Ceramike - Background Information

British Studio Pottery

Winchcombe slipware mug decorated by Pat Groom Michael Cardew Wenford Bridge bowl Phil Rogers finger wiped vase
Classic and Contemporary Studio Pottery

Online Exhibition, click to view.

Tiled sign on the Leach Pottery in St. Ives

In 1920 Bernard Leach returned from Japan with 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

Patia Davis


Lovely short film of Patia at work

Richard Batterham Film

Richard Batterham in his showroom at Durweston, Dorset

Image © John Clark

Appeal for Funds

Ladi Kwali - Winchcombe 1962

Emerging Potters

New Online Edition - July 2016

Remembering Mick Casson
Pot Easel

The Pot Easel

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

David Ballantyne - 25 Years on

The Ballantyne famlily have created a new website as a tribute to David on the 25th anniversary of his passing.

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.

Click on a pot to enter

Recent Gallery Images

Doug Fitch - Large jug  Mick Casson dry ash bowl (1970s)  Mark Griffiths cider jar 


Wendy Salt (Aislaby Pottery) - Click to enter the saleroom  Warren MacKenzie - American Potter - Click to enter bookshop   Lisa Katzenstein Vase - Click to enter the saleroom 

Recent Updates

21/10/2017 Leach Pottery Family Tree - Michel Francois
17/10/2017 Potters - Reworked, new potters added
17/10/2017 Online Exhibition - Stougaard yunomi sold
10/10/2017 Leach Pottery Family Tree updated
10/10/2017 Online Exhibition - Derek Emms bowl reserved
22/09/2017 Potters - Dead websites removed
22/09/2017 Links - Dead links removed
15/09/2017 Exhibitions - Jim Malone
15/09/2017 Ceramike - Background Information
21/08/2017 Online Exhibition - John Reeve plate sold
11/08/2017 Online Exhibition - Nigel Lambert mugs sold
30/07/2017 Online Exhibition - Maureen Minchin jug sold
25/06/2017 Online Exhibition - Charles Vyse bowl reserved
16/06/2017 Online Exhibition - Clive Bowen bowl sold
24/05/2017 Online Exhibition - Batterham tazza sold
24/05/2017 Online Exhibition - Ara Cardew plate sold
24/05/2017 Online Exhibition - Ray Finch plates now £190
06/05/2017 Home - Patia Davis
25/04/2017 Online Exhibition - Mawddach Pottery lamp sold
12/04/2017 Exhibitions - Micki Schloessingk
10/04/2017 Online Exhibition - Patrick Sargent jar reserved
08/04/2016 Gallery - Mark Griffiths cider jar
08/04/2016 Gallery - Doug Fitch jug
08/04/2016 Gallery - Mick Casson dry ash bowl
08/04/2017 Online Exhibition - Lake jar reserved
07/04/2017 Online Exhibition - Collins plate reserved
07/04/2017 Online Exhibition - Stougaard yunomi reserved
06/04/2017 New Online Exhibition
24/03/2017 Exhibition - 4 Pots sold
07/03/2017 Exhibition - Pots sold & reserved
31/01/2017 Exhibition - 2 Pots reserved
17/01/2017 Books - The Quiet Eye sold
17/01/2017 Books - Ceramic Form sold
07/01/2017 Books - Lucie Rie catalog sold
05/01/2017 Exhibition - 2 Pots reserved
04/01/2017 Exhibition - Pots sold
09/12/2016 Exhibition - 3 more pots sold
01/12/2016 Gallery - Anne-Mette Hjortshoj yunomi
01/12/2016 Gallery- Anne-Mette Hjortshoj yunomi
30/11/2016 Noticeboard - Peter Sparrey
30/11/2016 Gallery - Svend Bayer - Wenford Bridge flagon
30/11/2016 Gallery - Robert Tinnyunt jug
30/11/2016 Gallery - Leach Pottery old Standardware bowl
30/11/2016 Gallery - Leach Pottery bud vase
30/11/2016 Gallery - David Eeles cider jar
30/11/2016 Gallery - David Leach slipware dish
26/11/2016 Gallery - Fleen Doran vase
26/11/2016 Richard Batterham Appeal
24/11/2016 Exhibitions - Anne-Mette Hjortshøj
24/11/2016 Exhibition updated with sales
18/11/2016 Gallery - Alistair Young charger
13/11/2016 Exhibitions - Anne-Mette Hjortshøj
05/11/2016 Exhibitions - In The Blood
02/11/2016 Festivals - Oxford Ceramics Fair
02/11/2016 Exhibition updated with sales
30/10/2016 Books - Two sold
16/10/2016 Exhibition updated with sales
15/10/2016 Exhibitions - The Pottery Collective, Malvern
15/10/2016 Exhibitions - Trevor Corser
15/10/2016 Exhibitions - Amanda Brier
14/10/2016 Exhibition updated with sales
13/10/2016 Exhibition updated with sales
11/10/2016 Exhibition updated with sales
10/10/2016 Exhibition updated with sales
06/10/2016 Exhibition updated with sales
06/10/2016 Exhibitions - Jason Wason
05/10/2016 Exhibition updated with sales

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