Ceramic Ammonite Community Carnival Procession School Clay Project - Welcome Art Piece Ceramic Leaf

Future Events

Event: Tile making course
Date:  28 October 15 - 11 November 15

Wednesdays, 10-12pm or 7-9pm.Three half day sessions, 2x2hrs and 1xhr.

Session 1:Design and cut out tiles.

Session 2:Inscribe/Imprint tiles.

Session 3: Glazing

On this course we will be making slabs inscribing or imprinting into soft/leather hard clay.

You could make a housename/number or tiles for a splashback or tabletop.

Cost £150 inc. tuition,materials, firing and refreshments.

Event: Nature Inspired Garden Seedhead Sculpture Workshop Part 1
Date:  29 October 15 - 12 November 15

Thursdays 10-12pm or 7-9pm Three half days. 1x2hrs session,  1x3hrs session and 1x1hrs session.

Session 1-Design and make basic shapes.

Session 2-Assemble,add texture and detail, bisque fired.

Session 3-Glaze, stoneware fired.

During the three seesions,you will create beautiful nature inspired seedheads, using handbuilding techniques. 

Cost £160, this includes tuition, all materials and equipment, glazes and two firings also refreshments.


Event: Hand building Clay workshop
Date:  30 October 15 - 04 December 15

Six week clay hand building course, Friday 10am-12pm or 7pm-9pm. Limited spaces available. Learn the techniques, types of clay, glazing and firing knowledge, in a friendly purpose built studio. 

Cost £160, includes tuition, all equipment and refreshments. Student would need to purchase half a bag of clay and a nominal cost for firing.

Please contact me for more information.


Event: Raku Workshop
Date:  31 October 15 - 14 November 15

Saturday 31st Oct 7th Nov 14th Nov ( firing date depends on the weather) Three half days, 1x2hrs 10-12pm and 1x2hrs 10-11am and 1x3hrs 10-1pm.

Session1-Make ceramics, which will be bisque fired.

Session 2-Glazing with Raku glazes.

Session 3- Raku firing.

Cost £170, included tuition, all materials and two firings and refreshments.


Event: Christmas Gift Clay workshop
Date:  18 November 15 - 02 December 15

Three half day sessions for two hours, 10-12pm or 7-9pm. 

A creative festive workshop, an opportunity to make oringinal gifts for Christmas using handbuilding techniques. The cost is £140  includes all clay, firing and glazing materials also festive refreshments .  Places are limited.

Event: Nature Inspired Garden Seedhead Sculpture Workshop Part 2
Date:  19 November 15 - 03 December 15

Thursdays, 3 halfday session 10-12pm or 7-9pm

Session 1-Design and make basic shapes.

Session 2-Assemble shapes and add detail and texture, bisque fired.

Session 3-Glaze and stoneware fired.

During the three sessions, you will create beautiful nature inspired seedheads sculptures suitable for the garden.

Cost £160, includes tuition, all materials, two firings and refreshments.

Past Events

Event: Stansted Garden Show
Date:  05 May 15 - 07 May 15
Link:  http://www.thegardenshowonline.com

Unique handbuilt sculptural stoneware ceramics for the garden and details of my latest workshops in my new ceramic studio.

Event: Chichester Art trail
Date:  02 May 15 - 10 May 15
Link:  http://www.chichesterarttrail.org

The weekend of the 2rd May and the 9th May, my new purpose built ceramic studio will be open for the first time to the public. A unique opportunity to see my new space and work.  I will be demonstrating hand-building techniques, with work for sale for the home and garden.

Event: New clay workshops
Date:  31 March 15

Due to moving house, I will not be running anymore clay workshops till Spring 2015. If you would like to be kept informed of future courses, just send me you email address. I will then send out the new programme of events at the beginning of the year. Looking forward to seeing old and new students in 2015 and wishing you all a very Merry Christmas

Event:  Driftwood Open Garden, Seaford
Date:  23 August 14 - 07 September 14
Link:  http://www.driftwoodartwave.co.uk

The Seaside Sanctuary.My garden ceramics will be on display in this award winning garden in Seaford. Work on show as part of the Art Wave event starting on the 23rd August throught to 7th Sept, over the three weekends, have a 10% reduction.  

Event: Nature Inspired Garden Gourd Sculpture Workshop
Date:  23 April 14 - 07 May 14

April 23rd, 30th and May 7th. Three half days. 2x3hrs 10-1pm and 1x2hrs 10-12am.

Session 1-Design and make basic shapes.

Session 2-Assemble shapes and detail and texture, Bisque fired.

Session 3-Glaze, stoneware fired.

During the three sessions you will create beautiful nature inspired gourds.

Cost £140, includes tuition, all materials and equipment, two firings and refreshments.

Event: 318 Ceramic, Two day nature inspired clay workshop
Date:  06 March 14 - 07 March 14
Link:  http://www.318ceramics.co.uk

Event: Jan Guest Summer Exhibition
Date:  12 August 13 - 15 August 13
Link:  http://www.janguest.co.uk

Some of my ceramics will be in Jans natural garden.

Event: Sussex Prairie Gardens
Date:  30 June 13 - 30 September 13
Link:  http://www.sussexprairies.co.uk

My art will be in their beautiful gardens all summer.

Event: Working in partnership with garden designer Claudia De Loug
Date:  31 December 12
Link:  http://www.claudiadeloug.com

Event: Christmas lantern workshop
Date:  08 December 12

A lantern workshop from 10am-1pm at The Lodge, Hotham Park, Bognor Regis. £4 per lantern. A lit parade to the carols in the park at 6pm

Event: Unusual art at Sussex Praries Gardens
Date:  02 September 12
Link:  http://www.sussexprairies.co.uk

A beautiful garden open to the public with added attractions of unusual plants and art for the garden for sale.

Event: National Garden Scheme
Date:  03 June 12 - 04 June 12
Link:  http://www.roundhillshepardhuts.co.uk

My work will be for sale in the beautiful garden of Louise Adams, Roundhill Cottage, East Dean.

Event: Floral fringe fair at Bignor Park
Date:  19 May 12 - 20 May 12
Link:  http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#!/FloralFringeFair/photos

A special event in a hidden setting, I shall be selling my ceramics come and have a great day out.

Event: Pre-Art Trail Exhibition
Date:  16 April 12 - 28 April 12
Link:  http://www.chichesterarttrail.org

At the Oxmarket Centre, Chichester. All artist can enter an example of thier work.

Event: Art in Action Exhibition
Date:  16 April 12 - 13 May 12

Taking part in Art in Action exhibition at The Forge Gallery, Walberton

Event: Vivartis
Date:  26 September 11 - 16 October 11
Link:  http://www.kesw.org

Autumn Arts Exhibition.

Three pieces of my work have been selected and will be on display at :

King Edwards School, Godalming, Surry

Event: The Town Show
Date:  03 September 11

Lots of free activities for the community to enjoy, come and experiance clay. 11am-4pm. Westloats lane playing field.

Event: Summer workshops at westloats lane community centre
Date:  01 August 11 - 26 August 11

All week creative workshops for free.

Event: Exhibition of costal art
Date:  16 August 10 - 17 August 10

Four artists come together to exhibit in Jan Guest garden.

Event: Hotham Country Fair
Date:  07 August 10 - 08 August 10

11am -5pm in Hotham Park, Bognor Regis

Event: Wounderful Wednesdays at the Weald and Downland
Date:  28 July 10 - 25 August 10

Every wednesday free lantern workshops in the gridshell. In preparation for the celebration of 40th years .

Event: Discovering Places
Date:  25 July 10

A day for people to explore hidden gems on their doorstep. Community Arts Bognor Regis have joined forces with Hotham Park Heritage Trust and A.D.C to open The lodge , with a creative workshop of Wish you were here postcards. The discovery garden will have pond dipping and amongst other things a tree walk and a  Heritage tour. These activities are free, with a fundraising sale of wish you were here postcards in the early evening. 

Event: Southern Ceramics Group Selected Exhibition
Date:  25 July 10 - 08 August 10

Free entry to the Bishops Kitchen, Chichester to view Southern Ceramics Group. 10am to 5pm every day. Come and be amazed at what you can do with a lump of clay! 

Event: NEWS Parade
Date:  26 June 10

Nightime carnival in the centre of Chichester, four parades converge to the Catherdral.

Event: community carnival workshop
Date:  05 June 10

At The Lodge, Hotham Park, come and enjoy the fun. Workshops 10-12 and 1-3 on both Saturdays.

Event: community carnival workshops
Date:  29 May 10

Come and be part of Bognor carnival, help work on the big make or on your own costume  and join in the fun on carnival day 19th June.

Event: Chichester art trail
Date:  15 May 10 - 16 May 10

Event: Meeting of Artists
Date:  15 March 10

Meeting to move forward with the plans for an art centre in Bognor Regis.

Event: 3rd meeting of local artists
Date:  01 March 10

Meeting to move forward on the plans for a celebratory arts centre in Bognor.At Bersted Green learning centre 5pm-7pm

Event: Meeting to discuss setting up of Bognor Regis Community Art Centre
Date:  11 January 10

5-7pm at Bognor Regis Libary

Event: Clay workshops
Date:  07 January 10 - 08 January 10

Angmering  Children and Family Centre

Event: Feel Good Fiesta
Date:  19 September 09

In aid of St Wilfrids Hospice. Clay workshop small charge. Lots of other activities.

Date:  06 August 09

Date:  05 August 09

Date:  31 July 09

Event: Durrington Chidren and Family Center. Clay Workshop
Date:  29 July 09

Garden wall project, to make clay tiles for a decorative sign for the building.

Event: Art in the Garden at Sir Harold Hilliers Gardens, Romsey
Date:  28 July 09 - 25 November 09

My papaver collection has been selected to take part in the 2009 Art in the Garden.

Event: Southern Ceramics Group Summer Exhibition.
Date:  28 July 09 - 09 August 09

Selected work is on display and for sale in The Bishops Kitchen, Chichester Catherdral. Free addmission, 10-5pm daily

Event: Open doors Art Trail
Date:  09 May 09 - 16 May 09

For two weekends in May my studio and other artists in the area are open to the public.There will be Raku demonstration (weather permitting)during the day. For more information www.opendoorsarttrail.com

Event: Bosham Art trail
Date:  18 April 09 - 19 April 09

In aid of St Wifrids Hospice gardens in the Bosham area will be open with art in the gardens for sale.

Event: Glazing day at Durrington Childrens and Family Centre
Date:  07 April 09

A community art project to decorate the pedestrian entrance to the centre with ceramic hand prints.

Event: Carnival masterclass
Date:  04 April 09

Free hands on workshop for the local community in preparation for the Bognor Regis carnival. Being held at the Regis Centre, Bognor Regis from 11am. To book a place contact Sue Holmes Bognor Regis Town Hall.

Event: Carnival masterclass
Date:  02 April 09

A carnival masterclass fo schools and local community groups in and around Bognor Regis. A free hands on workshop to generate ideas for the new Bognor Regis Carnival which is taking on the 13th June 09. Workshop starts at 10am and is being held at The Regis Centre, Bognor Regis.

Event: Durrington Nursery Clay mosiac workshop
Date:  05 March 09 - 06 March 09

A community art project to create a colourful sign for the entrance to the Nursery.

Event: Free clayworkshops at Durrington Children and Family centre
Date:  17 February 09 - 19 February 09

Community art project,ceramic hand prints. The artwork produced will be used to decorate the pedestrian entrance to the centre.

Event: Pulling Together
Date:  16 January 09 - 17 January 09

A carnival conference to explore new partnerships and develop a five year plan for the organisation.

Event: Lantern Parade
Date:  29 November 08

A lantern parade through Bognor Regis, to switch on the Christmas lights.Starting at 3.30pm from the Regis centre

Event: Lantern Making
Date:  22 November 08

A days withie workshop in Bognor Regis. Making lanterns for a peace parade through the town on the 29th November 2008.

Event: Artist in residence at Sussex Prairies
Date:  30 November 99 - 30 September 13
Link:  http://www.sussexprairies.co.uk

My sculptural ceramics will be on display and for sale over the summer in the beautiful gardens.

Event: Clay workshops
Date:  30 November 99

Due to moving I will not be running any workshops till Spring 2015. When I will have a new programme of courses on offer. If you would like to be kept informed, just send me your email and I will send you the details and dates. I look forward to seeing you in the new year, Happy Christmas to all my lovely students.