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 Ailsa Nicholson at Studiopottery.co.uk

Ailsa Nicholson

Ceramics by Emma Johnstone at Studiopottery.co.uk

Emma Johnstone

Upcoming events

3rd Jakarta Contemporary Ceramics Biannual at Indonesia National Gallery 24th September to 1st October, 2014 Halima Cassell will be an invited guest.
Crafting a Passion for Design: The Ken Stradling Collection at Gordon Russell Design Museum 20th September to 7th November, 2014 Ken Stradling, former Director of the Bristol Guild of Applied Arts and Gordon Russell - the Gordon Russell Design Museum will bring together these two champions of design
Clive Bowen at Goldmark Gallery 20th September 2014 to 7th November, 2014 Opening 10.00am to 5.00pm. wine and light lunch.
Solo Exhibition - Georgie Beadman ceramics at 23 Kensington Place 3rd - 4th October 2014 New work from Georgie Beadman

Recently added Courses

Working with Clay - Jude Jelfs - 25th September 2014
Jude Jelfs is a potter and bronze worker who makes figurative ceramics in earthenware, stoneware and porcelain. 
Tanimoto Yoh – Shu Ha Ri - 20th June 2014
Book Now for our 'workshop' with Japanese master potter Tanimoto Yoh who will present and demonstrate Iga yaki pottery
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
Advanced Raku Workshop with John Evans - 5th - 8th June 2015
The ‘Advanced' workshop for those familiar with burnishing and the use of Terra Sig incorporates a wide range of  fuming and smoking techniques (including a pit-fire)  and will be over the Spring Bank Holiday weekend. Book early Fills up very quickly! 

MASHIKO EARTHQUAKE APPEAL

The trustees and staff of the Leach Pottery would like to express our great sadness at the recent catastrophe that has beset Japan. The Leach Pottery’s historic and current links to Japan are of great importance to us and the friendship we have received from the Japanese people over the years has been unwavering.

In 2008 the people of Mashiko pottery village and the Mingei Association collectively donated over £40,000 towards rebuilding the Leach Pottery.
We are launching an appeal now to raise funds for Mashiko which has been badly hit by the earthquake. Mashiko has over 400 studios and kilns, providing the main livelihood of the village, and the recent quake has caused considerable damage to kilns, homes and buildings. Mashiko’s two main museums, the Mashiko Ceramics Museum and the Hamada Reference Museum have also been badly hit. To donate to this appeal visit the Leach Pottery website
Link to the Leach Pottery, St.Ives website for appeal information and how to donate. http://www.leachpottery.com/What-s-On/News-Feed.aspx

Here are some images sent via Euan Craig from Mashiko and from his own pottery. for more information see his blog


Posted on March 14 2011 under News, News about Makers.