Ceramike - Background Information
 

British Studio Pottery

Winchcombe slipware mug decorated by Pat Groom Michael Cardew Wenford Bridge bowl Phil Rogers finger wiped vase
Tiled sign on the Leach Pottery in St. Ives

In 1920 Bernard Leach returned from Japan with Shoji Hamada to found the Leach Pottery in St. Ives.
Click the Leach Pottery tiles above to view a Leach St. Ives potters family tree.

Plate Design Evolution
Leach Pottery - Plate Design
Old Standard Ware
Leach Pottery - Old Standardware Range
New Standard Ware
Leach Pottery - Old Standardware Range
Woodcut Print of Raku Firing, circa 1928

Leach Pottery - Woodcut print showing a Raku kiln being fired with the three chambered climbing kiln behind,
St. Ives - Leach Related Sites

Robin Welch 1936 - 2019

   

Don Jones 1935 - 2019

Don Jones at right
Warren MacKenzie 1924 - 2018

Jim Malone - New Website

Geoffrey Whiting 1980 Exhibition

 
Peter Swanson - Tregonning Hill



Peter follows William Cookworthy, Harry Davis and Edmund de Waal down The White Road to Tregonning Hill

Remembering Mick Casson
Ladi Kwali - Winchcombe 1962

Pot Easel
The Pot Easel   

A precision engineered adjustable oak stand available in four sizes, just right for your cherished plate, charger or dish.

Also available is a display case for 20 small pots.

British Studio Potters' Marks - New Edition

 

Form and Function

Functional pottery is made to be used and at the same time give pleasure to the user. Click one of the pots below to view my gallery by form and make your judgement on how well the potter has fulfilled his or her task.

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Glaze Effects


Recent Gallery Images

Michael Cardew stool  Derek Emms facetted teapot  David Leach Lowerdown biscuit barrel 


Recent Updates

24/03/2020 SALES GALLERIES CLOSED
28/02/2020 Gallery - Robyn Cove yunomi
19/02/2020 Exhibition - Leach Pottery 100 Years on
15/02/2020 Gallery - Sarah Walton teapot
15/02/2020 Gallery - Derek Emms teapot
15/02/2020 Gallery - Derek Emms teaset
15/02/2020 Gallery - Elisa Helland-Hansen teapot
15/02/2020 Gallery - John Jelfs lidded jar
15/02/2020 Gallery - Peter Smith bowl
08/02/2020 Pot Sales - Richard Batterham box sold
04/02/2020 Pot Sales - Richard Batterham teapot sold
04/02/2020 Pot Sales - Richard Batterham mug sold
04/02/2020 Pot Sales - Richard Batterham teapot sold
04/02/2020 Pot Sales - Richard Batterham teapot sold
29/01/2020 Pot Sales - Winchcombe jug sold
29/01/2020 Pot Sales - Winchcombe jug, vase & jam pot sold
19/01/2020 Pot Sales - Jim Malone jug sold
18/01/2020 Gallery - Alan Birchall yunomi
12/01/2020 Exhibition - Sutton Taylor
01/01/2020 Bookshop - Hamada Potter UK 1st Ed. 1976
01/01/2020 Pot Sales - Mike Dodd bottle vase
01/01/2020 Pot Sales - Nic Collins bottle
01/01/2020 Pot Sales - Richard Batterham teapot
01/01/2020 Pot Sales - Richard Batterham box
01/01/2020 Pot Sales - Richard Batterham large mug
01/01/2020 Pot Sales - Richard Batterham large salt glaze jug
31/12/2019 Pot Sales - Muchelney Pottery jug
31/12/2019 Gallery - Michael Cardew stool
31/12/2019 Gallery - Muchelney Pottery jug
31/12/2019 Gallery - Leach Pottery jug
06/12/2019 Robin Welch 1936 - 2019
04/12/2019 Gallery - Sabine Nemet vase
23/11/2019 Gallery - Svend Bayer teabowl
21/11/2019 Bookshop - Anne Mette Hjortshøj
12/11/2019 Pot Sales - Patia Davis cup
12/11/2019 Pot Sales - Waistel Cooper vase reserved
12/11/2019 Gallery - David Leach biscuit barrel
11/11/2019 Potteries - Leach Pottery, St. Ives
07/11/2019 Exhibition - Kat Wheeler
07/11/2019 Gallery - David Binch flower brick
07/11/2019 Gallery - David Binch yunomi
03/11/2019 Home - Leach Related Sites in St. Ives
27/10/2019 Pot Sales - Jim Malone teapot reserved
26/10/2019 Gallery - Phil Rogers sake set
26/10/2019 Gallery - Mike Dodd hakeme vase
26/10/2019 Gallery - Waistel Cooper bud vase
22/10/2019 Pot Sales - Marianne de Trey dish added
22/10/2019 Pot Sales - Richard Batterham teapot added
22/10/2019 Pot Sales - Richard Batterham teapot added
22/10/2019 Pot Sales - Nic Collins flagon reduced
22/10/2019 Pot Sales - Jim Malone teapot reduced
06/10/2019 Gallery - Richard Batterham teapot
19/09/2019 Exhibitions - Jason Wason
13/09/2019 Gallery - Ray Finch cider jar
10/09/2019 Gallery - Richard Heeley guinomi
05/09/2019 Exhibitions - Halima Cassell
05/09/2019 Exhibitions - Ken Matsuzaki
04/09/2019 Potteries - Richard Heeley
20/08/2019 Exhibitions - Michel Francois & Young Gi Seo
20/08/2019 Exhibitions - Callum Trudgeon
14/08/2019 Gallery - Janet Leach vase
14/08/2019 Gallery - Ray Finch slipware cider jar
06/08/2019 Gallery - John Webb chawan
05/08/2019 Gallery - Leach Pottery lemonade jug
03/08/2019 Gallery - Svend Bayer bowl
03/08/2019 Gallery - Ken Nagai chawan
01/08/2019 Gallery - Richard Batterham caddy
28/07/2019 Gallery - Richard Batterham coffee set
28/07/2019 Gallery - Richard Batterham mug
28/07/2019 Gallery - Richard Batterham Jug
19/07/2019 Books - Michael Leach sold
09/07/2019 Exhibitions - Andile Dyalvane
25/06/2019 Festivals - Earth & Fire 2019
24/06/2019 Gallery - Robin Welch yunomi
24/06/2019 Gallery - Steve Booton teabowl
24/06/2019 Gallery - Jean-Nicolas Gerard beaker
24/06/2019 Gallery - Iris Schone vase
21/06/2019 Gallery - Svend Bayer teabowl
11/06/2019 Gallery - Leach Pottery casserole
09/06/2019 Exhibition - Jim Malone teapot added
09/06/2019 Exhibition - Mike Dodd bottle added
09/06/2019 Exhibition - Nic Collins flagon added
09/06/2019 Exhibition - Jim Malone cream jug added
08/06/2019 Exhibition - Jeremy Leach tankard sold
08/06/2019 Exhibition - Jos Pottery tankards sold
07/06/2019 Exhibitions - Laurel Keeley
03/06/2019 Books - The Unknown Craftsman sold
03/06/2019 Books - La Borne sold
03/06/2019 Books - Ken Matsuzaki sold
03/06/2019 Books - Anne-Mette Hjortshoj sold
25/05/2019 Gallery - Mike Dodd bowl
25/05/2019 Gallery - Annabelle Smith yunomi
25/05/2019 Gallery - Russell Collins teapot
25/05/2019 Gallery - Deborah Mitchell bowl
24/05/2019 Exhibitions - Cardew's Craft Circle
22/05/2019 Exhibition - Lowerdown teapot sold
09/05/2019 Exhibitions - Leach Pottery - Surface
08/05/2019 Gallery - Bernard Leach willow tree plate
08/05/2019 Gallery - Jim Malone teapot
08/05/2019 Gallery - Jim Malone cream jug
08/05/2019 Gallery - Jim Malone bowl
30/04/2019 Exhibition - Brent Johnson plate sold
20/04/2019 Gallery - John Webb tea caddy
18/04/2019 Gallery - St Agnes Pottery
14/04/2019 Katharine Pleydell-Bouverie Exhibition
29/03/2019 Leach Pottery Tree - William Worrall
15/03/2019 Home - Peter Meanley exhibition
15/03/2019 Books - Paul Philp sold
10/03/2019 Home - Don Jones 1936-2019
09/03/2019 Exhibition - Svend Bayer vase sold
08/03/2019 Home - New Jim Malone website
08/03/2019 Leach Pottery Illustrations book
21/02/2019 Exhibition - Michael Casson lidded jar sold
21/02/2019 Exhibition - Mark Griffiths teapot & yunomi added
21/02/2019 Exhibition - Svend Bayer vase added
21/02/2019 Exhibition - Lowerdown Pottery teapot
21/02/2019 Exhibition - Michael Casson lidded jar added
21/02/2019 Exhibition - Lowerdown Pottery bowl added
21/02/2019 Exhibition - David Eeles cider jar added
21/02/2019 Exhibition - Leach Pottery jug added
16/02/2019 Home - Cricklade & Ramsbury Potteries
08/02/2019 Gallery - Leach Pottery Z bowl
08/02/2019 Gallery - Leach Pottery sauce boat
02/02/2019 Exhibition - Leach Pottery sauce boat sold
02/02/2019 Exhibition - Leach Pottery jug sold
29/01/2019 Exhibition - Mathieu Lievois charger sold
29/01/2019 Exhibition - John Harlow bowl sold
26/01/2019 Home - Peter Swanson Tregonning Hill
18/01/2019 Exhibition - Jim Malone tankard sold
18/01/2019 Exhibition - Svend Bayer fish plate sold
17/01/2019 Exhibition - Ara Cardew jar sold
03/01/2019 Warren Mackenzie

Lidded jar by Colin Pearson Brush pot by Geoffrey Whiting Teapot by Mark Griffiths Jug by Mick Casson Dish from tha Leach Pottery Bowl by Simon Leach Tea cup by David Lloyd-Jones Vase by Phil Rogers