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 Jane Wheeler at Studiopottery.co.uk

Jane Wheeler

Ceramics by Emma Johnstone at Studiopottery.co.uk

Emma Johnstone

Upcoming events

Little Northern Contemporary Craft Fair at Altringham Town Hall 7th May 2017 Mixed show: 40 selected designer-makers and artists
Open Up Sheffield - Brian Holland at Open studios at Persistance Works, Sheffield 29th April to 7th May, 2017 I make slab forms influenced by ancient, and industrial architecture, figurative forms exploring body language and vessels. - Brian Holland
Alvin F Irving - Open Studio at Alvin F Irving Studio 20th - 29th May 2017 Open studio on  Sat.& Sunday 20-21st and Sat.,Sun., Monday 27-29th May ONLY - in conjunction with the Lunesdale Art Trail 
Ewbanks Auction: Mary Wondrausch at Ewbank's Auction: 28th April 2017 - 29th May 2017 The Mary Wondrausch (OBE) Collection: Potter & Artist, 28th April 2017, 10:00am

Recently added Courses

Exploring the Surface - La Meridiana - Peter Beard - 9th - 15th July 2017
Creating pattern and texture at different stages in the making process - Peter Beard. Handbuilding and surface decoration. For Beginners and Advanced
Curtis Benzle - Porcelain - Colour and Light - 10th - 16th September 2017
The class is open to everyone.  While in the past we have had many exceptional artists in the class, we have also had many people with no previous experience with clay.  We will require no previous knowledge of ceramics again this year as we will be using specific techniques that do not require any "art talent". 
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. 
LeachPottery: Workshop with Jenny Beavan - 10th - 11th June 2017
This is a great opportunity for a two day workshop with Jenny Beavan

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As the popularity of handmade ceramics soars with primetime TV exposure, packed courses and record sales, the international ceramics event of the year returns…

- Ninety of the world’s most talented ceramists show and sell their work.

- Rare chance to buy unique, handmade pieces directly from the makers.

- Returning for a second year to CSM’s dramatic, light-filled atrium at Central Saint Martins, Granary Square, Kings Cross, London
Ceramic Art London (CAL), the world’s leading contemporary ceramic art fair, returns for the 13th year. Organised by the Craft Potters Association, this always popular artist-led fair showcases the work of 90 makers in the light-filled atrium of Central Saint Martins. Truly international in scope – with exhibitors from the UK, Ireland, Spain, Germany, Denmark, South Korea and Japan – the fair sees the return of renowned makers such as Akiko Hirai, Sophie Cook and James Hake, as well as first-time exhibitors and rising stars including Ben Arnup, Rachel Wood, Silke Decker, Matt Horne and Lauren Nauman.
The programme includes:
Friday 31st March: 
11.30am; Stephanie Buttle - In conversation with Duncan Hooson, BA Ceramic Design, Central Saint Martins
12.30pm; Professional Development: A guide for early career ceramists - Stuart Carey
2pm; Micro-organics:  Rob Kesseler in conversation with ceramic artists Tessa Eastman and Ikuko Iwamoto
3pm; In Search of Happiness: Barnaby Barford
4pm; Moving, Flowing, Running… Kate Malone in conversation with makers Anna Barlow and Helen Evans (Planet Ceramics)
Saturday 1st April
11.30am; Tommaso Corvi-Mora; Making and exhibiting contemporary ceramics and contemporary art: a personal view
12.30pm; Tony Ainsworth memorial lecture; Paul Greenhalgh; The Ceramic Continuum
2pm; Gaye Blake Roberts; The Father of English Potters
3pm; Rod Bamford; The Machine in the Garden
4pm; Clare Twomey; Skill: a word in the making
Sunday 2nd April
11.30am; Giorgio Salani; The making of British tableware pottery
12.30pm; Roy Stephenson; London ceramics in a century of dramatic change
2pm; Iain Cartwright; British Ceramics Biennial – 2009 2011 2013 2015 2017 2019 2021
3pm; Simeon Featherstone; The Social Value of Clay
4pm; Closing remarks tbc
A  sample of the makers taking part, who are also members of this website (where you can see their full profile) are:

 

Venue: CENTRAL SAINT MARTINS, GRANARY SQUARE, KINGS CROSS, LONDON, N1C 4AA

Opening Hours: Friday 31 March: 10am – 6pm, Saturday 1 April: 10am – 6pm, Sunday 2 April: 10am – 5pm

Ticket Type : One day ticket: £15 ; Concession ticket: £13*
Aged 16-25: £10; Under 16: FREE; Three day pass: £35


Posted on March 23 2017 under Event Previews, News about Makers, News for Makers.