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Work for Sale

Ceramics by Paul Smith at Studiopottery.co.uk

Paul Smith

Ceramics by Janet Halligan at Studiopottery.co.uk

Janet Halligan

Upcoming events

Form and Texture - Rachel Wood at Contemporary Ceramics Centre 10th August to 2nd September, 2017 Rachel Wood in London with new work
Philip Eglin at Scottish Gallery 3rd August to 2nd September, 2017
Master Awakened - Rupert Spira at Spineto Abbey 19th - 26th August 2017
Colourful Sculpture - Patricia Volk at Chapel Gallery, The (Gloucestershire) 26th July to 27th August, 2017 PV on 26 July form 6.30 to 8.00pm - request invite.

Recently added Courses

Residential Pottery Courses in France with Sylph Baier - 14th May to 14th October, 2017
It is mainly throwing based and would suit students with some throwing experience but other techniques can also be covered as well as glazing and firing in electric and gas reduction kiln
Animal Sculpting With Celia Allen - 8th - 10th September 2017
Learn how to sculpt animals of various forms, with a possible Raku firing day to finish
Lindy Barletta weekday Courses in East Sheen - 13th April to 20th December, 2017
Studio Pottery Making techniques: A terms course covers a project in each - pinching, coiling, slab building and throwing.
Slip Decorating With Richard Wilson - 23rd - 25th June 2017
Students will be throwing or press moulding forms to decorate with slips.

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Yorkshire Artspace Starter Studio Programme for Ceramicists: 2017

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Are you an ambitious ceramicist in need of a supportive programme offering workspace, equipment, technical & mentor support, business advice plus commission and exhibition opportunities? Our Starter Studio Programme for early career ceramicists could be for you.
Designed to provide start-up support for designer makers at an early career stage, the two-year programme is delivered from a large, purpose built and eco-designed studio at Manor Oaks, Sheffield.

Key Features of the 2 year programme include:

•    24/7 access to shared fully equipped studio space @ £120 per month
•    Access to technical and mentor support
•    Business advice and support
•    Bursary to undertake online training via The Design Trust
•    Exhibition and commission opportunities
•    20% discount on regular studio rental for 2 years from completion of the programme (subject to studio availability)

Makers on the programme will have access to the ‘All Fired Up’ Commission, a partnership with Museums Sheffield and South Yorkshire Housing Association with materials kindly donated by PotClays Ltd. This awards up to two second year participants on the programme the opportunity to make new work both for a community and a gallery setting.

The eco-designed studios at Manor Oaks are home to a small, thriving community of craft practitioners, approximately two miles from Sheffield City Centre and located on the site of a historic 16th Century deer park.

The deadline for applications is 9am, Monday 10th April, with the programme set to commence first week in October 2017. We’re able to offer places to two new makers each year and advise potential applicants to visit the Starter Studio workshop at Manor Oaks. If you’d like further information or would like to apply click here.

Sheffield is a great place to live and get your creative career started; click here to find out more. If you would like any further information or want to arrange a visit, please don’t hesitate to contact me.
Rachael Dodd
Programme Manager
rachael@artspace.org.uk
0114 2761769


Posted on February 17 2017 under News for Makers, Pottery and Ceramic Course News.