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 James Faulkner at Studiopottery.co.uk

James Faulkner

Ceramics by Philomena Pretsell at Studiopottery.co.uk

Philomena Pretsell

Upcoming events

Christmas Show in Leeds at Craft Centre & Design Gallery 1st October to 24th December, 2014 Mixed show includes ceramics by Carolyn Genders (check exact dates)
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
YOUNG MASTERS CERAMICS PRIZE 2014 at Sphinx Fine Art 14th - 31st October 2014 The 15 ceramicists will show alongside the artists shortlisted for the Young Masters Art Prize 2014.
Christmas Fair with ceramics - Georgie Beadman at Defence Academy, The 18th October 2014 - 31st October 2014 Includes work from Georgie Beadman

Recently added Courses

Daniel Johnston Workshop - 11th October 2014
Spend a day watching this world renowned potter -wheel thrown/slip decorated large jars
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.
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
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.

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.