson Ceramics showcase at Manchester Art Gallery – Selfies!

My wonderful friends popped into Manchester Art Gallery and took this photograph of themselves stood in front of my ceramics – what a lovely surprise when it appeared on Facebook! The showcase of my tableware designs will be in the … Continue reading

Mold making for porcelain ceramics

Mold making for porcelain ceramics

They say that it is what is on the inside that counts, but I’m pretty happy with how smart this mold looks from the outside! This is a mold for a salt shaker, and I am looking forward to trying … Continue reading

Donna Wilson answers questions about her creative business

Manchester Art Gallery and Krispy Kreme

Manchester Art Gallery and Krispy Kreme

This picture is of my husband today when he saw the showcase of my designs in Manchester Art Gallery for the first time, what a sweetie. It’s great to have such a supportive other half. We went for Krispy Kreme … Continue reading

New workshop and new books!

New workshop and new books!

I’m very excited to have set up my workspace. All tools and materials in and ready to go! I enjoyed working with porcelain for the first time last week. I’ve cast with a semi-porcelain slip before but never the real … Continue reading

‘Going Freelance’ MMU Centre For Enterprise

‘Going Freelance’ MMU Centre For Enterprise

Today I was a guest speaker at ‘Going Freelance’. A course that encourages and equips budding entrepreneurs, run by the MMU Centre For Enteprise. I took part in a Q&A alongside Heather Linnitt who runs Eclectic Chair – visit her site … Continue reading

Favela Painting, Brazil

Favela Painting, Brazil

Favela Painting, Brazil The most incredible street art project! What great colours!

MMU Originals prize winner 2013 – Beth Johnson Ceramics!

At the Degree Show this year at Manchester School of Art I was presented with two awards! One of which was the honour of being selected to have a personal profile on the MMU Originals website.

“The concept behind the MMU Originals online shop is to promote the talent and skills of our alumni (and thereby the Manchester School of Art) to the outside world – while also giving some added publicity on the MMU website to selected alumni.”

And the page is now live!!

Take a look…  (Click the image below)

Beth Johnson Ceramics 2013

P.S – I’ll leave the information of my second prize for another blog entry.. (or you could check my previous blog entries if you’re curious)

Manchester Art Gallery’s 21st Century Showcase this year presents… Beth Johnson Ceramics!

Manchester Art Gallery

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Exciting news!… My ceramic designs are now exhibited in Manchester Art Gallery, in the 21st Century Showcase. The showcase includes some examples of my tests to give you an insight into the making process of my ceramics. If you get chance to check it out do please leave a comment to let me know, and tell me what you think.

Thanks to Janet Boston for this fantastic opportunity.

http://www.manchestergalleries.org/planning-your-visit/

Testing the functionality of my tableware designs

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