Welcome - This is a Social Enterprise Business It aims to help potters and ceramic artists to become better known, to sell their work, to fill their courses and to provide a window into this fantastic world of 3D art!

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Work for Sale

Ceramics by Emma Johnstone at Studiopottery.co.uk

Emma Johnstone

Ceramics by Janet Halligan at Studiopottery.co.uk

Janet Halligan

Upcoming events

December Introductions of ceramicists at Craft Centre & Design Gallery Leeds 1st - 31st December 2015 Louise Darby and Paul Young
Cockpit Arts Open Studios at Cockpit Arts - Deptford 3rd - 6th December 2015 Bi-annual Open Studios event - a rare opportunity for visitors to see behind the scenes and meet some 170 makers including ceramicists
THE ART OF FIRING at Sculpt Gallery, The 5th - 22nd December 2015 Private View: Sat 5 December, 11am - 4pm, with mulled wine and mince pies. 
Usch Spettigue - Open Studio at Open Studio - Rectory Cottage 28th November to 6th December, 2015 New Porcelain Pots - plus an Opportunity to meet Usch and buy new work from her studio. Note: Only the two weekends

Recently added Courses

Throwing Day Course for Beginners/Intermediates in Mid Wales - Alex Allpress - 9th January to 27th November, 2016
Potter's Wheel Day or Weekend Workshops. Spend a relaxing day or weekend making pots on the potter's wheel.
Glaze making and surface explorations: Jim Robison - 22nd - 27th May 2016
Informative lectures followed by practical experience of mixing raw materials into slips and glazes.
Hey Clay Drop in Session Sarah Villeneau - 4th December 2015 - 27th May 2016
Hey Clay! Free drop-in making session on the 4th December
Porcelain Lanterns, Alison Graham - 22nd November 2015 - 27th May 2016
This full day workshop £60, limited spaces. 11am - 5pm (with 1 hr lunch break 1.30-2.30pm)

HEY CLAY! AT LEACH POTTERY, ST IVES: 4 & 5 December 2015


Come along to the Leach Pottery in St Ives and make a clay character either in one of our free Read more »

FREE morning workshop! 5.12.2015 Wiltshire England


DUE TO THE POPULARITY OF THE BBC2 ‘POTTERY THROW DOWN SERIES’ Ceramic studios up and down the UK have been invited by the Crafts Council to join them in opening their doors and welcoming visitors to get involved with clay. Read more »

London potters: “Where to Pot in London” guide is now available


Download London Potters Guide (Last updated in August 2015) and find out about courses, open access studios, membership facilities, individual potters courses, etc. Click here to download Read more »

London Potters Annual Exhibition at the Morley Gallery: 11-25 November 2015


The London Potters Annual exhibition at the Morley Gallery is the show to visit if you are Read more »

Christmas Candles for Refugees at the Bath Abbey


Gary has been working lately on a new body of work. Drawing on the candle as an international symbol of peace, faith and hope, these Read more »



Get creative with clay this December – A Craft Council Initiative Read more »

Rare £92k Hans Coper bowl at risk of leaving UK


Don’t let this beautiful bird bowl fly the nest: Ed Vaizey places temporary export bar on 1950′s Hans Coper bowl Read more »

Obituary: Alan Firth, 1934-2015/Sale of collection


Alan  Firth together with his wife Pat (1934-2012)  were collectors well known to many in the studio pottery world. THEIR RARE COLLECTION INCLUDED 21 PIECES BY HANS COPER AND SOLD FOR £990,000 Read more »

Innovations in Ceramic Art: Cambridge 10-11 October 2015


Innovations in Ceramic Art will feature work by nearly 50 artists. There will also be a programme of talks by leading ceramicists, including Wally Keeler, Kate Malone Read more »

Clay Countdown; BCB Opening Weekend and Festival Travel: 26/27 September 2015

bcbWith only 7 days until the doors to the original Spode Factory site open for BCB 2015, the festival team is busy with installing Read more »