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 Leslie Parrott at Studiopottery.co.uk

Leslie Parrott

Ceramics by Juliet Walters at Studiopottery.co.uk

Juliet Walters

Upcoming events

Made with Love - includes ceramics at Craft Centre & Design Gallery 17th January to 14th March, 2015 Mixed show with ceramics by Kirsty Adams
Craft - Redefining Handmade at Earls Court Exhibition Centre 11th - 13th January 2015 CRAFT 2015 is a unique opportunity to see the work of 150 contemporary designer makers.
Designer Crafts at the Mall 2015 (25th year!) at Mall Galleries 8th - 17th January 2015 This ever-popular winter craft exhibition, run by the Society of Designer Craftsmen, is recognised as a leading platform of the best talent in ceramics, furniture, jewellery, glass and textiles. 
Top Drawer, Home and Craft at Olympia London at Olympia 11th - 13th January 2015 A trade show with buyers from independent retailers, multiple retailers, internet, mail order and department stores plus interior designers, agents, wholesalers and press. George Ormerod will be there.

Recently added Courses

Personal 'Bespoke'Tuition - Bob and Mary Kershaw - 12th December to 31st December, 2015
We offer private tuition in clay modelling, sculpture AND the potter's wheel. (Gift Vouchers available for Christmas, Birthdays etc...)
Masterclass - Glaze Technology (C01003-141501) with Emma Johnstone - 19th January to 30th March, 2015
Designed to give you an introduction to the subject of glaze technology and glaze chemistry (note: start date a week later than published due to moving buildings!)
Potter's wheel workshop - weekend - Eastnor Pottery - 24th January to 29th November, 2015
Spend a relaxing weekend making pots on the potter's wheel.
Mould Making For Slip Cast Ceramics with Ed Bentley - 22nd - 24th April 2015
These three day residential courses help craft potters, students or anyone wishing to develop their skills in plaster mould making for slip-cast ceramics.   All are welcome to attend, regardless of current skill level and background. 

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.