Leach Pottery : Japanese Connections - at St.Ives

  •  The Leach Pottery, St Ives

    The Leach Pottery, St Ives

  •  The Old Kilns at Bernard Leach pottery

    The Old Kilns at Bernard Leach pottery

  •  The Leach Pottery, St Ives

    The Leach Pottery, St Ives

  •  Trevor Corser (1938-2015)

    Trevor Corser (1938-2015)

The entrance Gallery selling exhibition

The potters featured include Shinsaku Hamada, who visited the Leach Pottery in 1963, and Tomoo Hamada who first visited us in 1995. Both potters still work in Mashiko, and tableware pots made at their Hamada Pottery will also be exhibited. Also featured is Shigeyoshi Ichino, who worked at the Leach Pottery from 1969-73, and Koie Ryoji who did a three week residency with us in 2010. Finally, Kat Wheeler, one of our Production Potters who worked at the Hamada 

Pottery for 10 weeks in 2015, will be showing pots made during her time in Japan.

Makers at this event include (Members in Bold)
  • Shinsaku Hamada
  • Tomoo Hamada
  • Kat Wheeler