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!

New Members

Work for Sale

Ceramics by Catherine Portal at Studiopottery.co.uk

Catherine Portal

Ceramics by Alan Birchall at Studiopottery.co.uk

Alan Birchall

Upcoming events

Melbourne Festival Art Trail at Melbourne Festival 13th - 14th September 2014 A weekend Art Trail around the village of Melbourne, South Derbyshire
Art Festival - Ailsa Nicholson ceramic art at Staithes Festival 13th - 14th September 2014 Includes work from Ailsa Nicholson
Panorama - ceramic event/market at Panorama 6th - 7th September 2014 Over 80 participants from Switzerland and Europe will be presented right on the lake of Murten/Switzerland. (More details later)
hArt-Hereford Art Week - Ceramics at Open Studio - Bridget Drakeford 6th - 14th September 2014 A chance to meet Bridget at her studio and to buy new work

Recently added Courses

Expressing Essence in Ceramic Form - Antonia Salmon - 9th - 13th November 2014
Antonia Salmon - exploring the essence of clay forms that you create. Ref: 4D 4977. suitable for all levels
Seymour Road Studios - Weekly Pottery courses - Fran Tristram - 8th September to 3rd December, 2014
Master all the hand-building techniques making pots by pinching, coiling and slab-building, together with introduction to decoration techniques using texture, slips, oxides and glazes.
Advanced Raku Workshop with John Evans - 5th - 8th June 2015
The ĎAdvanced' workshop for those familiar with burnishing and the use of Terra Sig incorporates a wide range of  fuming and smoking techniques (including a pit-fire)  and will be over the Spring Bank Holiday weekend. Book early Fills up very quickly! 
John Evans - Original Alternative Raku Workshop - Sussex - 22nd - 25th May 2015
The 'Original' workshop course will include the use of burnishing and terra sigillata to provide the smooth and polished surface ideal for these 'naked clay' techniques. There will be tips on how to make work for successful firing, how to achieve those solid blacks and whites and the use of colour in naked raku.

15th Art in Clay at Farnham – 19 – 20 November 2011

This Pottery & Ceramics show will, once again be held at the Farnham Maltings, Farnham, Surrey. There will be a range of work from newly qualified artists working in clay to potters with many years of creative work behind them. From animal sculptures and circus clowns to kitchen and garden pots with a variety in between to interest any one that enjoys skilfully crafted objects.

Niek Hoogland, Pim van Huisselling and Dorte Ahrenkiel, will be coming over from Holland along with Francoise Dufayard from France. Mary Rich, Peter Beard, Peter Starkey, Guy Routledge, Jonathan Garratt, Jenny  Beavan, Nicola and Tony Theakston are just a few of the 60 + makers attending.

Katie Smith, Anna Hunt, Marshall Colman and Jane Sleator are part of this years Newcomers. Come along and support the next generation and be rewarded by the creativity and skill on display.

With such a strong emphasis on homes and interiors we are looking forward to welcoming not only collectors and enthusiasts, who know to expect vibrant, high quality work, but also people looking to buy something different for themselves or their friends and family this Christmas.

SPECIAL OFFER:- 2 for 1 admission for Studio Pottery followers. Bring  a copy of the page or contact Andy on andymcinnes1@yahoo.co.uk  0115-9873966.

Time: Saturday 10am to 5pm & Sunday 10am to 4.30pm. Adults £5.00. Seniors £4.50. Children up to 15 years free.


Posted on November 12 2011 under Event Previews.