Polehampton Junior School

Wednesday Meetings Polehampton Junior School, Kibblewhite Crescent, Twyford RG10 9AX

Published
Categorised as Maps

Knowl Hill Village Hall

Potters’ Day Knowl Hill Village Hall, The Terrace, Knowl Hill, Reading RG10 9XB

Published
Categorised as Maps

Lockdown 2021

Like many other groups we are unable to meet during the Coronavirus crisis. It is, however, quite interesting to look back through our ‘past speakers’ section to see the many respected potters who have demonstrated to us in the past. We hope to resume our varied activity programme as soon as we are able. Meanwhile… Continue reading Lockdown 2021

Published
Categorised as none

Linda Bloomfield 13 Nov 2019

Wednesday 13 Nov 2019, 7:45pm at Polehampton Junior School Linda Bloomfield (13 Nov 2019)     Linda Bloomfield designs and makes tableware based on her thrown porcelain, with dimples and visible throwing lines showing the hand of the maker. She uses a tactile satin matt glaze on the outside and colour on the inside. She… Continue reading Linda Bloomfield 13 Nov 2019

Sarah Jenkins 9 October 2019

Wednesday 9 October2019, 7:45pm at Polehampton Junior School Sarah Jenkins (9 October 2019)   WFP Speaker Notes – Sarah Jenkins Oct 2019 (By Caroline Gatfield) Sarah’s vessels are informed by the landscape she sees around her home in North Essex and are therefore ever changing and evolving as she tackles more complex ways of layering… Continue reading Sarah Jenkins 9 October 2019

David Wright 11 Sept 2019

Wednesday 11 Sept 2019, 7:45pm at Polehampton Junior School David Wright (11 Sept 2019)     David Wright has been working with clay for over forty years All his work is handbuilt, mainly with coils or ropes of clay, using a coarse textural body either Grogged Pink or a lighter clay Pot Clays David Wright 153-2152… Continue reading David Wright 11 Sept 2019

Kirsteen Holouj 12 June 2019

Wednesday 12 June 2019, 7:45pm at Polehampton Junior School Kirsteen Holuj (12 June 2019) Kirsteen Holuj 12 6 2019 Kirtseen describes herself as a maker of ceramic, but this title does not really cover everything that she does. She uses electric , soda and raku kilns from  Westbury Arts Centre south of Milton Keynes. www.kirsteenholuj.co.uk/ … Continue reading Kirsteen Holouj 12 June 2019

Richard Ballantyne & Carol Read (13 Feb 2019)

Wednesday 13 February 2019, 7:45pm at Polehampton Junior School Richard Ballantyne and Carol Read have been working together and collaborating for around 8-9 years. Richard from a background of a degree in Interior Design and many years of teaching followed by completing a BA in Glass and Ceramics. Carol worked as a nurse while completing… Continue reading Richard Ballantyne & Carol Read (13 Feb 2019)

Robyn Cove (14 November 2018)

Wednesday 14 November 2018, 7:45pm at Polehampton Junior School Robyn makes functional wheel thrown stoneware from her home studio in Cardiff.  She received a BA(hons) Ceramics from Cardiff Metropolitan University in 2008 and has been actively working within the field of ceramics since. Her pottery captures a rustic warmth with full forms and contemporary surface designs.… Continue reading Robyn Cove (14 November 2018)

Clover Lee (11 April 2018)

Clover was born and raised in Guangdong, China. She found her passion in art during her youth and started practising pottery making 2011 in London. After watching the first series of The Great Pottery Throw Down TV show, she was inspired to become a craft potter, and participated in the second series of the show, where she… Continue reading Clover Lee (11 April 2018)