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 Exhibition
Online Exhibition
Pocket Money Pots

Pocket Money Pots


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

Woodcut Print of Raku Firing, circa 1928

Leach Pottery - Woodcut print showing a Raku kiln being fired with the three chambed climbing kiln behind,
Joanna Wason - 30 years at the Leach Pottery

Joanna Wason - 30 Years at the Leach  Pottery in St. Ives

Peter Swanson



Goes down The White Road...

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

Pot Easel

The Pot Easel

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

Remembering Mick Casson
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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Recent Gallery Images

Matt Foster - Leach Pottery tea set  Nic Collins huge jar  Clive Bowen Jug 


Saleroom

Lisa Hammond jug  Warren MacKenzie - American Potter - Click to enter bookshop   Robert Sanderson wood fired tsubo pot 


Recent Updates

17/06/2018 Home - Pocket Money Pots
17/06/2018 Exhibition - Mashiko yunomi
17/06/2018 Exhibition - Colin Pearson brush pot
17/06/2018 Exhibition - Geoffrey Whiting cream jub
17/06/2018 Exhibition - Leach Pottery jug
15/06/2018 Exhibition - Abuja Gwari Casserole reserved
13/06/2018 Gallery - Matt Foster tea set
10/06/2018 Home - Leach Pottery in 1928
09/06/2018 Gallery - Phil Rogers slab bottle
06/06/2018 Exhibition - Philip Revell yunomi reserved
06/06/2018 Potteries - Leach Pottery
05/06/2018 Exhibition - Clive Bowen tea caddy sold
05/06/2018 Exhibition - Christine Pedley yunomi sold
05/06/2018 Exhibition - Vera Tollow bowl sold
27/05/2018 Gallery - Nic Collins jar
27/05/2018 Gallery - Sabine Nemet mug
27/05/2018 Gallery - Clive Bowen jug
25/05/2018 Bernard Leach - Potter and Artist sold
22/05/2018 Exhibition - Jim Malone bowl
22/05/2018 Exhibition - Robert Sanderson tsubo pot
21/05/2018 Exhibition - Clive Bowen honey jar sold
21/05/2018 Exhibition - Clive Bowen honey jar sold
21/05/2018 Exhibition - Clive Bowen teapot sold
30/04/2018 Exhibition - Clive Bowen tea caddy reserved
29/04/2018 Exhibition - Clive Bowen honey jars added
29/04/2018 Exhibition - Clive Bowen tea caddy added
292/04/2018 Exhibition - Clive Bowen teapot added
29/04/2018 Exhibition - Colin Pearson jar added
19/04/2018 Exhibition - Mark Griffiths bowl sold
19/04/2018 Exhibition - Lisa Hammond beaker sold
19/04/2018 Exhibition - Christine Pedley yunomi reserved
15/04/2018 Books - Lucie Rie - Gallerie Besson 2002
15/04/2018 Books - Phil Rogers - Tradition Renewed - Sold
15/04/2018 Books - Britisk Keramik - Sold
15/04/2018 Books - The Craftsman - Sold
15/04/2018 Books - Paul Philp
15/04/2018 Books - The Elmhirsts of Dartington
15/04/2018 Exhibition - Vera Tollow bowl reserved
03/04/2018 St. Ives Roof Sculpture - Updated
27/03/2018 Leach Pottery - Reunion exhibition
27/03/2018 Leach Pottery - Celebrating Ten Years
26/03/2018 Books - The RJ Lloyd Collection sold
26/03/2018 Books - Slipware sold
25/03/2018 Books - Dartington Portfolio sold
25/03/2018 Books - Batterham at 80 sold
03/03/2018 Gallery - Phil Rogers yunomi
03/03/2018 Gallery - Svend Bayer fish plate
03/03/2018 Gallery - Mark Griffiths yunomi
03/03/2018 Gallery - Mark Griffiths yunomi
03/03/2018 Gallery - Mark Griffiths yunomi
03/03/2018 Gallery - Peter Swanson yunomi
27/02/2018 Home - Joanna Wason
25/02/2018 Gallery - Carson Culp bowl
25/02/2018 Gallery - Carson Culp mug
20/02/2018 Exhibition - Charles Vyse bowl sold
20/02/2018 Exhibition - Lisa Hammond sake sold
20/02/2018 Exhibition - Leach Pottery bud vase sold
11/02/2018 Exhibition - Lisa Hammond beaker reserved
11/02/2018 Exhibition - Mark Griffiths bowl reserved
06/02/2018Exhibition - Leach Pottery
30/01/2018 Exhibition - Muchelney vase sold
23/01/2018 Leach Family Tree - Shannon Bartlett-Smith
21/01/2018 Forms - Fixed display problem
21/01/2018 Gallery - Stanley Sellers
09/01/2018 Leach Family Tree - Kat Wheeler updated
09/01/2018 Leach Pottery - Images added
05/01/2018 Exhibition - Sid Tustin bowl sold
03/01/2018 Books - Oribe sold
03/01/2018 Books - Karatsu sold
02/01/2018 Books - Oribe
02/01/2018 Books - Karatsu
19/12/2017 Leach Family Tree - Annabelle Smith
13/12/2017 Exhibition - Thirteen pots added
13/12/2017 Books - R.J. Washington sold
13/12/2017 Books - Sam Haile sold
13/12/2017 Books - Mingei sold
12/12/2017 Books - Ten more added
10/12/2017 Exhibition - Derek Emms bowl sold
10/12/2017 Exhibition - Charles Vyse bowl sold
09/12/2017 Books - Robin Welch sold
09/12/2017 Books - Powerhouse Gallery sold
09/12/2017 Books - David & Margaret Frith sold
09/12/2017 Books - Earth Spirit Fire sold
09/12/2017 Books - Elizabeth Fritsch sold
09/12/2017 Books - Chris Carter sold
05/12/2017 Books - Ten more added
03/12/2017 Exhibition - David Leach tea bowl sold
28/11/2017 Links - STIVESMODERN
27/11/2017 Exhibition - David Leach tea bowl reserved
21/11/2017 Carson Culp exhibition
19/11/2017 Exhibition - Robin Welch vase reserved
15/11/2017 Exhibition - Robin Welch coffee set sold
14/11/2017 Peter Swanson goes down The White Road
7/11/2017 Leach Pottery - Teachers Pots exhibition
31/10/2017 Leach Pottery visit
24/10/2017 Leach Pottery Family Tree - More potters added
22/10/2017 Links - Photographing Clive Bowen pots
21/10/2017 Leach Pottery Family Tree - Michel Francois
17/10/2017 Potters - Reworked, new potters added
17/10/2017 Exhibition - Stougaard yunomi sold
10/10/2017 Leach Pottery Family Tree updated
10/10/2017 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 Exhibition - John Reeve plate sold
11/08/2017 Exhibition - Nigel Lambert mugs sold
30/07/2017 Exhibition - Maureen Minchin jug sold
25/06/2017 Exhibition - Charles Vyse bowl reserved
16/06/2017 Exhibition - Clive Bowen bowl sold
24/05/2017 Exhibition - Batterham tazza sold
24/05/2017 Exhibition - Ara Cardew plate sold
24/05/2017 Exhibition - Ray Finch plates now 190
06/05/2017 Home - Patia Davis
25/04/2017 Exhibition - Mawddach Pottery lamp sold
12/04/2017 Exhibitions - Micki Schloessingk
10/04/2017 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 Exhibition - Lake jar reserved
07/04/2017 Exhibition - Collins plate reserved
07/04/2017 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

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