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Ceramics by Philomena Pretsell at Studiopottery.co.uk

Philomena Pretsell

Ceramics by Tiffany Scull at Studiopottery.co.uk

Tiffany Scull

Upcoming events

Stephen Murfitt, open studio 1st 4 weekends in July at Open Studio - Stephen Murfitt 1st - 23rd July 2017 Opportunity to meet Stephen Murfitt at his studio and enjoy and possibly purchase work from the maker. Open weekends ONLY: July 1/2, July 8/9, July 15/16 and July 22 and 23
Dish of the Day at Bluecoat Display Centre 22nd July to 26th August, 2017 Highlighting the contemporary ranges of beautiful handmade functional tableware being produced by potters across the UK.
International Ceramics Festival 2017 at Aberystwyth Arts Centre 30th June to 2nd July, 2017 Celebrate 30 years of the ICF 
Patchings Art and Design Festival - Peter cosentino at Patchings Exhibition Centre 13th - 16th July 2017 Includes work by Peter Cosentino

Recently added Courses

Lindy Barletta weekday Courses in East Sheen - 13th April to 20th December, 2017
Studio Pottery Making techniques: A terms course covers a project in each - pinching, coiling, slab building and throwing.
Slip Decorating With Richard Wilson - 23rd - 25th June 2017
Students will be throwing or press moulding forms to decorate with slips.
Experimental Ceramic Workshop - Claire Ireland - 18th September to 20th November, 2017
This course will explore the use of clay in an experimental way 
Celia Allen - Animal Sculpture at West Dean - 22nd - 25th September 2017
Animal Sculpture

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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.