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Pocklington Area Open Studios 6th / 7th May

Coming up in May at venues in and around Pocklington. I’ll be open here at Providence House pottery, Ellerton along with silversmith Avril Cheetham. Come and join us for demos, chats and to buy the work over a cup of tea.

Craft & Design Award

May 1st and the start of craft & design month – and also Ceramics week. And I’m very pleased to be displaying my Finalist logo for Selected Makers Award from the craft&design team. Many thanks to everyone who voted for my work. Come and celebrate with me on Sat 2nd and Sun 3rd May  at […]

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60 Minute Makeover Moment of Fame

  Way back in the Spring my pottery was taken over by an ITV film crew working on 60 Minute Makeover. I had been selected to be a featured artist on a show and decided to make a large Landscape bowl. The director requested we explain the whole story of making the bowl – from […]

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Where to see the work

Providence House Pottery, Ellerton My studio in Ellerton, East Riding Yorkshire is always open by appointment and is the best way to see all the different ranges. email to book a vist or lesson

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An insight into behind the scenes, at Jill Ford’s Studio

Preparing for the next big show here at Jill Ford studio. Jill shows you, in these easy to watch short films, the careful process of throwing and making a Jill Ford bowl. Hopefully this will inspire you to have a go yourself! Jill is available for lessons, just email here and leave your details and […]

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‘Preparation is Key’

When preparing, I always make sure I have everything I need to start my day in the studio. ‘Preparation is key’ to a successful day and it is always nice to reward myself with a nice cup of tea, at the end. : )