The Craft Museum of Finland in Jyvaskyla, Finland
22nd December 2007 – 1st March 2008
International Women’s Day 2008
Showcased with Pauline Hughes Ceramicist
Friday 7th March 2008 - 9.30pm till 4.00pm
Held at ICDC, Edge Lane, Liverpool, Merseyside.
DESIGN SHOW LIVERPOOL 19-22 June 2008
At this exciting capital of culture event I will be showing several new collections, a particular feature will be my city series panels.The Design Show Liverpool is set to become an important event in the international design calendar. It will be a unique opportunity for the public to browse and buy from over 150 selected designers, who represent the best in regional, national and international design and contemporary fashion. Open to the public, trade buyers and collectors, visitors will be able to see a fantastic range of innovative work, commission unique pieces for indoors and outdoors, and shop for functional items with a twist – from furniture, glass, ceramics, lighting and eco-design to garden products, clothing, jewellery and fashion accessories. For more information http://www.designshowliverpool.com/exhibit/
Design Initiative @ The Bleach House Gallery, Cumbria
3 June to 19 July 2008.
This exhibition is to show, by means of exhibits from a range of Design Initiative members, the influences behind producing a piece of work.
I am a selected artist in the MJMAN satellite exhibition " 8 for 08 " which is on display at FACT Liverpool, commencing on the 20th of September.The exhibition coincides with the Liverpool Biennial and is a showcase of just eight selected pieces from eight makers.
The display promotes the forthcoming MJMAN Sparkle08 show in December.
"Winter Landscape" - Panel 15x15cm - Copyright Ruth Ball 2008
MJMAN Sparkle 08
ONE DAY WORKSHOPS
July - Invited tutor Guild Workshops @ Merchant Taylors High School Liverpool - Painted Tech
September - Guild of Enamellers Workshop - Shrewsbury Guild Studio - Cloisonne techniques