<em>Edit Event</em> Minerals, Magic and Memories: Anne Holian at Postcard Tea
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Postcards Teas hosts an exhibition of painted porcelain teaware by artist Anne Holian. Visitors also have the opportunity to watch Anne demonstrate a variety of the techniques involved in their illustration.

 

Make a Turkish İznik Tile at the Yunus Emre Institute
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A workshop with İznik tiles master Ayşe Özkan. Learn the stories behind classical patterns and discover what lies beneath the glaze, with techniques including drawing, transmitting, needling and colouring. 

The Yunus Emre Institute (Yunus Emre Enstitüsü) was established as a foundation...

<em>Edit Event</em> An Introduction to The Room Service with Dan Cox
9 May
1820

An interactive evening with Dan Cox, Roux Scholar and former Executive Chef of Fera at Claridge's. Dan cooks and talks about the importance of all things ‘at the table’, including the ceramics he has...

<em>Edit Event</em> Young Masters presents Jo Taylor, Lucille Lewin and Tessa Eastman at The Arts Club
10 May
1819

The Arts Club hosts Young Masters ceramicists Jo Taylor, Lucille Lewin and Tessa Eastman. In conversation with the Crafts Council’s Daniella Wells and collector and curator Preston Fitzgerald, these three contemporary makers discuss their practices and offer an insight into their processes of...

<em>Edit Event</em> Burleigh Tissue Transfer Demonstration at Fortnum &amp; Mason

Burleigh tissue decorators demonstrate their unique skill in decorating a new Fortnum & Mason range. This traditional process takes years to master and is one of many skills that moved HRH The Prince of Wales to save Burleigh’s historic home, Middleport Pottery.

Established in Stoke...

Create Event
12 May
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A rare opportunity to meet makers and see the processes behind the museum-quality ceramics made in one of South London’s hidden mews. Makers include Carina Ciscato, Catrin Howell, Christopher Riggio, Chris Keenan, Grant Aston, Henry Pim, Kaori Tatebayashi, Robert Cooper and Sun Kim.

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Create Event
11 May
1821

North Street Potters offers access to its workshop spaces to watch demonstrations of hand-building, throwing on the wheel, clay preparation, kiln packing and a full guided tour of the pottery process. Drinks and canapés are served.

A collective of eight potters, this year North Street...

<em>Edit Event</em> Tool to Table: Clay and Tool-Making with Collective Matter
12 May
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Using self-made tools from found materials and objects, this 2½ hour clay workshop teaches a wide breadth of surface decoration and construction techniques to create your own unique piece of tableware.

Join Collective Matter for a clay workshop and share your experiences of living,...

<em>Edit Event</em> Head, Hand and Heart: Design-Nation at Helen Yardley
9 May
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An exhibition of works by craftspeople who inspire, delight and inform contemporary craft practice, taking the theme of ‘Head, Hand and Heart’. Based in the showroom of Helen Yardley Studio, the exhibition ranges from furnishings to decorative objects.

In partnership with host and rug...

<em>Edit Event</em> Clay College at Maze Hill Pottery
12 May
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Leading studio potter Lisa Hammond opens her studio to host Clay College’s students in London. The weekend features demonstrations by Lisa, Darren Ellis, apprentice Dom Upson and Kevin Millward, with an exhibition by Maze Hill Pottery and Clay College.

Clay College was founded in 2017...

Create Event
9 May
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A morning of conversations hosted by curator Brian Kennedy, with Bill Amberg, Carréducker, Leah Jensen, Corinne Julius, Eleanor Lakelin, David Marques, Sarah Myerscough and Natalie Melton discussing working hand in hand to help makers succeed.

Hosted by Brian Kennedy and Cockpit’s Head...

Create Event
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London-based manufacturer SCP presents a ceramic exhibition and workshop by longtime collaborator Reiko Kaneko. Additionally, live demonstrations take place courtesy of terracotta thrower Steve Harold, who is responsible for hand-making Kaneko's SCP Terracotta Collection.

SCP has always...

Create Event
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Modern Society hosts a ceramic-painting workshop with fine artist Venetia Berry. Guests can learn sketching techniques and create one-of-a-kind ceramics on site. This is part of a larger collaboration between Venetia and Modern Society.

Launched in March, this partnership sees Brixton-...

Create Event
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The Han Collection exhibits a range of artists, celebrating three of Korea’s most loved traditional crafts: ceramics, embroidery and lacquerware. Guests are also invited to witness a Korean tea ceremony and participate in a tea tasting.

This exhibition aims to showcase the beauty and...

Create Event
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The British Ceramics Biennial and sponsor Johnson Tiles present (UN)WOVEN, an exploratory and material-specific presentation of 2017 AWARD-winning artist Tana West at Material Lab. They also announce new developments and opportunities for the BCB's headline exhibition AWARD.

(UN)WOVEN...

<em>Edit Event</em> Understanding Ceramics at the Contemporary Ceramics Centre
9 May 18

A guide to understanding ceramics from London’s only dedicated contemporary ceramics gallery. Learn about clay types, making techniques, firing, glazes and different pottery traditions.

This illustrated talk from the curators at the Contemporary Ceramics Centre offers a way into...

<em>Edit Event</em> Globe-Making Workshop with Loraine Rutt at Peckham Studio
9 Jun
1017

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DATE from Thursday 10th May to Saturday 9th June

Due to several requests, this masterclass has now been rearranged to be held at the weekend.

The event will now take place on Saturday 9th June. 

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<em>Edit Event</em> Painting Porcelain with Meissen at Thomas Goode
9 May
1821

Enjoy an evening at Thomas Goode with the opportunity to paint your own piece of Meissen porcelain, with journalist Emma Crichton Miller. A Meissen master painter both demonstrates and provides guidance. The piece is yours to take home once fired.

 

Ashraf Hanna

Hand-building ceramic forms, Ashraf Hanna makes both individual and related groups of vessels, each object informing the next. The profiles, lines and spaces emerging from this process of development, their ultimate placement in relation to one another, the juxtaposition of sharp lines and...Read more

Annie Turner

Annie Turner is a British ceramic artist from Suffolk, whose art is very closely linked with the river Deben and its surrounding environment where she grew up. Turner’s sculpture is imprinted with the river Deben’s past and present, the cycles of nature and the interaction of man. These are, as...Read more

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