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  • Residential Ceramics Course

    Residential Ceramics Course

    21st February 2018

    Three-month residential ceramics course Forest Row School of Ceramics will be running a ceramic development course from September this year. The three-month, full-time residential course is aimed at new potters who want to discover and develop their identity as ceramicists,…

  • We Love Clay

    We Love Clay

    18th February 2018

    In 2018, Goldmark will be embarking on a brand new adventure in the world of ceramics. Over the past 10 years, the gallery has spent many hundreds of hours working with some of the greatest potters in the world, both…

  • Entries for Handmade in Britain are open

    Entries for Handmade in Britain are open

    17th February 2018

    Call for entries The applications for Handmade at Kew and Handmade Chelsea 2018 are now open. For the past decade, Handmade in Britain’s shows have become the top contemporary craft selling events in UK. The events showcase the best high-end…

  • Slip-casting for beginners

    Slip-casting for beginners

    16th November 2017

    Slip-casting a simple cylinder This project follows on from our two-part cylinder mould but the principle for slip-casting is the same whatever mould you use. This is a quick way of making items where they all need to be exactly…

  • Slip casting mould for beginners

    Slip casting mould for beginners

    16th November 2017

    Two-part cylinder mould for slip casting The beauty of slip casting is that you can make the forms much faster than you could do otherwise, and you have the security of knowing that every item will be identical – an…

  • Pulling handles for beginners

    Pulling handles for beginners

    16th November 2017

    A couple of different methods of pulling handles Anyone who watched the Great Pottery Throw Down will remember Daniel Pratap’s expertise at pulling handles. He makes it look easy, and with practice it can become second-nature as you get a…