Set of Four Georgiana Mugs I

John Wheeldon
£220
Set of four Georgiana Mugs by John Wheeldon. A collection of elegantly designed handled mugs in Bramley Green, Jacqui’s Pink, Cream & Citrus Yellow, inspired be early 19th Century serveware.
Set of four Georgiana Mugs by John Wheeldon, inspired by traditional 18th century creamware designs. John has manufactured his own tools based on examples of those typically used in Britain at that time. The imprint of his roulette wheel creates the collection’s signature design motif.
Material: Earthenware & stoneware
Dimensions: Height: 8cm, Width: 8.5cm (each)
Care Instructions: Dishwasher safe.
Made to order (6-8 weeks)

Process

John throws the main body of the mugs on the wheel, then creates the handles using ceramic extrusions. Each mug is bisque fired to 1120°C and decorated with transparent lead-free glaze, which has been hand-mixed with blends of coloured stains.
Set of Four Georgiana Mugs I
The Maker John Wheeldon Ceramicist - East Midlands

Creating tableware that contemporises traditional 18th century creamware designs, Derbyshire-based ceramicist John Wheeldon draws inspiration from early pioneers in the field, such as Josiah Wedgewood, Thomas Whieldon and William Greatbach. To decorate his work, John has manufactured his own specialist tools, such as roulettes and handle dies, based on examples found in museums originating from the 1700s.