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 Rachel Grimshaw at Studiopottery.co.uk

Rachel Grimshaw

Upcoming events

Farnham Festival of Crafts - with ceramics at Farnham Maltings 28th - 29th October 2017 Includes ceramics from Rose Dickinson.
Windsor Contemporary Art Fair at Royal Windsor Racecourse 10th - 12th November 2017 This year Windsor Contemporary Art Fair is 13 years old. Meet artists and galleries from all over the UK and much further afield. 
Art in Clay at Farnham 2017 at Art in Clay - Farnham 18th - 19th November 2017 The 21th Art in Clay Farnham takes place in November. There will be a range of work from newly qualified artists working in clay to potters with many years of creative work behind them.
Made by Hand in Cardiff at City Hall, Cardiff 3rd - 5th November 2017 Mixed show with over 140 makers, including a number of well known ceramicists. 

Recently added Courses

Animal Sculpting With Celia Allen - 8th - 10th September 2017
Learn how to sculpt animals of various forms, with a possible Raku firing day to finish
Potters Wheel Courses and Workshops at Eastnor Pottery - 5th August to 2nd December, 2018
Escape to the country and spend a relaxing day or weekend learning how to make pottery on the potter's wheel.
Residential Pottery Courses in France with Sylph Baier - 14th May to 14th October, 2017
It is mainly throwing based and would suit students with some throwing experience but other techniques can also be covered as well as glazing and firing in electric and gas reduction kiln
Experimental Ceramic Workshop - Claire Ireland - 18th September to 20th November, 2017
This course will explore the use of clay in an experimental way 

HEY CLAY! 7- 9 April 2017

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Hey Clay! is a national celebration of clay. The next Hey Clay! will take place during the nationwide Get Creative weekend from 7-9 April. Find a Hey Clay! event near you below. We’re adding new venues every day so keep checking back or sign up to our newsletter for regular updates.

The first Hey Clay! in December 2015 gave people across the UK the chance to unleash their inner potter. From Newcastle to Belfast to Cornwall – over 70 venues hosted free events where over 4,000 people rolled up their sleeves and got creative with clay.

(Note:Image courtesy of Craft and Design collective. Photograph by Simon Mills photography; article by The Craft Council)

Find a Hey Clay! Venue

HEY CLAY!

Getting creative with clay from 7- 9 April 2017

Hey Clay! is a national celebration of clay. The next Hey Clay! will take place during the nationwide Get Creative weekend from 7-9 April.

The first Hey Clay! in December 2015 gave people across the UK the chance to unleash their inner potter. From Newcastle to Belfast to Cornwall – over 70 venues hosted free events where over 4,000 people rolled up their sleeves and got creative with clay.

Find a Hey Clay! event near you below. The Craft Council are adding new venues every day so keep checking back or sign up to their newsletter for regular updates.

We are still looking for venues and makers who want to help make Hey Clay! 2017 a roaring success so have a look to see whether it’s for you.

Find a Hey Clay! Venue: this is whats currently available – there will be more – have a look on the Crafts council website for the latest details!

Hey Clay! at Clay Studio | Manchester: 09 April 2017£5 to Glaze and Fire 

This is a great opportunity to have a go and see if you want to learn how to pot, creating your own pieces. There are plenty of places around the UK, so there should be somewhere within reach. More information from individual event sites or from the Craft Council website.


Posted on March 3 2017 under Event Previews, News, Pottery and Ceramic Course News.