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 John Calver at Studiopottery.co.uk

John Calver

Ceramics by Philip N Wilks at Studiopottery.co.uk

Philip N Wilks

Upcoming events

Trees and Fauna - Eeles Family Pottery Exhibition at Westonbirt Arboretum 14th - 19th October 2014 The Eeles Family show 300 new items in the Great Oak Hall. PV: Tuesday 14 October 4.00pm to 6.00pm
3rd Jakarta Contemporary Ceramics Biannual at Indonesia National Gallery 24th September to 1st October, 2014 Halima Cassell will be an invited guest.
ALLAN MANHAM CERAMICS - Open Studio at 35 Oxford Road, London 3rd - 5th October 2014 A new collection of pots. You are cordially invited to the private view on Friday 3 Oct 6pm to 9pm rsvp
TWELVE POTTERS at Paul Rice Gallery 20th September to 12th October, 2014 This exhibition features work from a disparate group of potters - some will be unfamiliar to many of you.

Recently added Courses

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.
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.
Tanimoto Yoh Shu Ha Ri - 20th June 2014 to 3rd December, 2014
Book Now for our 'workshop' with Japanese master potter Tanimoto Yoh who will present and demonstrate Iga yaki pottery
A Flower for Mandela - 5th - 7th September 2014
Free Workshops at Studio Eleven during the Freedom Festival.  Drop-in sessions for families and children, suitable for aged 6 upwards. 

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.