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Past Events

Event: Spring Inspired Porcelain Paperclay
Date:  06 April 19

Learn new techniques with porcelain paperclay, 10-1pm.Cost £40, which includes clay, firing and refreshments.

Event: Six Week Fir Cone Making Course
Date:  01 April 19 - 16 May 19

Six week workshop starting Thursday morning 10 -12 or evening 7 -9, 11th,18th,25th April and 2nd, 9th, 16th May 2019 . Learn how to hand build a larger than life fir cone, using hand coiling and sculptural techniques. Cost £180 inc all equipment and refreshments, for further detail please contact me.

Event: Pebble Stack workshop
Date:  15 March 19 - 29 March 19

3 half day sessions starting Thursday 23th July, 2nd August and 9th August. 10-12 or 7-9. Make your own ceramic pebbles and make a pebble stack. Cost £ 185 inc. all materials, firings, glazes and plinth.

Event: Raku Firing days
Date:  09 March 19

Bring your own bisque fired items( 3) or join clay club.  Cost £70, 10-1pm. Includes firings, glazes and refreshments. weather permitting.

Event: New six week large seedhead workshop
Date:  28 February 19 - 04 April 19

Come and learn to hand coil a large vessel, turning it into a garden sculpture or water feature.Thursday 10-12 or 7-9. Cost £180inc. All equipment and refreshments.

Event:  Chicken Making Workshop
Date:  01 February 19 - 08 March 19

Learn how to hand build a ceramic chicken, over 6 week, 2hrs sessions starting Friday 10-12 or 7-9, 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd February and 1st, 8th March 2019. Cost £180 inc, all equipment, tuition and refreshments.

Event: Nature Inspired Garden Seedhead Sculpture Workshop Part 1
Date:  11 January 19 - 25 January 19

Friday 11th, 18th and 25th January 19 starting at 10am  or 7pm 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 £165, this includes tuition, all materials and equipment, glazes and two firings also refreshments.


Event: Clay Club
Date:  09 January 19 - 14 December 19

Due to popular demand Clay Club is now running on a Tuesday and Wednesday each week, from 10- 12 or 7-9. Maximum per session is 6 people.The use of all equipment and help on indivdual projects, all abilities are welcome. All you need to bring is a bag of clay and £14 per session. I mainly hand build, book your place a week in advance, first come first served! There is a yearly membership fee to join the club of £20, plus small cost for firing and glazes your work. My studio is in Aldwick, just outside Bognor Regis.

Event: Hand building Clay workshop
Date:  01 January 19 - 21 February 19

Six week clay hand building course, Thursday 17th,24th, 31st January and 7th, 14th, 21st February. 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 £165, includes tuition, all equipment and refreshments. Student would need to purchase half a bag of clay and there is a nominal cost for firing.

Please contact me for more information.


Event: Christmas Coastal Art Trail
Date:  30 November 18 - 02 December 18

This is our second year of six local artisits opening their studios to the general public. Come, browse and buy unique handmade work, ceramics, jewellery, stained glass, textiles and photography. Studios open from 11am-4pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Event: Tile making course
Date:  26 July 18 - 09 August 18

Three half day sessions on Thursday 10-12 or 7-9, 26th July and 2nd,9th August 2018. Cost £165 inc.all materials, firings, glazes and refreshments.

Event: Pebble Making Workshop
Date:  04 June 18 - 18 June 18

Three half day sessions starting Monday morning or evening 10-11.30 or 7-8.30, 4th, 11th and 18th June. You should have time to make one large and one small pebble.

Session 1: Design and roll out slabs.

Session 2: Assemble pebbles, inlay or cover with coloured slips.

Session 3: Burnish pebbles ready for firing.

Cost £165inc. all materials,firing and refreshments.

Event: Southern Ceramics Group Exhibition
Date:  29 July 17 - 13 August 17
Link:  http://www.southernceramicgroup.org.uk

I will be exhibiting at the Bishops Kitchen, Chichester Catherdral. Open daily 10-5pm, free entry. I am stewarding on Sunday 30th July, its a great show of local potters and hand builders work, look forward to seeing you there.

Event: Pots and Plant Fest
Date:  23 July 16 - 24 July 16
Link:  http://www.bryngwyn.com/events.html

Bryngwyn Hall, a grade ll listed house set in sixty acres of parkland designed by Willam Emes in the late 18th Century. Is hosting a two day outdoor event, a selection of my seedheads will be on display in the new poison garden.

Event: Raku part 2
Date:  02 July 16 - 16 July 16

Three half day seesions, Saturday 2nd, 9th, 16th July. All information the same as for previous Raku workshop.

Event: Stansted Garden Show
Date:  10 June 16 - 12 June 16
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: Evening Clay Club
Date:  01 June 16 - 27 July 16

Due to the great uptake of the daytime Clay Club, I will be starting an evening session on a Wednesday 7-9pm. Run on the same lines, £5.00 per hr. £15.00 yearly membership, you bring your own bag of clay(or buy some from me) and work on your own projects with support if needed. I have space for six each week, these need to be booked a week in advance, to avoid disappointment. there is a small charge for firings and glazing materials.

Event: Raku Workshop
Date:  14 May 16 - 28 May 16

Saturday 14th, 21st and 28th May ( firing date depends on the weather) Three half days, 1x2hrs 10-12pm and 1x1hrs 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: Nature Inspired Garden Seedhead Sculpture Workshop Part 2
Date:  13 May 16 - 27 May 16

Fridays 13th, 20th and 27th May. 3 half day sessions  1x2hrs, 1x3hrs and 1x1hr.Starting at 10am or 7pm.

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.

Event: Tile making course
Date:  12 May 16 - 26 May 16

Thursdays,12th, 19th and 26th May. Starting 10am or 7pm.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, 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: 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.

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Date:  31 July 09

Event: Southern Ceramics Group Exhibition
Date:  29 July 00 - 13 August 00
Link:  http://www.southernceramicgroup.org.uk

I will be exhibiting at the Bishops Kitchen, Chichester Catherdral, West Sussex PO19 1PX. Free entry, open daily 10-5pm.

Event: AppArt at Priors field
Date:  30 March 00 - 14 April 00
Link:  http://www.appartonline.com

Easter exhibition and Sculpture Trail, I have had four pieces accepted for this event. beautiful setting.

Date:  30 November 99

Date:  30 November 99