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 Alvin F. Irving at Studiopottery.co.uk

Alvin F. Irving

Ceramics by Charlotte Storrs at Studiopottery.co.uk

Charlotte Storrs

Upcoming events

The Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair at Old Granada Studios 9th - 12th October 2014 mixed fair, plenty of ceramics
Contemporary Ceramics Auction at MAAK 27th - 30th October 2014 Entries now invited for The maak Contemporary Ceramics auction- deadline for consignments is 19 September 2014
Grassimesse - Martin Schlotz ceramics at GRASSI Museum 24th - 26th October 2014 New work (some with rough surfaces) from Martin Schlotz in Leipzig juried show/competition
Artists in the Garden - Anna Whitehouse ceramics at Royal Horticultural Society Garden Harlow Carr 22nd October to 6th November, 2014 Excellent show with new work from Anna Whitehouse

Recently added Courses

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.
Tanimoto Yoh – Shu Ha Ri - 20th June 2014 - 25th May 2015
Book Now for our 'workshop' with Japanese master potter Tanimoto Yoh who will present and demonstrate Iga yaki pottery
David Melville and Bev Burt - ceramics workshop - 31st December to 1st January, 2015
Workshop open to all ages, making cylinders inspired by Edmund de Waal which will be displayed along with Edmund de Waal's at the exhibition.
Daniel Johnston Workshop - 11th October 2014 to 1st January, 2015
Spend a day watching this world renowned potter -wheel thrown/slip decorated large jars

GICBiennale 2011 : International Competition

Gyeonggi International Ceramix Biennale 2011 International Competition calls for artists from April 1 to May 31, 2011.
The Korea Ceramic Foundation (KOCEF) would like to announce that the Gyeonggi International Ceramix Biennale 2011, which will be held for 30 days from September 24, 2011. The International Competition, one of the main parts of the biennale, has been a dynamic forum where the latest issues facing contemporary ceramics are explored since 2001. In the previous competition in 2009, we received big attention the world over; 1,726 artists from 70 countries submitted 3,196 artworks.
International Competition 2011 – Open to ceramic artists the world over.
Works in collaboration with other genres are all welcome but the majority of the works should be ceramic. The winners of the competition will receive the large cash prizes. <Total: KRW 223,000,000($193,900)/Grand Prize: KRW 50,000,000($43,500)>
Submission of Images for Preliminary Screening, from April 1 to May 31, 2011
Only online submissions will be acceptable. (www.kocef.org) Digital images of the work, minimum 1,100 pixels wide in jpeg format are necessary. A single entry should be – when displayed – within these specified dimensions: 250cm (width); 250cm (depth); 250cm (height).
Submission of Actual Works for Final Selection, from July 21 to August 15, 2011.
At the final selection, all prizewinners will be determined. All entries that make it to the final round of screening may not be awarded. In this case, these works will be returned by KOCEF.
We invite you to let your imagination and creativity run wild!

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Biennale Secretariat, Korea Ceramic Foundation;

406 Gwango-dong, Icheon-siGyeonggi-do 467-020, Republic of Korea


Posted on March 9 2011 under News about Makers.