ARTIST

John Masterton

Craft Artist

Biography

John Masterton lives and works in Hertfordshire and graduated in Ceramics from the University of Westminster in 2008. He works in porcelain, which is thrown on a wheel and finished using glazes based on traditional Chinese recipes – copper red, celadon and tenmoku. John draws inspiration from Imperial Chinese ceramics, producing pieces that are beautiful and functional. He has exhibited his range of ceramics at Emmanuel College and the ‘Art in Clay and Earth and Fire’ exhibitions. John is a selected member of Anglian Potters and the Society of Designer Craftsmen.