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 Janet Halligan at Studiopottery.co.uk

Janet Halligan

Upcoming events

Made in the Middle (p.2) at Parkside Gallery 6th March to 29th April, 2017 Touring show - Contemporary craft from across the Midlands - with Emily-Kriste Wilcox
Colourful Sculpture Patricia Volk at Chapel Gallery, The (Gloucestershire) 24th March to 16th April, 2017 A collection of colourful sculpture from the new Fellow of the RBS.
A Fine Line - Jeremy Nichols at Cambridge Contemporary Art 11th March to 2nd April, 2017 New work from Jeremy Nichols
Spring exhibition SW group of Northern Potters association at Middleport Pottery 4th March to 23rd April, 2017 Includes new work by Janet Halligan

Recently added Courses

Residential ceramics courses in West Cornwall - Caroline Winn - 1st February to 31st December, 2017
5-day residential courses for small groups of beginners and intermediates, in a traditional Cornish house set in beautiful surroundings.
Traditional Pottery Techniques with Katharine Gleeson - 14th February to 30th November, 2017
Tuition in Traditional Techniques of Throwing, Hand Building , Decoration, Glazing and Firing for all ages and abilities.
Pearson BTEC Level 4 HNC Diploma in 3D Design with Emma Johnstone - 10th February to 1st July, 2019
Provides a specialist professionally oriented programme of study that covers the key knowledge, understanding and practical skills required in the 3D Design world of Ceramics.This successful and popular course is now interviewing for September 2017
Wobage: 4 Day Jar making/slip decorated Earthenware - 13th - 16th July 2017
This jar making course will run over 4 days.  Patia makes jars in both porcelain and earthenware

Pottery Courses for 2017.

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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.