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 Mary Kershaw at Studiopottery.co.uk

Mary Kershaw

Ceramics by Shaun Hall at Studiopottery.co.uk

Shaun Hall

Upcoming events

The Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair at Old Granada Studios 9th - 12th October 2014 mixed fair, plenty of ceramics
YOUNG MASTERS CERAMICS PRIZE 2014 at Sphinx Fine Art 14th - 31st October 2014 The 15 ceramicists will show alongside the artists shortlisted for the Young Masters Art Prize 2014.
Bath Spa MA Show at Bath Spa University 19th - 26th September 2014 MA show includes some ceramics from Vilas Ed Silverton
Open Studio - Christine-Ann Richards at Chapel House 26th September to 5th October, 2014 Exhibition of Thrown Porcelain and Garden Ceramics as part of Somerset Arts Week. Christine-Ann will be making a large vessel during the Open Studio

Recently added Courses

David Melville and Bev Burt - ceramics workshop - 31st December to 1st January, 2015
Workshop open to all ages, making cylinders inspired by Edmund de Waal which will be displayed along with Edmund de Waal's at the exhibition.
Seymour Road Studios - Weekly Pottery courses - Fran Tristram - 8th September to 3rd December, 2014
Master all the hand-building techniques making pots by pinching, coiling and slab-building, together with introduction to decoration techniques using texture, slips, oxides and glazes.
John Evans - Original Alternative Raku Workshop - Sussex - 22nd - 25th May 2015
The 'Original' workshop course will include the use of burnishing and terra sigillata to provide the smooth and polished surface ideal for these 'naked clay' techniques. There will be tips on how to make work for successful firing, how to achieve those solid blacks and whites and the use of colour in naked raku.
Advanced Raku Workshop with John Evans - 5th - 8th June 2015
The ‘Advanced' workshop for those familiar with burnishing and the use of Terra Sig incorporates a wide range of  fuming and smoking techniques (including a pit-fire)  and will be over the Spring Bank Holiday weekend. Book early Fills up very quickly! 

Cornwall Ceramics Trail Map 2014: 13 to 27.09.2014

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A rich vein of ceramic art will be showing in Cornwall in the next few weeks. Read more »

Ceramics in the City: 18 – 21 September 2014

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This vibrant/popular annual celebration of ceramics brings together the work of 50 selected ceramicists Read more »

Peter Ilsley 1932 – 25 August 2014.

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It is with a heavy heart that I have to record that my friend Peter Ilsley died on 25 August. Read more »

David and Margaret Frith: 4 – 11 October 2014

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Exhibition at Thoresby, Nottinghamshire promoted by David Binch (Oakwood Gallery). Read more »

Save the Wedgwood Museum Campaign

With £2.74 million in public donations needed to halt the sale of the 18th century collection, the battle Read more »

Clay 21 at Tim Andrews Gallery near Exeter, Devon: 12.09 – 05.10.2014

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Now in its 21st year this show has become a by-word for Read more »

CULTURE OF CLAY – Hunt Museum – Limerick: 22.08 – 12.10.2014

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Contemporary Ceramics by Graduates of the Ceramics Design Department at Limerick School of Art and Design (LIT)  Read more »

John Leach in the Somerset Levels – time for a visit?

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I visited John some weeks ago and can report that Read more »

TOUR – SW. CHINA & LAOS: 7 – 25 January 2015 with Christine-Ann Richards

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Art & Adventure are two of the strands that Christine-Ann Richards has successfully used over the years in planning her travels in China and central Asia. Read more »

Jack Troy new work

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Jack Troy has just sent me some images from Read more »