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 Lesley Martin at Studiopottery.co.uk

Lesley Martin

Ceramics by John Calver at Studiopottery.co.uk

John Calver

Upcoming events

Art and York - with Christine Pike ceramics at York Racecourse 27th - 29th October 2017 120 artists and designer-makers showing a wide range of high quality and innovative work from glass and ceramics to painting and...
Open weekend - David Melville at Open Studio, David Melville 11th - 12th November 2017 A chance to meet the potter and see where he works and buy pots direct. 
Alan Birchall, Christmas Open Studio at Red Lion Pottery 1st - 30th November 2017 Alan Birchall - dates in November to be decided
Myra Wishart at Sevenoaks at Sevenoaks School 27th - 29th October 2017 Myra Wishart will be exhibiting both ceramics and glass this year all with an African theme.

Recently added Courses

Celia Allen - Animal Sculpture at West Dean - 22nd - 25th September 2017
Animal Sculpture
Experimental Ceramic Workshop - Claire Ireland - 18th September to 20th November, 2017
This course will explore the use of clay in an experimental way 
Classes in Portugal - Catherine Portal - 18th - 22nd September 2017
A 5 day intensive workshop: 5 days of  'potting' with no interruptions where each one can explore their creativity through hand-building, sculpting or wheelwork and then relax round the garden table over a home-cooked lunch enjoying conversations with fellow potters.
Hand Building & Smoke Firing Course at the Moulin with Frances Marr - 11th - 17th June 2017
Over the the course of the week we will explore smoke-firing techniques resulting from the interaction of clay and fire. 

Pottery Courses for 2017.

Glaze group 2016JR_Blog

There are a range of courses available from members and other makers. See some of those on offer below:

1. JIM ROBISON at Holmfirth

(i). 9 April to 14 April 2017  CERAMICS GLAZE COURSE – Jim Robison

(ii). 30 July – 4 August 2017  5 day CERAMIC COURSE – Jim Robison

Two excellent workshops, with local b&b available which fill up very quickly. Learn from one of the masters in superb environment.

2. Workshops at Wobage, Upton Bishop, Ross on Wye – with Jeremy Steward, Patia Davis and others including visiting Makers of renown.

(i) 2-day – Wheel-Throwing Stoneware, Beginners 23 – 24 March 2017

(ii) 3-day – Wheel-Throwing Stoneware, Improvers 4 – 6 April 2017

(iii) 5-Day-Porcelain throwing, in Amsterdam, 24 – 28 April 2017

(iv) 2-day – Wheel-Throwing Stoneware, Beginners  6 – 7 July 2017

(v) 4-Day-Jar making/slip decorated Earthenware, 13 – 16 July 2017

(vi) 3 & a half day – Jug-making, wheel-throwing stoneware, Improvers 18 – 21 July 2017

(vii) 4-Day-Slip decorated Earthenware, 3 – 6 August 2017

(viii) Evening Classes (Mon. Tues. Wed. or Thurs. 10/11 week terms, 3 per annum. Next term available for enquiry – Spring 2017, begins January 2017)

3. Muddy fingers Pottery, Newcastle, England

New workshops coming soon to our studio and to venues across the region… including:

(i)Bowl making @ Newcastle Castle’s Black Gate 7th January (10 -12.30pm)

(ii) Teapot making at Newcastle Castle’s Black Gate 7th January 1.30 – 4pm

(iii) Cup and Saucer making @ Treacle wool shop 14th January 1.30-4pm

(iv) Cup and saucer making workshop @ Durham University Oriental Museum 28th January 1.30 – 4pm

And much more – enquire/book at http://muddyfingerspottery.com 

4. Seymour Road Studios – Fran Tristram - 

Spring/Summer classes 2017

TERM DATES: Monday 20th Feb – Tuesday 23rd May 2017
Please note: there is a two week mid-term break for Easter beginning on Tuesday 4th April
NB also: this year we’ve decided to avoid the fragmentation of the term that usually results from juggling round bank holidays, so we’re working through the early May bank holiday so Monday nighters need to note that they have a class on the evening of 1st May in their diaries.
AVAILABLE CLASSES:
The regular programme of weekly pottery classes offered includes:
Mon 7-9pm
Tues 10-12noon
Tues 1-3pm
Tues 7-9pm
There will be 12 teaching weeks within the term as usual.
PRICE: £168 for 12 weeks (contact time) – to reserve your place please contact us

42 Seymour Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham NG2 5EF


Posted on December 31 2016 under News, Pottery and Ceramic Course News.