Functional soda vapour-glazed stoneware and porcelain.
Work generally available from:
Contemporary Ceramics Centre, 63, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury
Contemporary Applied Arts at 2, Percy Street
Leach Pottery Gallery
St. Ives Ceramics
Grapevine Gallery, Norfolk.
Burnham Grapevine Gallery
Regularly gives demonstrations and workshops in England, the USA and Mainland Europe, accompanied by slides and lecture on both own history and direction and on soda glazing.
February - A one month residency in Cloud Forest Taipei making and exhibiting work
April 1-5 Hands on teaching at Schumacher College, Devon
June 30-July 6: Tolne, Denmark hands on workshop and soda firing.
August/September: California, USA workshops
October 25- November 20: Fu Le Ceramics Park at Fuping, China: International Soda Glazing Masterclass
Princessehof National Museum of Ceramics, Leeuwarden, Netherlands: My work is in the Pricessshof Museum, and they are having an opening of a new section where my work and other contemporary ceramicists' work will be displayed.
I use mainly slips to decorate pots plus an ash glaze for accents, then vapour glaze with soda bicarbonate. 36 cu ft LPGas and wood fired sprung arch kiln.
Mainly self-taught, prior to attending a post-graduate course at Goldsmith's College, University of London (1987-89). Since graduating ( with commendation ) I have been a full time potter. Fellow of the Craft Potters Association and International Academy of Ceramics.