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 Philomena Pretsell at Studiopottery.co.uk

Philomena Pretsell

Ceramics by Ed Bentley at Studiopottery.co.uk

Ed Bentley

Upcoming events

International Chawan expo project at Teochew Building, Singapore 6th - 14th September 2014 Each participant will exhibit 3 Chawan. Selection of Chawan is highly based on the artwork seen through the photos from submission.
Shooting from the Hip - Jitka Palmer at Centrespace Gallery 12th - 24th September 2014 New work from Jitka Palmer
All the Tea and China at Greyfriars Art Space 30th August to 20th September, 2014 A selling exhibition of work celebrating 'The Cup that Cheers' Curated by Christine Pike.
The Witherslack Group of Artists and Makers at Barwick Hall 13th September to 12th October, 2014 Annual show with new work.

Recently added Courses

Make ceramic spoons. Claire Ireland - 14th December 2014
Learn how to make ceramic spoons using hand building and surface decoration techniques.
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.
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
Throwing teapots and teaware. Tim Andrews - 6th - 9th February 2015
Using throwing and turning techniques in porcelain and stoneware, explore the form and function of teapots and teaware. 

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.