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 Alvin F. Irving at Studiopottery.co.uk

Alvin F. Irving

Upcoming events

Out of the Earth - Rachel wood at Sam Scorer Gallery 20th June to 2nd July, 2017 New work from Rachel wood
Fresh Air 2017 at Quenington Sculpture Trust 11th June to 2nd July, 2017 Including exciting work by Patricia Volk
Design and Craft fair - West Dean at West Dean College 2nd - 4th June 2017 Will feature around 100 innovative makers and designers including excellent ceramic artists, as well as workshops
Woodfire NC at StarworksNC 8th - 11th June 2017 An international wood firing conference

Recently added Courses

Lindy Barletta weekday Courses in East Sheen - 13th April to 20th December, 2017
Studio Pottery Making techniques: A terms course covers a project in each - pinching, coiling, slab building and throwing.
Slip Decorating With Richard Wilson - 23rd - 25th June 2017
Students will be throwing or press moulding forms to decorate with slips.
Naked Raku With John Evans - 14th - 16th July 2017
Learn all there is to know about Naked Raku. Students are required to bring biscuit fired burnished pots to fire.
Celia Allen - Animal Sculpture at West Dean - 22nd - 25th September 2017
Animal Sculpture

Fire It Up! Join us for a live firing event – 4.11.2016 : 18.00hours

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In celebration of Bonfire Night, the Leach Pottery team are sharing something of the excitement, fear and fun of a potter’s profession by inviting the public to a live firing of a specially constructed kiln The kiln will be opened at 7pm on Friday 4 November whilst still white hot, to reveal what is hoped will be a fully intact, glowing ceramic sculpture.

Hot soup and bread will be served by the fireplace in the Old Pottery, and the event will be accompanied by a ‘Fire It Up’ winter exhibition preview in the Museum’s Entrance gallery.

‘Fire It Up’ is an exhibition of collaborative and individual works by the Pottery’s talented studio team. Demonstrating the skill and creativity of Senior Production Potter Roelof Uys and his team of Standard Ware production potters Kat Wheeler, Britta James, Callum Trudgeon, Matt Foster, Laurence Eastwood and Lexie Macleod, this exhibition gives a fascinating insight into the mutual influence of one potter on another, and may hint at the beginnings of a contemporary Leach Pottery ‘house style’.

Doors open for the live firing event at 6pm. The exhibition runs from 5 November to mid-January in the Leach Pottery Entrance Gallery. All works are for sale.


Posted on October 28 2016 under Event Previews, News about Makers.