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Work for Sale

Ceramics by David Melville at Studiopottery.co.uk

David Melville

Ceramics by Ursula Waechter at Studiopottery.co.uk

Ursula Waechter

Upcoming events

Gareth Edwards RWA with ceramics by Gabriele Koch: After the Rain at David Simon Contemporary 3rd - 27th November 2017 New work by Gabriele Koch
Midlands Potters Association demonstration by Sue Dyer at Bannersgate Community Hall 29th October 2017 - 27th November 2017 Demonstration of porcelain slip inlay work and talk by Sue Dyer.
Featured Potters at Bevere Gallery 2nd November to 4th January, 2018 David and Margaret Frith, Claire Seneviratne, Tim Andrews, Charlotte Mary Pack
Wild Wood at Gavagan Art 21st October to 1st December, 2017 Mixed show with ceramics by Stephen Murfitt, Chris Barnes and Anna Lambert.

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
Hand Building & Smoke Firing Course at the Moulin with Frances Marr - 11th - 17th June 2017
Over the the course of the week we will explore smoke-firing techniques resulting from the interaction of clay and fire. 
Classes in Portugal - Catherine Portal - 18th - 22nd September 2017
A 5 day intensive workshop: 5 days of  'potting' with no interruptions where each one can explore their creativity through hand-building, sculpting or wheelwork and then relax round the garden table over a home-cooked lunch enjoying conversations with fellow potters.
Adult Summer Pottery Course with Mohamed Hamid - 28th August to 1st September, 2017
Hand building, throwing and decorating techniques! (previous week Fully booked!)

Courses – Residential Courses, New category

I get various good ideas from the “30 Second Survey” which is shown at the top of the home page. Over time i try and incorporate the best of these in the website, subject to cost and resource, as ever. Recently I was asked to add a category to courses for “Residential Courses”.

This has been done and while there are not many courses shown at present, there are a few – UK and elsewhere, that may be of interest.  We always welcome more course listings, but unless submitted by a Selected Member, there is a small charge. Current  Residential Courses shown are:

Raku Pottery & Sculptural Ceramics Holiday Courses :: September 17, 2012 to September 21, 2012
These courses will appeal to potters and would-be potters who would like a chance to combine intensive studio work in a delightful setting with the opportunity to explore a particularly interesting area of southern France.
August Five Day Throwing Course :: July 30, 2012 to August 03, 2012
A five day course to students serious about improving their throwing and making skills.
Five day hands-on school with John Calver :: August 13, 2012 to August 17, 2012
A 5 day residential course run by John Calver.  He will be giving group and one to one tuition
Seth Cardew – learn from a Master! :: July 15, 2012 to July 21, 2012
Courses in Wheel Thrown Pottery is also titled “The Language of Shapes”
Seth Cardew – learn from a Master! :: October 14, 2012 to October 20, 2012

Courses in Wheel Thrown Pottery is also titled “The Language of Shapes” with an option of a second week.
Creative Pottery Holidays/Breaks with Sue Ramsay-Smith :: June 19, 2012 to September 30, 2012
Explore a variety of making and decorating techniques to create unique pottery or sculptural pieces fired in an electric kiln.

Posted on June 21 2012 under Pottery and Ceramic Course News.