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  • Throw Down – Week 8. Double trouble! Two potters evicted

    Throw Down – Week 8. Double trouble! Two potters evicted

    1st March 2021

    Week 8 certainly threw the viewers a curve ball, when two potters left the show for failing to stick to the brief. Sal and Alon both made beautiful, personal pieces, but didn’t stick closely enough to the criteria required to…

  • Throw Down – week 5. Potter of the Week and who left

    Throw Down – week 5. Potter of the Week and who left

    8th February 2021

    Week five on the Throw Down was ‘Music Week’, with the main build being life-like busts of music legends Tom Jones, Dolly Parton  – who sent the potters a video message – Dame Shirley Bassey, Ozzy Osbourne and Ed Sheeran.…

  • Throw Down – week 4. Potter of the week

    Throw Down – week 4. Potter of the week

    1st February 2021

    Well, the good news is that no-one was sent home because the judges decided that a seven-day interruption to the filming schedule meant it wouldn’t be fair. The potters were pushed hard though, having to make bone china flowers in…

  • Throw Down – week 3. Potter of the week and who left

    Throw Down – week 3. Potter of the week and who left

    25th January 2021

      Susan was the third potter to leave the Throw Down, after a week of contrasts. Very intricate fruit – needing an eye for detail–  and blindfolded throwing challenged the potters at both ends of the scale. Was it liberating…

  • Throw Down – week 2. Who left?

    Throw Down – week 2. Who left?

    18th January 2021

    Week two in the house.. oh, that’s the wrong show! In the most recent – rather controversial, perhaps – episode of the Throw Down, Irina was the second to leave. Discover more about Irina, and her thoughts on being involved…

  • Love The Great Pottery Throw Down?

    Love The Great Pottery Throw Down?

    13th January 2021

    In our next issue, we have a bumper 18 pages of content on the show! (Pic: Channel 4)   Read an exclusive in-depth interview with judge Keith Brymer Jones (yes, he of the copious tears!), discover behind-the-scenes details – and…

  • Throw Down – first to leave

    Throw Down – first to leave

    11th January 2021

    Oh Ara, we feel for you! In episode one of the Throw Down, after a promising start, a glaze mishap seemed to spell the end for Ara and he was the first contestant to hear the words “I’m so sorry…”…

  • ClayCraft Calendar 2021

    ClayCraft Calendar 2021

    24th November 2020

    Superb calendar for all clay makers New fascinating print every month Room to add daily notes Large A3 format (297mm x 420mm) Price quoted includes postage & packaging to UK addresses £8.99  (Approx $11.51 or €10.25) Click here to order…

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