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Nigel Eveleigh

November 20, 2020

Nigel Eveleigh Over the years, Nigel has been involved in ceramics, in several capacities, including teaching and as a practising artist. From 2005 to 2010, he worked part time as a ceramics teacher at Grenville College, North Devon. He enjoys interacting with others and experiencing people’s reaction to his work as well as increasing others […]

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Rosie Burns

October 21, 2020

Rosie Burns Rosie sold her first painting when she was 15 year old; she has always needed something to make. Rosie trained as an Archaeological site and ‘find’ illustrator, both as part of a degree in Archaeology and Sociology; on site, as a published illustrator for the Hebrew University, Jerusalem in Israel. She then went […]

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Jonathan Garratt

October 21, 2020

Jonathan Garratt Jonathan Garratt grew up with his father’s collection of Ming porcelain from Shanghai and Sierra Leone’s narrow strip weaving bought as curtains in the living room. Pots and textiles were normal. His mother ran an all women architecture practice in Notting Hill, so the idea of Design was normal too. In 1968, he […]

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Jennifer Hughes

Jennifer Hughes

August 11, 2020

Jennifer Hughes After her GCSE level in 2008, Jennifer furthers her Studies at Petroc College in Barnstaple with a Fine Art Degree in 2014. Her work: Growing up in the wilds of rural Scotland, Jennifer always had a passion for the changing landscape and environment, natural erosion by the weather. Time holds a complete fascination […]

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Graham Towler

November 28, 2019

Graham Towler Graham was born in Bournemouth. He studied architectural illustration and life drawing at Bournemouth College of Art between 1971 and 1975. After leaving Art College he became employed as a graphic designer working for Link House publications on the magazine Exchange and Mart. In 1985 he joined his brother’s graphic design company Creative […]

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Janie Ramsay

November 28, 2019

Janie Ramsay Janie graduated from Leicester Polytechnic in 1978 with a B.A. Hons in three-dimensional design (ceramics and glass). While there, she focused mainly on mould-making and slip-casting techniques making bone china pieces based on natural forms. In 1979-80, she received a Turkish Government scholarship to study Turkish Ceramics. Based in Istanbul, she also travelled […]

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Sue Mundy

November 28, 2019

Sue Mundy Sue obtained a BA (Hons) Multidisciplinary Design, direct entry, from the North Staffordshire Polytechnic. She has been teaching ceramics since 1990 in Berkshire. However, since 2013, she has been doing one/two day ceramic workshops in Colleges & Schools in England, Switzerland and France. In 1987, she set up first studio. Publications: Ceramic Review. […]

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Helen Harrison

November 28, 2019

Helen Harrison Helen studied Art and Design at Loughborough College of Art, specialising in ceramics and gaining a B.A. Honours. Then, she culminated her studies by attaining a place at the Royal College of Art, graduating in 1995 with a Degree of Master of Arts. Since then Helen has been designing and making tableware; widely […]

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Abi Higgins

November 28, 2019

Abi Higgins Working with clay and dancing have many similarities. The physical demands whilst learning the craft and decoration are equal to training and interpretation of steps and Abi is captivated by the challenge. From 2003 to 2005, she achieved Certificates in Creative Craft in Ceramics Level 1, 2 & 3, with Bruce Chivers. From […]

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Alison West

November 28, 2019

Alison West Her curiosity in ceramics was aroused whilst living in a traditional pottery area in Japan, which encouraged here to explore the medium at greater depth. She trained with Bruce Chivers on her return to the United Kingdom. Her work: Alison’s pots reflect the experience of living in Japan; she says: “I do not […]

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Mary Wilkinson

November 28, 2019

Mary Wilkinson Mary attended Exeter College in Art and Design. This was followed by a BA (Hons) Fine Art & History of Art, 2:1, from Reading University. Private and Corporate Commissions include: 2007, Brewin Dolphin Securities, Marlborough Her work: Mary is a professional painter and her work is inspired by the land and the sea. […]

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Pippa Hill

November 28, 2019

Pippa Hill Pippa has been obsessed with clay from an early age. She grew up in the Dorset countryside surrounded by animals, including cows, sheep, my pony, dogs, cats and chickens. She remembers the shepherd skinning a lamb to put the skin on an orphan; and her mother teaching her how to skin a rabbit. […]

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Sarah Cooling

November 28, 2019

Sarah Cooling Sarah did a FdA Post A level diploma in Art and Design at the Cornwall college with distinction. This was followed by attending the University of Plymouth and achieved a BA (Hons) Art and Design Practice, First Class Hons degree. Sarah’s work was featured in the Arts Society Truro Publicity and newsletter. Her […]

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Brian Hanscomb

August 28, 2019

Brian Hanscomb Brian followed the family tradition and was apprenticed at the age of 16 in the print industry, in his case, as a letter press engraver, later qualifying as a gravure industrial engraver. He left the print industry in 1979 to work full time as an artist engraver at home, now in Cornwall and […]

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Abigail North

August 28, 2019

Abigail North Abigail North trained in ceramics in London and later in Devon under the guidance of Bruce Chivers. After a year as an assistant to the potter Penny Simpson, now works from her own studio on the edge of Dartmoor. Her work: Much of her work is inspired by her moorland surroundings on the […]

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Tracy Coulam

July 9, 2019

Tracy Coulam Tracy studied art and design at North Devon College and went on to study ceramics at Harrow College of Art, in London. After that, she spent a number of years running pottery workshops across the area, firstly, from her studio in Porlock, Somerset, where her work was on display. Then, she did Raku […]

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Rosie Edridge

June 9, 2019

Rosie Edridge Rosie’s training began with award winning Vannetta Seecharran in her studio in London. “She really opened me up to a world of infinite possibilities and allowed my wings to take flight”. She gained her Diploma in PMC at the PMC Studio, which took her design and carving skills to a much higher level. […]

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Stephen Yates

June 6, 2019

Stephen Yates Stephen graduated from the University of Nottingham – (Cert. Ed) Art, Craft and Design, which was followed by a Master degree at the University of Portsmouth – MA (Ed) Art Residency: ArtEssence Gallery, Pambula, NSW, Australia – Four weeks together with Holly Norris and sponsorship from Bega Regional Arts, NSW Publications and Editorials: […]

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