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 Keith Kent at Studiopottery.co.uk

Keith Kent

Ceramics by Nici Ruggiero at Studiopottery.co.uk

Nici Ruggiero

Upcoming events

All the Tea and China at Greyfriars Art Space 30th August to 20th September, 2014 A selling exhibition of work celebrating 'The Cup that Cheers' Curated by Christine Pike.
Argilla Italia 2014 at Argilla Italia 5th - 7th September 2014 International Fair in Faenza, Italy expecting 180 entrants. Tony Laverick and Jeremy Nichols will be showing
Vivace with ceramic art at Gravelly Barn Gallery 19th - 21st September 2014 Art inspired by music - includes new ceramic art from Carolyn Genders
LUDLOW FOOD FESTIVAL - Alex Allpress at Ludlow Castle 12th - 14th September 2014 The Festival will feature more than 160 top quality small independent food and drink producers from the Marches, the England-Wales border country, inside Ludlow Castle.

Recently added Courses

Throwing teapots and teaware. Tim Andrews - 6th - 9th February 2015
Using throwing and turning techniques in porcelain and stoneware, explore the form and function of teapots and teaware. 
Make ceramic spoons. Claire Ireland - 14th December 2014 - 9th February 2015
Learn how to make ceramic spoons using hand building and surface decoration techniques.
John Evans - Original Alternative Raku Workshop - Sussex - 22nd - 25th May 2015
The 'Original' workshop course will include the use of burnishing and terra sigillata to provide the smooth and polished surface ideal for these 'naked clay' techniques. There will be tips on how to make work for successful firing, how to achieve those solid blacks and whites and the use of colour in naked raku.
Advanced Raku Workshop with John Evans - 5th - 8th June 2015
The ĎAdvanced' 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! 

Work For sale by members of Studiopottery.co.uk

There is now a wealth of work offered for sale on the website by selected members. Some of the latest pieces to be made available are:

Work by John Calver

Squared Plate with handles 27cms diameter.<br /><br />
This form was thrown, squared, and finished with strap handles.<br /><br />
Post and packing extra. Squared Plate with handles 27cms diameter.<br /><br />
This form was thrown, squared, and finished with strap handles.<br /><br />
Post and packing extra. Pedestal Plate 26cms diameter by 8cms tall.<br /><br />
The rim was cut and shaped while the clay was soft.  The centre chattered through a cobalt slip  and finished with a copper containing glaze which reacts with the slip to give a rich aubergine tone.<br /><br />
Post and packing extra. Jug 29cms tall.<br /><br />
This jug has been decorated with a floral motif of trailed chrome and sponged cobalt slips.  The copper containing glaze gives delicate pale greens and, where it gathers, deep aubergine.<br /><br />
Post and packing extra.

Work by Ailsa Nicholson:

Ammonite Vase.  Wheel thrown and carved freehand, 1220 deg.c  Height 26cm.<br /><br />
Post and Packing extra. Dichroic Vase, H 28cm<br /><br />
Wheel thrown with clear crackle glaze and colbalt inlay and fused dichroic glass. Post and Packing extra.

By Lesley Martin:

French Bulldog. Stoneware.<br /><br />
Height: 7inches Post and packing extra.Cat sitting on a plinth. Stoneware. Height: 10inches, Post and packing extra.

By Rachel Grimshaw:

BOX POT - 9cm high, Solid built, heavily grogged stoneware. Copper oxide painted onto surface and into small square void.<br /><br />
1.4kg in weight<br /><br />
Post and Packing Extra BOX POT - 9cm high, Solid built, heavily grogged stoneware. Copper oxide painted onto surface and into small square void.<br /><br />
1.4kg in weight<br /><br />
Post and Packing Extra

In total nearly 40 selected members have chosen to offer work for sale through the studiopottery.co.uk and you can browse at your leisure by looking at: http://www.studiopottery.co.uk/for_sale_potter_marketplace.php


Posted on November 13 2012 under News.