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 Mary Kershaw at Studiopottery.co.uk

Mary Kershaw

Ceramics by Tony Foard at Studiopottery.co.uk

Tony Foard

Upcoming events

From the Ground Up - ceramics conference at Zanesville Ohio Ceramic Arts 10th - 12th October 2014 Features presentations by: John Balestreri, Terry Kern, Ken McCollum, Tom Radca, Jeremy Randall and Gail Russell
David & Margaret Frith Ceramics at Thoresby Gallery 4th - 11th October 2014 Oakwood Gallery present David and Margaret Frith. OPENING RECEPTION Saturday 4th October 12.00pm - 4.00pm
The Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair at Old Granada Studios 9th - 12th October 2014 mixed fair, plenty of ceramics
Jonathan Garratt - Art Inspired by Gardens at Barn at Bury Court, The 2nd - 5th October 2014 his exhibition features a group of seven artists/craftsmen. Jonathan Garratt will be showing at this show

Recently added Courses

Ceramic Workshop with Claire Ireland - 8th October to 12th November, 2014
6 week course starting Wednesday 8th October 201410.00 - 1.00 £180 for 6 weeks   + £5 firing charge
Daniel Johnston Workshop - 11th October 2014 to 12th November, 2014
Spend a day watching this world renowned potter -wheel thrown/slip decorated large jars
Seymour Road Studios - Weekly Pottery courses - Fran Tristram - 8th September to 3rd December, 2014
Master all the hand-building techniques making pots by pinching, coiling and slab-building, together with introduction to decoration techniques using texture, slips, oxides and glazes.
John Evans - Original Alternative Raku Workshop - Sussex - 22nd - 25th May 2015
The 'Original' workshop course will include the use of burnishing and terra sigillata to provide the smooth and polished surface ideal for these 'naked clay' techniques. There will be tips on how to make work for successful firing, how to achieve those solid blacks and whites and the use of colour in naked raku.

Contemporary & Traditional Ceramics in Eastern China 6th ‚Äď 30th October 2013 Tour with Christine-Ann Richards

Art & Adventure¬†are two of the strands that Christine-Ann Richards has successfully used over the years in planning her travels in China and central Asia. Her first visit with other members of the Craft Potters Association in 1978 has led to an on-going affair with the culture, the country and the peoples of China. This interest in the art, archaeology and philosophy that make up the history of the area have led to many a detour ‘off the beaten track’, which in her travels she seeks to share with others.

Christine-Ann Richards 10th Anniversary Tour with Li Wenying, Programme Director Sanbao Ceramic Art Institute.

Travelling overland from¬†Shanghai¬†to Yixing (teapots) and Tao Yao where they still make large coil pots fired in a dragon kiln.¬†¬†Huangshan, the¬†Yellow¬†Mountain¬†made famous in classical Chinese paintings.¬†Hangzhou¬†on¬†West¬†Lake¬†and Longquan both known for their ceramics including celadon wares.¬†¬†Jingdezhen, the porcelain capital of¬†China, in time for the opening of its International Ceramics Festival.¬†¬†¬†Included in the price of the tour is the gift of a ‚Äėfree‚Äô week from Wenying in celebration of our decade of travelling together.¬†¬†¬†There will be ten days of workshops at Sanbao with, at the end of the tour, the possibility of returning home with some of our own work.¬†¬†¬†Option to stay on at end of tour on a 1 ‚Äď 3 week residency at Sanbao.¬†¬†¬†Landprice approx. ¬£2,000

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Posted on October 3 2012 under News about Makers.