Art in Clay showcases some of the finest ceramics currently being made by individual makers in the UK and Europe.
Art in Clay Farnham takes place in November, the perfect time to buy beautiful, unique pieces before Christmas. There will be a range of exhibitors from newly qualified and emerging ceramic artists, to established makers with many years of creative work behind them. The show offers a fantastic variety of work, all made in clay. From animal sculptures to pots designed for domestic use, with a vast range in between to interest anyone that appreciates ceramics.
Held in the Farnham Maltings, Art in Clay Farnham offers a weekend of talks and demonstrations, as well as the opportunity to purchase works directly from the makers. The Maltings is a lovely welcoming, accessible venue, with good transport links nearby, parking and catering onsite. It is a lovely way to spend a winters day, assured that you can escape the elements. If you want to make a weekend of it, there is also the craft study centre nearby and the new ashgate gallery, both within walking distance
The Maltings, Bridge Square, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7QR
Saturday 10am – 5pm Sunday 10am – 4.30pm
Adult £5.00 Concession £4.50 Children 15yrs and under FREE
The Maltings has limited Car Parking, but in Farnham there are a number of Car Parks within a few minutes walk of the Maltings. All are Pay and Display on Saturday, including The Maltings own car park, and FREE on Sunday. Waggons Yard is the nearest and is a large car park – access to the Maltings is via a footbridge and less than a five minute walk.
Oxford Ceramics Fair is returning to St Edward’s for this longstanding event, favourite with makers and buyers alike.
This year Craft Potters Association will present more exhibitors than ever before. As usual, the show will include a full program of talks and demonstrations in the beautiful John Pawson designed pavillion.
Oxford Ceramics Fair presents mainly British studio ceramics but there are European potters as well. It is know for its incredibly high standard of work, very knowledgeable visitors and great atmosphere.
Amongst the exhibitors you will find leading British studio pottery makes. For instance: Anna Lambert, Svend Bayer, Lisa Hammond, Sue Hannah, Tony Laverick, Karen Bunting. In addition, CPA will also present a number of emerging makers. Therefore you can expect an interesting selection of various pottery techniques and styles.
I am delighted to say that will be exhibiting at Oxford Ceramics Fair for the first time!
26th – 27th October
St Edward’s School, Oxford, OX2 7NN
St Edward’s School is just over a mile from Oxford city centre. There is visitors parking for those driving.
Moreover, the school refectory will be open for snacks and hot and cold drinks
Saturday 10.00 – 17.00
Sunday 10.00 – 17.00
This event tends to get very busy with visitors.
Admission is just £5.00. You can buy tickets at the door or online by visiting:
Art in Clay is a show that needs no introduction to anyone who is serious about pottery, ceramics and clay!
Celebrating 25 years in 2019, this show is now one of the most important ceramic events in Europe.
Art in Clay showcases some of the finest ceramics currently being made by individual potters in the UK and continental Europe. This outdoor summer event is held in marquees in the beautiful parklands of Hatfield House. Over 200 exhibitors will be showing and selling their work, many also doing talks and demonstrations.
Art in Clay brings a huge variety of styles and techniques. You will be able to admire and buy functional and decorative pottery, dinnerware, sculpture, garden pieces. The aim of the event is to bring a wide range of ceramics to wider audience, members of public as well as known collectors. The exhibitors include leading national and international makers as well as relative newcomers and imaginative students. If you are a potter, there is also a selection of trade stands. Therefore you will be able to stock up on books, tools, glazes or even wheels and kilns.
This year will be the third time I’m exhibiting at Hatfield and I will be delighted to bring my new collection of work.
16th 17th 18th August 2019
Hatfield House Hertfordshire AL9 5NQ
Friday – Saturday: 10.00- 17.30
Sunday: 10.00 – 17.00
Hatfield has good connection with London, frequent trains run from Kings Cross and Finsbury Park. If you are driving, there is plenty of parking space on the grounds of Hatfield House.
Earth and Fire International Ceramic Fair is one of UK’s most popular handmade pottery events. It takes place every year at the end of June in Welbeck, North Nottinghamshire. Welbeck Estate, houses The Harley Gallery, The Portland Collection and an array of artist studios.
Earth & Fire showcases over 135 potters from across the UK and mainland Europe who come to sell direct to the public from outdoor market stalls.
This event attracts collectors, gallery owners, enthusiasts as well as the general public. It is certainly a great opportunity to meet and talk to the potters, selling everything from decorative and functional pieces, sculptures, coffee mugs, bowls, teapots, plates and egg cups and even garden planters.
There will also be a full programme of talks and demonstrations by well known British potters. For instance, slab building with porcelain with Roger Cockram, making square vessels on the wheel by James Hake, handbuilding birds and beasts by Jennie Hale.
visiting the show
The Harley Gallery is situated on the Welbeck Estate, Nottinghamshire, close to the Derbyshire border. If you are coming by car, there is free parking available onsite.
Earth and Fire Ceramic Fair is on a level site accessible to users of wheelchairs and those with restricted mobility.
Opening times are 10.00- 17.00 daily.
For more information on the show, list of exhibitors and tickets please visit: