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 Brian Holland at Studiopottery.co.uk

Brian Holland

Ceramics by David Melville at Studiopottery.co.uk

David Melville

Upcoming events

Open weekend - David Melville at Open Studio, David Melville 11th - 12th November 2017 A chance to meet the potter and see where he works and buy pots direct. 
Made by Hand in Cardiff at City Hall, Cardiff 3rd - 5th November 2017 Mixed show with over 140 makers, including a number of well known ceramicists. 
Farnham Festival of Crafts - with ceramics at Farnham Maltings 28th - 29th October 2017 Includes ceramics from Rose Dickinson.
Ceramica at RIBA North 28th October to 10th February, 2018 On Saturday 28 October RIBA North, the RIBA's new national architecture centre on the Liverpool Waterfront, opens its second exhibition, Ceramica, showcasing the future use of ceramics and technology in architecture.

Recently added Courses

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. 
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!
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
Celia Allen - Animal Sculpture at West Dean - 22nd - 25th September 2017
Animal Sculpture

Kigbeare Studios and Gallery Courses 2014


Kigbeare offer a number and variety of excellent courses throughout each year. A sample is shownwhich are available in the rest of 2014. it is worth contacting Maddy for details of next years courses!


Svend Bayer

SVEND BAYER 3-DAY WORKSHOPS 2014 – LAST ONE THIS YEAR!   Svend Bayer will be holding THE FINAL three day throwing workshop on the 24th to 26th October 2014 (Friday to Sunday). If you are interested, please email your details to maddycarra@gmail.com  to reserve your place.

Brian Dickenson – Next Saturday all-day throwing workshop 18th October 2014

Brian Dickinson

The dates for the next workshops are: October 18th and November 22nd

The workshops run from 9.30 am to 5pm, in the fully fitted pottery at Kigbeare, where everyone has their own workstation and a full set of tools and plenty of clay.  Suitable for beginners and intermediates to hone their skills so if you are interested, please contact       maddycarra@gmail.com.

Bethan Jones Saturday morning throwing workshops : Oct & Nov

Saturday morning throwing workshops :  9.30am – 1.30pm. Dates: 11 October and 15 November 2014
Bethan Jones is now running Saturday morning throwing workshopss. These classes are ideal for beginners but offer the opportunity for students of all levels to improve their skills and techniques in throwing. The classes focus on learning the basics in creating wheel-thrown work, along with other related skills, such as clay preparation, turning, handling, and glazing.   To reserve your place, email maddycarra@gmail.com

One-to-one classes:
Bethan also teaches on a one to one basis during the day.  If you are interested, please contact her onbethanjonesceramics@gmail.com
Location: Kigbeare Studios & Gallery, Southcott, Okehampton, Devon EX20 4NL Tel: 07763 542 474 or Email: steve@kigbeare.co.uk
Well worth a visit for the Open studios as well! – 29 and 30 November 2014 – 10.00am to 5.00pm


Posted on October 10 2014 under News for Makers, Pottery and Ceramic Course News.