Mary-Rose Young

Mary-Rose Young

Mary Rose Young was born near London in 1958. She studied ceramics at art college in Wolverhampton. Her first piece of her work to be featured in a magazine was a ceramic filofax. After leaving art college, she developed an interest in producing items using a potters wheel. Applying the bright colour she had used earlier onto her newly thrown pots.

Working from home, she began selling pottery pieces from a barrow at the Dockside Arts Centre, in Bristol, from about 1985. Her earliest designs included the humorous 'frantic chicken' and a rose motif which seemed appropriate next to her name. The roses began to grow in a three-dimensional form on the rims of vases and on the handles of mugs, and she called the look 'Rose Encrusted'.

In 1986 production moved to a small pottery in the village of Parkend. Early recognition of her work at this time came in the form of a magazine article for South West Arts, an interview with Jan Leeming for TV, and acceptance by the Crafts Council for her application to exhibit at the Chelsea Crafts Fair.

In 1990 she relocated to Oak House, on the edge of Parkend, which she decorated in vivid colours to reflect her style. This attracted interior design magazines Metropolitan Home, World of Interiors, Elle Decoration, and others to publish features on Young and her home.

In 2007 she attracted new media attention after Ozzy Osbourne's Mary Rose Young teacup and saucer fetched $1,650.00 in a charity auction of his possessions.

Mary Rose Young's studio is now located in the Forest of Dean.



Mary-Rose Young - Vase

Vase

£208

Mary-Rose Young - Green and Orange Plate

Green and Orange Plate

Ceramic

£120

Mary-Rose Young - Little Strawberry Pot

Little Strawberry Pot

Ceramic

£117

Mary-Rose Young - Rose Edged Cocktail Dish

Rose Edged Cocktail Dish

Ceramic

£117

Mary-Rose Young - Creamer Jug

Creamer Jug

Ceramic

£84

Mary-Rose Young - Tiny Beaded Bowl

Tiny Beaded Bowl

Ceramic

£70

Mary-Rose Young - Noodle Bowl

Noodle Bowl

Ceramic

£63

Mary-Rose Young - Large Mug

Large Mug

£51

Mary-Rose Young - Large Mug

Large Mug

Ceramic

£51

Mary-Rose Young - Large Mug

Large Mug

£51

Mary-Rose Young - Large Mug

Large Mug

£51

Mary-Rose Young - Large Mug

Large Mug

£51

Mary-Rose Young - Large Mug

Large Mug

£51

Mary-Rose Young - Bowl

Bowl

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Bowl

Bowl

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Candy Dish

Candy Dish

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Mary-Rose Young - Candy Dish

Candy Dish

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Mary-Rose Young - Cocktail Piece

Cocktail Piece

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Creamer Jug

Creamer Jug

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Crown Candleholder

Crown Candleholder

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Crown Candleholder

Crown Candleholder

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Crown Candleholder

Crown Candleholder

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Crown Candleholder

Crown Candleholder

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Egg Cup

Egg Cup

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Egg Cup

Egg Cup

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Large Mug

Large Mug

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Mary-Rose Young - Large Mug

Large Mug

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Mary-Rose Young - Large Mug

Large Mug

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Mary-Rose Young - Large Mug

Large Mug

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Mary-Rose Young - Large Mug

Large Mug

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Mary-Rose Young - Large Rose Mug

Large Rose Mug

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Large Rose Mug

Large Rose Mug

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Large Striped Mug

Large Striped Mug

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Mug

Mug

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Mug

Mug

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Noodle Bowl

Noodle Bowl

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Noodle Bowl

Noodle Bowl

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Pasta Bowl

Pasta Bowl

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Mary-Rose Young - Pasta Bowl

Pasta Bowl

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Mary-Rose Young - Punch Bowl

Punch Bowl

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Sugar Bowl

Sugar Bowl

Ceramic

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Mary-Rose Young - Tea Pot

Tea Pot

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