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Work for Sale

Ceramics by Eddie Curtis at Studiopottery.co.uk

Eddie Curtis

Ceramics by Jane Wheeler at Studiopottery.co.uk

Jane Wheeler

Upcoming events

British Craft Trade Fair (London) at Old Truman Brewery, The 10th - 12th September 2017 trade Fair representing British Designer Makers
Sussex Guild Craft Show - includes Ceramics at Pashley Manor Gardens 26th - 28th August 2017 This will be The Sussex Guild's 14th year at Pashley and the craft show will be situated in a large marquee in front of the Manor House. The show will feature about fifty exhibitors including ceramics
Art Festival - Ailsa Nicholson ceramic art at Staithes Festival 9th - 10th September 2017 Includes work from Brian Holland
Marks in the Landscape at Lingwood Samuel Gallery 16th September to 31st October, 2017 New work from Norman Yap (check end dates before going as currently might vary)

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
CHILDREN'S SUMMER POTTERY WEEK in East Sussex - 7th - 10th August 2017
Have fun and get messy discovering a variety of hand building, throwing and decorating techniques!
Experimental Ceramic Workshop - Claire Ireland - 18th September to 20th November, 2017
This course will explore the use of clay in an experimental way 
Celia Allen - Animal Sculpture at West Dean - 22nd - 25th September 2017
Animal Sculpture

Claire Ireland – Experimental Ceramic Workshop: starts 18 September 2017

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Due to the demand for additional places in my ceramic classes I am pleased to offer a new ten week course at the Museum where my studio is based – starting Monday 18th September 2017. Note: Best to book early as demand will be high!

This course will explore the use of clay in an experimental way, using a variety of hand building and mould making techniques. Looking at how to achieve a variety of surfaces, exploring texture, colour and glaze with an emphasis on test pieces within the making.

There will be an opportunity to work with paper clay as part of this process, working on personal design projects; supporting the development of individual ideas. Students will be encouraged to use sketchbooks for their research and to document all experiments and tests

Times: Monday 10.00 – 1.00 for 10 weeks starting on 18 September 2017

Fee: £350.00 (Includes cost of clay and firings)

Level: for makers who want to expand on their skills and are working towards independent practice

For more details and to book:  contact Claire at www.claireirelandceramics.com

Location: London Museum of Water and Steam, Green Dragon Lane, Brentford, Middlesex. TW8 0EN

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Posted on June 8 2017 under News for Makers, Pottery and Ceramic Course News.