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 Rachel Grimshaw at Studiopottery.co.uk

Rachel Grimshaw

Ceramics by Bob Kershaw at Studiopottery.co.uk

Bob Kershaw

Upcoming events

Jennie Hale Summer Studio Opening at East Colliford Farmhouse 20th - 23rd July 2018 Jennie Hale invites you to her first opening of her pottery workshop in Cornwall
Handmade Edinburgh at Royal Botanic Garden - Edinburgh 10th - 12th August 2018 Mixed 3 day show over 80 talented designer-makers selling textiles, ceramics, glass, jewellery, furniture and more..
Potfest in the Park 2018 at Potfest in the Park 27th - 29th July 2018 Over 100 exhibitors invited from all over Europe and beyond....all with very distinctive individual styles ....all passionate about working with clay. 
Potfest in the Pens at Potfest in the Pens - Penrith 3rd - 5th August 2018 The only unselected show in the UK giving an opportunity to see the work of the well established alongside the next generation. Around 170 potters will be taking part in this, the oldest potters' market in the UK

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.

Starter Studio Programme: Ceramicists

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Call for Applications:

Are you an ambitious ceramicist in need of a supportive programme offering workspace, equipment, technical & mentor support, business advice plus commission and exhibition opportunities? Our Starter Studio Programme for early career ceramicists could be for you.

Designed to provide start-up support for designer makers at an early career stage, the two-year programme is delivered from a large, purpose built and eco-designed studio at Manor Oaks.

Key Features of the 2 year programme include:

•    24/7 access to shared fully equipped studio space @ £120 per month
•    Access to technical and mentor support
•    Business advice and support
•    Bursary to undertake online training via The Design Trust
•    Exhibition and commission opportunities
•    20% discount on regular studio rental for 2 years from completion of the programme (subject to studio availability)

Participants have access to the Northern Industrial Ceramic Commission, in partnership with Made North, which awards up to two second year participants on the programme the opportunity to make new work as part of the Northern Industrial Project.

The eco-designed studios at Manor Oaks are home to a small, thriving community of craft practitioners, approximately two miles from Sheffield City Centre and located on the site of a historic 16th Century deer park.

The deadline for applications is 9am, Monday 11th July 2016, with the programme set to commence first week in October 2016. We’re able to offer places to two new starters each year and advise potential applicants to visit the Starter Studio workshop at Manor Oaks. If you’d like further information or would like to apply click here.

If you would like any further information or want to arrange a visit, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

Best wishes,

Rachael Dodd
Programme Manager
rachael@artspace.org.uk
0114 2761769


Posted on May 7 2016 under News for Makers.