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 Patricia Shone at Studiopottery.co.uk

Patricia Shone

Ceramics by Lesley Martin at Studiopottery.co.uk

Lesley Martin

Upcoming events

Monika Patuszynska and Michael Flynn at Puls Contemporary Ceramics 13th September to 25th October, 2014
TAKESHI YASUDA - New Ceramics at Beaux Arts 8th September to 4th October, 2014 TAKESHI YASUDA - New Ceramics
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
Clive Bowen at Goldmark Gallery 20th September 2014 - 14th September 2014 Opening 10.00am to 5.00pm. wine and light lunch.

Recently added Courses

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! 
Wheel thrown lidded forms in porcelain - 15th - 18th December 2014
Explore the making of a variety of lidded forms - for example a butter dish, teapot or ginger jar.
Make ceramic spoons. Claire Ireland - 14th December 2014 - 18th December 2014
Learn how to make ceramic spoons using hand building and surface decoration techniques.
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.

Auction at Wellers Guildford: Sat. 27th October 2012 – Studio Pottery & The Alistair Hawtin Collection at 9.30am

Alistair Hawtin, author of A Guide to Collecting Studio Pottery, published by A&C Black is selling a large part of his vast collection. This not just Studio Pottery, but also English country pottery, oriental pottery and saltglazed stoneware from England and the continent. There are also some Medieval pots. As a self-confessed “potaholic”, it is hardly surprising that the collection is going to be split into be at least two sales, the first of which will be on at Weller’s auction house in Guildford on Saturday 27th October.

Includes work by a host of famous and less famous – but top quality – potters such as Seth Cardew, David Leach, Sarah Walton, Abuja pottery, Svend Bayer, Glynn Hugo, Mary Rich, Lucie Rie, Janet Leach, Richard Batterham, Jim Malone, Tim Hurn, Charles Vyse and many more……

See on line catalogue

Viewing at the Guildford Riverside Saleroom, Bedford Rd, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4SJ Tel: 01483 802280 starts on 24 October. There is a special talk by Alistair Hawtin at 7pm on the 24th October entitled “Confessions of a Potaholic”

Programme for auction:

Wednesday 24th October (Special Guest Speaker) 7pm
Wednesday 24th October 10am – 5pm
Thursday 25th October
(Books Valuation Day 10am – 4pm)
10am-7pm
Friday 26th October 9am-7pm
Saturday 27th October from 8am (AUCTION STARTS AT 9.30AM)

Posted on October 17 2012 under Event Previews.