2012 – 2014. Ma Studio Ceramics: methodologies and practice, at University of Loughborough. Passed with distinction October 2014.
2006 -2009. BA Hons. Craft at the University of Derby, graduating with 1st class Hons. Degree.
Additional modules followed from the Diploma in Ceramics on the Learn through Work programme at University of Derby.
2004-2006. Foundation in Art at University of Derby
1996. Awarded a Diploma in garden Design from Broomfield College, Derbyshire
Selected Exhibitions in the last Year:
2016 ‘Made By hand’ Kew October
2016 Craft London Jan
2016 Potfest in the park Penrith July
2016 Art in Clay Hatfield August
2016 Art in Clay Farnham November
2016 Art in Action. July
2016 Rufford ‘Earth and Fire’. June
2016 Wirksworth Festival September
2016 Art Market York Sept
2017 Wirksworth Festival September
2017 Melbourne Festival September
2017 ‘Lustre’ Lakeside Gallery Nottingham. November
Joseph Wrights College Learn for Leisure Pottery Beginners and Advanced Courses January 2016
Mary Johnson makes slip decorated earthenware ceramics at her studio in Derby.
This hand made pottery uses traditional craft skills, applied in contemporary and unusual ways.
I am teaching new adult leisure classes in ceramics. Pottery for beginners and improves, at Joseph Wright college in Derby. The class runs on Thursday evenings from 6.00 - 8.00 pm. Contact the college for enrolment if you want to join in. It is fun class with no assessments or pressure, just time to play with clay.