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 Philomena Pretsell at Studiopottery.co.uk

Philomena Pretsell

Ceramics by Nici Ruggiero at Studiopottery.co.uk

Nici Ruggiero

Upcoming events

Open Studio - Christine-Ann Richards at Chapel House 26th September to 5th October, 2014 Exhibition of Thrown Porcelain and Garden Ceramics as part of Somerset Arts Week. Christine-Ann will be making a large vessel during the Open Studio
John Newland Paintings Eddie & Margaret Curtis Ceramics at Bircham Gallery 11th October to 5th November, 2014 Solo show with new ceramics from Margaret Curtis, together with paintings by John Newland.
Norman Yap ceramics at Bloomsbury Design 15th October to 26th November, 2014 Norman Yap - joint show with abstract artist Jonathan Davis (check exact dates later)
3rd Jakarta Contemporary Ceramics Biannual at Indonesia National Gallery 24th September to 1st October, 2014 Halima Cassell will be an invited guest.

Recently added Courses

Exploring porcelain - throwing and hand-building:Jack Doherty - 20th - 23rd November 2014
Develop dynamic porcelain forms or containers by learning how to understand and exploit the intrinsic plastic quality of porcelain. 
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.
Working with Clay - Jude Jelfs - 25th September 2014 to 3rd December, 2014
Jude Jelfs is a potter and bronze worker who makes figurative ceramics in earthenware, stoneware and porcelain. 
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

Keith Harrison is Ceramics Resident at the V&A from October 2012 to March 2013

The V&A is delighted that ceramics artist Keith Harrison is Ceramics
Resident at the V&A from October 2012 to March 2013. Harrison is
interested in the opportunities that clay offers in its different
states; as a liquid, plastic and solid and, ultimately, the potential
for the direct physical transformation of clay from a raw state
utilising industrial and domestic electrical systems in a series of
time-based public experiments.

In Harrison’s work, clay is treated generally inappropriately and
variously applied onto an electrical host form. The resulting works are
wilfully idealistic and impractical attempts to permanently change, in
full or in part, the properties of clay or in combination with other raw
materials produce a temporary sensory alteration such as the generation
of sound or an aroma to fill a space.

 
(photo of  ’last supper 2006′ by Ted Giffords)
Keith will be producing a number of lunchtime and evening Disruptions
in various locations in the Museum during his residency and holding
regular Open Studios.  Up to date information will be on the V&A
website.
http://www.vam.ac.uk/content/people-pages/keith-harrison

Keith’s first Disruption is on 3rd November in the Ceramics Studio,
Room 143A at 14.00
The event is free and you are invited to drop by.

A further Lunchtime Disruption is planned for 5th December, venue to be
confirmed.

Open Studio and Lunchtime Disruptions
13.00 – 16.00

10, 20, 24 October
3, 7*, 16, 17, 21 November
1, 5*, 15 December
9, 19, 23 January
2, 6, 16, 20 February
2, 6, 16, 20 March

*11.00 – 16.00 hours


Posted on October 29 2012 under News.