Jona Schilling

The 22 year-old hopes to add his contemporary ceramics to South Africa's design scene.

Jona Schilling is a 22 year-old ceramist who attended Tshwane University of Technology and graduated in 2017. He completed a fine arts course and settled on ceramics his first year of studies.

Schilling who is still growing his brand, hopes to be a contemporary ceramist within the South African design scene. He has had people from around the world interested in his work. An accomplishment for Jona was being able to work with an established company such as Doktor and Misses.

This ceramist believes it’s important to have a strong identity in the design world and to be able to gain knowledge that not only will benefit him locally, but internationally as well.