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

Carson Culp at the Leach Pottery

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.

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

13/12/2017 Online 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 Online Exhibition - Derek Emms bowl sold
10/12/2017 Online 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
05/12/2017 Online Exhibition - Charles Vyse bowl reserved
03/12/2017 Online Exhibition - David Leach tea bowl sold
28/11/2017 Links - STIVESMODERN
27/11/2017 Online Exhibition - David Leach tea bowl reserved
21/11/2017 Carson Culp exhibition
19/11/2017 Online Exhibition - Robin Welch vase reserved
15/11/2017 Online 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 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

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