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 David Melville at Studiopottery.co.uk

David Melville

Ceramics by Rob Bibby at Studiopottery.co.uk

Rob Bibby

Upcoming events

Taking the Waters - with ceramic art at Guild at 51, The - (Gloucestershire Guild) 26th July to 11th September, 2016 Themed exhibition by Guild Members
2016 Doddington Sculpture Exhibition at Doddington Hall and Gardens 30th July to 11th September, 2016 Several of Jo Taylor's large scale works will be going on show
Endearing Freaks? The Martin Brothers Potters at Standen House and Garden 1st August to 13th November, 2016 Exhibition of ceramics at the National Trust's Standen House and Garden sees the work of the Martin Brothers in a new light
Potfest in the Park 2016 at Potfest in the Park 29th - 31st July 2016 Over 100 exhibitors invited from all over Europe and beyond....all with very distinctive individual styles ....all passionate about working with clay. 

Recently added Courses

Thrown forms with lids, lugs, handles and spouts - Julie Ayton - 14th - 17th July 2016
A four day course suitable for those that have moderate experience on the wheel, and are looking to broaden their experience and technique.   
THROWING: TASTER SESSIONS at the Leach Pottery - 18th July to 7th November, 2016
Half-day introductory taster courses throwing on the potter's wheel in the Clore Learning Studio. 
NIEK HOOGLAND at Kigbeare - 26th - 28th August 2016
slipware making and decorating workshop run by the wonderful Niek Hoogland from the Netherlands. 2 places left
Hand - building skills with Sarah Purvey - 7th June to 12th July, 2016
Six week evening class 7-9pm starting Tuesday 7th June.  A six week programme of hand building skills.Taught by Sarah Purvey Please make your booking through the Pound 01249 701628

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.