Rob Turner was born in 1951 in Hett village Co Durham. He received a BA Hons in ceramics from Camberwell School of art in 1981 and a MA in Three dimensional design at Stoke on Trent polytechnic in 1983.
He has exhibited sculptural clay and paperwork’s in galleries in England and Japan. Has designed gardens, lighting, textiles, stationary and rugs for private residences, health centres and restaurants.
His first designs for Bone china were created in 1986 when he set up his independent company, which sold exclusive designs around the world for clients including Neumann Marcus, Bergdorf Goodman, Barneys, Henry Bendell. The curse of a restless curiosity have found him on courses studying decorative paint finishes at Vauxhall college of Building, Garden design at Sparsholt collage and horticulture with the RHS.