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 Nici Ruggiero at Studiopottery.co.uk

Nici Ruggiero

Ceramics by Alan Birchall at Studiopottery.co.uk

Alan Birchall

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
POTober 2014 at Central Institute of Technology, The 3rd - 5th October 2014 A Smorgasbord of workshops in perth, Western Australia
Partners in perfection - Peter Beard and Christiane Wilhelm at Galerie du Don 12th October to 27th November, 2014 Ceramics from Peter Beard and Christiane Wilhelm
The Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair at Old Granada Studios 9th - 12th October 2014 mixed fair, plenty of ceramics

Recently added Courses

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.
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.
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
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.

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.