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 Tony Foard at Studiopottery.co.uk

Tony Foard

Ceramics by Philomena Pretsell at Studiopottery.co.uk

Philomena Pretsell

Upcoming events

EXETER CRAFT FESTIVAL with Amy Cooper at Exeter cathedral 6th - 8th July 2017 Over 100 stalls in a unique tented village give the visitor the opportunity to see the work of the West Country's best artists and makers.
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
Jacky John Open Studio at Carmel Pottery 22nd - 30th July 2017 Tywi Valley Open Studios - Jacky John
Töpfermarkt Schloss Rheydt at Topfermarkt Schloss Rheydt 22nd - 23rd July 2017 With John Townsend

Recently added Courses

SVEND BAYER - 3 DAY THROWING LARGE WORKSHOP - 19th - 21st May 2017
ONLY THREE PLACES LEFT........Svend Bayer, one of the leading potters in Britain today (2.04.2017)
Hand Building & Smoke Firing Course at the Moulin with Frances Marr - 11th - 17th June 2017
Over the the course of the week we will explore smoke-firing techniques resulting from the interaction of clay and fire. 
Jim Malone - 3 Day Throwing Course - 11th - 13th September 2017
Designed for throwers who can throw a bowl and a basic cylinder and would like to get to the next level, revisit already familiar forms and develop them to a higher level.
Residential Pottery Courses in France with Sylph Baier - 14th May to 14th October, 2017
It is mainly throwing based and would suit students with some throwing experience but other techniques can also be covered as well as glazing and firing in electric and gas reduction kiln

Boxes at the Box Gallery – October 01, 2016 – October 30, 2016

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David Wright will be showing his superb boxes at The Box Gallery, part of RopeWalk Gallery during October 2016. These boxes are complemented by hand crafted wooden lids in a range of hardwoods. They make ideal Christmas presents to stock up with!


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The RopeWalk can be found at:

Maltkiln Road, Barton upon Humber, North Lincolnshire, DN18 5JT. T: 01652 660380F: 01652 637495E: info@the-ropewalk.co.uk

Website: www.the-ropewalk.co.uk

About the Ropewalk:
The Ropewalk is a regionally acclaimed centre for the arts housing galleries, sculpture garden, coffee shop, and Ropery Hall – a venue for live music, theatre and cinema within a Grade II listed former rope factory. Other facilities include: a printmaking workshop; artists’ studios; meeting rooms available for outside lets and a picture framing department.

ADMISSION FREE

Galleries Open 7 days a week
Monday – Saturday 10am – 5pm
Sundays and Bank Holidays 10am – 4pm

The Ropewalk is on one level with good wheelchair access; we are a 5 minute walk from the Barton Transport Interchange with half-hourly buses to Hull and Scunthorpe and a 2-hourly rail service to Grimsby and the wider rail network.

The Ropewalk is managed by The Waterside Artists’ Co-operative


Posted on August 23 2016 under Event Previews, News about Makers.