Meet the Potter

  • Meet the potter: Cassie Sharman

    Meet the potter: Cassie Sharman

    16th October 2020

    For Cassie Sharman, a ceramic artist from Cambridge, the lockdown presented a unique opportunity   Back in March, as the government announced the UK lockdown, many people were left with uncertainty and anxiety never experienced before. For artists and creative…

  • Meet the potter: Keith Brymer Jones

    Meet the potter: Keith Brymer Jones

    22nd January 2020

    Keith is reaping the rewards of hard work and creative thinking With a long and successful career in production ceramics, Keith Brymer Jones became something of a national treasure when he first hit our screens in 2015 as one of…

  • Meet the potter – Amberlea McNaught

    Meet the potter – Amberlea McNaught

    9th December 2019

    Amberlea McNaught’s life has been a rollercoaster, with not a little serendipity at play A series of chance connections have led this extraordinary young woman to produce some of the most exciting work currently on the ceramics scene Amberlea McNaught.…

  • Meet the potter: Kevin Millward

    Meet the potter: Kevin Millward

    23rd September 2019

    Kevin Millward’s recurring theme is “And then I get a phone call…”   Kevin will be known to many of you as the course director at the Clay College and the consultant behind The Great Pottery Throw Down.   He…

  • Meet the Potter: Richard Hedges

    Meet the Potter: Richard Hedges

    1st October 2018

    We frequently hear stories about the therapeutic qualities of getting your hands on clay, but it’s usually from the clients’ perspective. Richard Hedges took the bold step of moving from a 20-year career in drugs and alcohol services, to become…

  • Meet the Potter: Maryjane Macleod

    Meet the Potter: Maryjane Macleod

    19th April 2018

    Maryjane Macleod runs a successful studio in Devon, producing tableware and decorative work “I didn’t do pottery at school. I first came across it as an idea in 1983, when I was working in a print room doing graphic art…