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 Philomena Pretsell at Studiopottery.co.uk

Philomena Pretsell

Ceramics by Janette Fry at Studiopottery.co.uk

Janette Fry

Upcoming events

Spring exhibition SW group of Northern Potters association at Middleport Pottery 4th March to 23rd April, 2017 Includes new work by Janet Halligan
Artist Talk by Mari-Ruth Oda at Athenaeum (Liverpool), The 28th February 2017 to 23rd April, 2017 Ceramicist Mari-Ruth Oda. Mari will speak about her artistic career. A traditional afternoon tea will follow the talk. This event is open to current and new subscribing Members.
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.
MADE LONDON – CANARY WHARF at Canada Square Park 17th - 25th March 2017 Design and Craft Fair - Note: ONLY 17 - 20 and 22 - 25 MARCH 2017

Recently added Courses

Personal 'Bespoke'Tuition - Bob and Mary Kershaw - 16th February to 28th February, 2018
Mary and Bob offer private tuition in clay modelling, sculpture AND the potter's wheel for complete beginners through to intermediate level.. (Gift Vouchers available for Christmas, Birthdays etc...)
6 week Pottery Course with Jessica Jordan - 1st March to 5th April, 2017
You will have the opportunity to cover a wide range of skills including; hand building, throwing on a pottery wheel, coiling, slip decoration, glazing and more.
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
Childrens Saturday School, Pottery with Katherine Gleeson - 14th February to 30th November, 2017
A fun course during which Katharine will teach the basic traditional techniques of throwing on the wheel, hand building and decoration.

Northern Colours: 1.10.2016 – 3.12.2016

This exhibition at Gallery Oldham showcases work by selected members of the Northern Potters Association.  Read more »

Cumbrian Ceramics Exhibition: 22.11.2016 – 8.01.2017

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This exhibition is the largest collection of Cumbrian potters and ceramicists that has ever been put together. Read more »

Shaping Ceramics: From Lucie Rie to Edmund de Waal – 10 Nov 2016 to 26 Feb 2017

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Discover the story of how Jewish ceramicists transformed British studio pottery and influenced successive generations of ceramic artists. Read more »

From Where I’m Standing: Contemporary ceramics and the Swindon collection

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Celebrating connections and contrasts between modern art and contemporary ceramics. From 21.09.2016 – 28.01.2017. Read more »

Fire It Up! Join us for a live firing event – 4.11.2016 : 18.00hours

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In celebration of Bonfire Night, the Leach Pottery team are sharing something of the excitement, fear and fun of a potter’s profession by inviting the public to a live firing of a specially constructed kiln Read more »

Collect: The International Art Fair for Contemporary Objects

Now in its 13th edition, Collect returns to the stunning setting of the Saatchi Gallery in London’s Kings Road from 2 – 6 February 2017. Tickets now on sale.  Book now and save ÂŁ4 on a Standard ticket* Read more »

Boxes at the Box Gallery – October 01, 2016 – October 30, 2016

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David Wright will be showing his superb boxes at The Box Gallery, part of RopeWalk Gallery during October 2016. These boxes are complemented by hand crafted wooden lids in a range of hardwoods. They make ideal Christmas presents to stock up with!

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London Sculpture Workshop seeks to set up a community ceramics hub and foundry:

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London Sculpture Workshop seeks to set up a community ceramics hub and foundry to upskill communities through material engagement and widen participation in creative learning across all demographics. (Only until 01.09.2016 to fund this project!) Read more »

Ceramic Art York, 9-11 September 2016

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Ceramic Art York is a Craft Potters Association event presented Read more »

Svend Bayer : building a kiln for teaching: Crowdfunding

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Svend Bayer wants to build a climbing kiln (Anagama) on land set aside for this purpose at Read more »