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 John Calver at Studiopottery.co.uk

John Calver

Ceramics by Jane Wheeler at Studiopottery.co.uk

Jane Wheeler

Upcoming events

Auction - Cheshire at Adam Partridge Auctioneers 13th October 2017 Inviting entries until 18 September
Grassifair at GRASSI Museum 20th - 22nd October 2017 Martin Schlotz will be showing
Into the Forest - Paul Smith Sculpture at Cambridge Contemporary Art 7th - 29th October 2017 Paul Smith new work (also the painter Flora McLachlan)
In the Forest - Exhibition with Paul Smith at Cambridge Contemporary Art 7th - 29th October 2017  Flora McLachlan (etchings )and Paul Smith (ceramic sculpture)

Recently added Courses

Adult Summer Pottery Course with Mohamed Hamid - 28th August to 1st September, 2017
Hand building, throwing and decorating techniques! (previous week Fully booked!)
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
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.
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. 

2nd Cumbrian Ceramics exhibition: 18 November 2017 – 10th January 2018

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This second Cumbrian Ceramics exhibition is again the largest collection of Cumbrian potters and ceramicists that has ever been put together. It is representative of many of the professional potters in Cumbria today, many with national and international reputations and also includes work by some of the newest ceramicists in the County.  To date there are over 35 confirmed participants whose work ranges from sculptural to domestic pottery.

The exhibition will run from the 19th November to the 10th January.  The preview will be on the 18th November and include a fund raising event     (empty bowls donated by the potters to be filled with either soup or sweet and a silent auction of donated pots/ceramics) in aid of Mary’s Meals.

Among the potters represented are – Roger Lewis, Annie Peaker, James Hake, Maggie Angus Berkowitz, Rebecca Callis, Syl Macro, Mary Chapplehow, Gwen Bainbridge, John Kershaw, Chris Barnes.

For more information Bob Park can be contacted on 017684 83985 or bob@bobpark.co.uk

34.1 James Hake. Thrown and squared vase 24 cm.  Nuka glaze with circle motif 35 Joan hardie 5243 Bob Park Extruded vase 5 chris_barnes_pot_2a

Clockwise from top: James Hake, Joan Hardie, Bob Park, Chris Barnes


Posted on September 7 2017 under Event Previews, News about Makers, News for Makers.