Supplier Spotlight

  • Supplier spotlight: MKM Pottery Tools

    Supplier spotlight: MKM Pottery Tools

    24th May 2021

    Creating beauty in clay! MKM Pottery Tools was established in 2003 by Rick McKinney. Rick’s initial set of tools was developed in his studio for his personal use and weren’t available for sale elsewhere. It was the development of the…

  • BOTZ

    BOTZ

    27th April 2021

    Founded in 1984 by Mechthild Surmann and Jürgen Klück, BOTZ glazes are well-known and loved by ceramicists all over the world Daniel Schulze Zur Verth, executive director, has been with the company since 2008 and explained its history. “Jürgen was…

  • Supplier Spotlight – Bluematchbox

    Supplier Spotlight – Bluematchbox

    6th December 2019

    Bluematchbox – Ten years on When Grant Pratt first opened his shop in Tilehurst, 10 years ago, it was a gallery and working studio, with a few shelves of glazes and tools for sale. Fast-forward to today, and it’s clear…

  • Supplier Spotlight – Potclays

    Supplier Spotlight – Potclays

    5th December 2019

    Potclays: A potted history Over 85 years on and the future’s looking bright! Potclays celebrated its 85th anniversary in 2017. It’s still owned and run by the same family – now in its 4th generation – and they still use…