Rim of blue-transfer print plate: By Shakira Campbell and Kassondra Gordon

Blue transfer print began it England in 1756. It became very popular in the 19th century and is still popular today.  Blue transfer print designs were inspired from China, Italy, England, and India. Popular designs on blue transfer prints were flowers on the border and a picture in the center  Some makers of the blue transfer prints included John Jackson and John Thomson. In addition, blue transfer print was made from porcelain.