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!

New Members

Work for Sale

Ceramics by Janette Fry at Studiopottery.co.uk

Janette Fry

Ceramics by Emma Johnstone at Studiopottery.co.uk

Emma Johnstone

Upcoming events

SEPTEMBER FOCUS - FEATURED POTTERS at Bevere Gallery 5th - 30th September 2014 New work from- Yo Thom & Fritz Rossmann New Maker to the Gallery- Annie Turner
Georgie Beadman ceramics at Chastleton House 10th - 21st September 2014 New work from Georgie Beadman, Exhibiting with the Oxfordshire Crafts Guild.
Four Family Potters - The Eeles Family at Bishop's Palace 13th - 28th September 2014 New work from the climbing wood fired kiln shown in the Bishops Palace
Cleo Mussi solo Strange but Kawaii at Bluecoat Display Centre 12th September to 8th November, 2014 This new show is a development of a joint show Cleo had 50:50 Inspired by Japan: Mosaic Textiles and Paper - the result of a trip to Japan with her husband, the textile artist Matthew Harris, in 2010.

Recently added Courses

Make ceramic spoons. Claire Ireland - 14th December 2014
Learn how to make ceramic spoons using hand building and surface decoration techniques.
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.
Expressing Essence in Ceramic Form - Antonia Salmon - 9th - 13th November 2014
Antonia Salmon - exploring the essence of clay forms that you create. Ref: 4D 4977. suitable for all levels
Understanding colour in glazes. Linda Bloomfield - 9th - 15th February 2015
Gain an understanding of making and using glazes focusing on how using colouring oxides affects different fluxes in a glaze.

International Ceramics Festival – Ticket reminder etc…

Tickets for the International Ceramics Festival at Aberystwyth, taking place from 28 – 30 June 2013 are now available. They sell fast so early application – either from the website

www.internationalceramicsfestival.org/tickets or by phoning (+44 01970 623232) or emailing sob@aber.ac.uk

Ticket prices for 2013 are Full Price £130 / SWP. NWP £120 / Students £90 (see full details on website)

Demonstrators at this prestigious event include: Takeshi Yasuda, Sung-Jae Choi, Mick Morgan, Beth Cavener Stichter, Virginia Scotchie, Rafael Perez, Jeremy Steward, Richard Notkin, Doug Fitch, Monica Patuszynska, Joe Finch and Camarthen School of Creative Art Students.

Festival Assistants:

It is also possible to apply to be a festival assistant (deadline 1 March 2013) – see details on website: www.internationalceramicsfestival.org/information/student_information

Background Information: 

The International Ceramics Festival is the UK’s leading international ceramics event, attracting over 800 participants to a series of lectures, practical demonstrations and exhibitions over three days. The focus is both practical and inspirational – kilns are built and fired, pots made and demonstrations given. Guest artists also have their own workspace enabling more in depth discussions and exchange of ideas. Over the years the Festival has built up a reputation for featuring some of the world’s best known ceramic artists and potters.

 


Posted on November 10 2012 under Event Previews, News.