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 Lesley Martin at Studiopottery.co.uk

Lesley Martin

Ceramics by Rachel Grimshaw at Studiopottery.co.uk

Rachel Grimshaw

Upcoming events

Partners in perfection - Peter Beard and Christiane Wilhelm at Galerie du Don 12th October to 27th November, 2014 Ceramics from Peter Beard and Christiane Wilhelm
Hyde End Craft Fair - David Melville pottery at Hyde End 3rd - 5th October 2014 Mixed show with ceramics
The Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair at Old Granada Studios 9th - 12th October 2014 mixed fair, plenty of ceramics
YOUNG MASTERS CERAMICS PRIZE 2014 at Sphinx Fine Art 14th - 31st October 2014 The 15 ceramicists will show alongside the artists shortlisted for the Young Masters Art Prize 2014.

Recently added Courses

Ceramic Workshop with Claire Ireland - 8th October to 12th November, 2014
6 week course starting Wednesday 8th October 201410.00 - 1.00 180 for 6 weeks   + 5 firing charge
A Flower for Mandela - 5th - 7th September 2014
Free Workshops at Studio Eleven during the Freedom Festival.  Drop-in sessions for families and children, suitable for aged 6 upwards. 
Seymour Road Studios - Weekly Pottery courses - Fran Tristram - 8th September to 3rd December, 2014
Master all the hand-building techniques making pots by pinching, coiling and slab-building, together with introduction to decoration techniques using texture, slips, oxides and glazes.
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

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.