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Ceramics by Margaret Curtis at Studiopottery.co.uk

Margaret Curtis

Ceramics by Juliet Walters at Studiopottery.co.uk

Juliet Walters

Upcoming events

Trelissick Christmas Craft Market at Trelissick Garden 15th - 17th December 2017
Janet Halligan - Christmas Sale at Old School, The (Nantwich) 16th - 17th December 2017 Janet Halligan - pre-Christmas clear out sale of old stock at greatly reduced prices
Emily-Kriste Wilcox in London at Contemporary Ceramics Centre 1st January to 1st April, 2018 New work from Emily-Kriste Wilcox for the show at Great Russell Street in London

Recently added Courses

Animal Sculpting With Celia Allen - 8th - 10th September 2017
Learn how to sculpt animals of various forms, with a possible Raku firing day to finish
Adult Summer Pottery Course with Mohamed Hamid - 28th August to 1st September, 2017
Hand building, throwing and decorating techniques! (previous week Fully booked!)
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
CHILDREN'S SUMMER POTTERY WEEK in East Sussex - 7th - 10th August 2017
Have fun and get messy discovering a variety of hand building, throwing and decorating techniques!

Exploring the Vessel – 19-23 September 2017


The exhibition took place in a private house in Holland Park, London, and allowed visitors to view and engage with the works in a more domestic environment than the usual gallery format.

Exploring the Vessel focussed on the works of a painter and a potter. The painter is William Scott, a prominent and important figure of British Art in the post-war period, and the potter is Ashley Howard, a leading contemporary ceramicist. Showing paintings, drawings and works on paper by Scott and new ceramic pieces by Howard, the exhibition looked at how both artists have engaged with the vessel, ancient forms that are at once functional and beautiful. Scott’s painted and drawn bowls, pans, cups and jugs will be displayed alongside Howard’s porcelain vessels, showing how both artists have explored the practical and aesthetic qualities of these articles, introducing them to the painted and actual spaces around us.

This exhibition showed Ashley Howard’s work in a relaxed setting to its full advantage along with the paintings of William Scott.

This was arranged by Ashley’s agents J&J Rawlin who can be contacted at james@jjrawlin.com | jessica@jjrawlin.com | Tel: +44 (0)1986 783891

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The work of Ashley Howard is very much in the news at the moment.

His current work is to be included in The Teabowl: Past and Present at the world-famous Leach Pottery, St.Ives in Cornwall which opens to the public on 9th September 2017 and continues until 11 March 2018. This exhibition, curated by Dr Bonnie Kemske and Dr Matthew Tyas, coincides with the publication by Bloomsbury of Bonnie Kemske’s new book The Teabowl: East and West which also features Ashley’s work. Read more about this exhibition and the book here:



Pieces by Ashley are also being featured in InPrint Biennial, an exciting exhibition in Hull, UK City of Culture 2017, where he is special guest ceramic artist with Stephen Dixon. (16 September -29September 2017)


Posted on October 8 2017 under Event Reviews.