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Northern Colours: 1.10.2016 – 3.12.2016

This exhibition at Gallery Oldham showcases work by selected members of the Northern Potters Association. 

Cumbrian Ceramics Exhibition: 22.11.2016 – 8.01.2017

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This exhibition is the largest collection of Cumbrian potters and ceramicists that has ever been put together.

Shaping Ceramics: From Lucie Rie to Edmund de Waal – 10 Nov 2016 to 26 Feb 2017

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Discover the story of how Jewish ceramicists transformed British studio pottery and influenced successive generations of ceramic artists.

From Where I’m Standing: Contemporary ceramics and the Swindon collection

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Celebrating connections and contrasts between modern art and contemporary ceramics. From 21.09.2016 – 28.01.2017.

Fire It Up! Join us for a live firing event – 4.11.2016 : 18.00hours

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In celebration of Bonfire Night, the Leach Pottery team are sharing something of the excitement, fear and fun of a potter’s profession by inviting the public to a live firing of a specially constructed kiln

Boxes at the Box Gallery – October 01, 2016 – October 30, 2016

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David Wright will be showing his superb boxes at The Box Gallery, part of RopeWalk Gallery during October 2016. These boxes are complemented by hand crafted wooden lids in a range of hardwoods. They make ideal Christmas presents to stock up with!

London Sculpture Workshop seeks to set up a community ceramics hub and foundry:

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London Sculpture Workshop seeks to set up a community ceramics hub and foundry to upskill communities through material engagement and widen participation in creative learning across all demographics. (Only until 01.09.2016 to fund this project!)

Ceramic Art York, 9-11 September 2016

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Ceramic Art York is a Craft Potters Association event presented

Svend Bayer : building a kiln for teaching: Crowdfunding

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Svend Bayer wants to build a climbing kiln (Anagama) on land set aside for this purpose at

Handmade at Kew: 6 – 9 Oct 2016, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

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Handmade in Britain is returning to the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew for the second edition