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!

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Work for Sale

Ceramics by Alvin F. Irving at Studiopottery.co.uk

Alvin F. Irving

Ceramics by Mary Kershaw at Studiopottery.co.uk

Mary Kershaw

Upcoming events

Christmas Fair with ceramics - Georgie Beadman at Defence Academy, The 18th October 2014 Includes work from Georgie Beadman
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
Turner Retrospective at Tate Britain 30th September to 4th January, 2015 Norman Yap's ceramics will be available at Tate Britain over this period
FUNCTIONAL WARE FEATURE at Bevere Gallery 3rd - 28th October 2014 POTTERS - Kaori Tatebayashi, Sue Binns, Louisa Taylor, Stuart Carey, Kochevit Bendavid

Recently added Courses

Expressing Essence in Ceramic Form - Antonia Salmon - 9th - 13th November 2014
Antonia Salmon - exploring the essence of clay forms that you create. Ref: 4D 4977. suitable for all levels
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. 
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.
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

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.