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Work for Sale

Ceramics by Alvin F. Irving at Studiopottery.co.uk

Alvin F. Irving

Ceramics by Prue Cooper at Studiopottery.co.uk

Prue Cooper

Upcoming events

Open studio - Chris Keenan - ceramics at Open Studio in Southwark, london 29th November to 2nd December, 2018 Winter open studio. Private view 29 November 2018 5-8pm
MAC Christmas Market at MAC 1st - 2nd December 2018 Christmas Fair including work by Emily-Kriste Wilcox
Sussex Makers: painted, printed & crafted, includes work by Bob Kershaw at Worthing Museum and Art Gallery 1st December to 16th February, 2019 Bob will have a selection of stoneware work in a mixed exhibition.
Antonia Salmon at Francoise Dufayard Studio at Francoise Dufayard Studio 3rd - 22nd December 2018 New sculptures from Antonia Salmon

Recently added Courses

Regular Pottery Courses by Suleyman Saba - 29th January to 31st December, 2018
Students will learn about preparing clay and different techniques of ceramics from pinch pots and coiled pottery, to slab building and throwing. Students are also guided on aspects of decoration and glazing. 
Lindy Barletta weekday Courses in East Sheen - 1st January to 31st December, 2018
Studio Pottery Making techniques: A terms course covers a project in each - pinching, coiling, slab building and throwing.

Cross Currents – NCECA 2018 Registration


2018 CONFERENCE REGISTRATION –  The 52nd Annual Conference of the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts will take place March 14 – 17, 2018 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. CrossCurrents: Clay and Culture, our theme for NCECA’s 2018 conference reflects Pittsburgh as a city of rivers, bridges, complex immigrant history, gritty perseverance, and reinvention. Conference registration opens online Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at http://nceca.net/2018-pittsburgh-pennsylvania/.

Mark your calendars for March 27-30, 2019 to be part of NCECA’s return to the heartland where the Mingei-inspired studio pottery renaissance of the later 20th century took root. Visit NCECA’s new landing page for Claytopia, NCECA’s 2019 conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Autumn 2017 brings an outstanding harvest moon and a rich online cornucopia for those passionate about ceramic art. NCECA congratulates the organizers and presenters of National Clay Week for a rich array of online experiences running October 9-15. Visit the blog at https://www.nationalclayweek.org/our-progress to learn more about the scheduled presentations.

On November 8, 2017, 92Y and NCECA are sharing #GlobalDayofClay. This worldwide celebration of clay in all its forms will connect artists, academics, enthusiasts to share community projects, innovations, and ideas that are shaping the future of the art form. Powered by you, #GlobalDayofClay is an initiative that invites organizations and individuals throughout the world to share and participate. Download the #GlobalDayofClay toolkit to learn more about how you can be part of the experience by designing, and sharing a project or event in your own community. Learn more at https://www.92y.org/globaldayofclay.

Rare Chinese Ru-Ware bowl sets $38M auction record in Hong Kong. Produced during the Song Dynasty (960-1279) it is believed that fewer than 100 pieces of Ru Ware survive today. Most have a distinctive pale “duck-egg” blue glaze, “like the blue of the sky in a clearing amongst the clouds after rain.” Although many copies of this ware exist, authentic Ru ware is derived from one of the Five Great Kilns identified by later Chinese writers of the Ming and Qing dynasties. Learn more


Posted on October 7 2017 under News for Makers.