Links - Information Sources

Art @ Work Today

Art @ Work Today is an online project that will initiate and host documentary material on lost and forgotten South African potters

Art @ World Wide Resources

An interactive arts gateway to artists, museums, galleries etc..


An evolving independent network of artists.

on-line directory of part-time art classes and craft workshops, UK and Europe, including some ceramics

Bel Ouvrage

Interesting website - Artistes - Artisans d'Art with good number of ceramic artists shown from a number of countries. Descriptions shown in artists home language and French.

Bernard Leach Archive Catalogue

Provides descriptions of the 15,000 archival items that makes up this major collection.

Ceramic Arts Library

Ceramic Arts Library. Selling New, Hard-to-Find titles, Used, and Out-of-Print Books for the ceramic world.

Ceramic Equipment and Supplies - Australia

Useful page for finding a range of ceramic equipment in Australia

Ceramike - Studio Pottery

a developing interactive resource starting with pages to help with identification of pots and a discussion forum, plus images from the many UK galleries, potteries and museums

CFile Foundation

Taking the thirty-year history and achievements of the Ceramic Arts Foundation (CAF) as a launch point, Garth Clark has created the non-profit CFile Foundation, a global community for ceramic creatives in art, design, architecture, and technology.

Clay Art Web Guide

Visit Vicki Hardin's Clay Art Web Guide for around 1000 ceramic links


This site from Andy and Katie Clift has the goal of being ' the best navigational tool that guides one with ease through a united world wide web of ceramics' It has a vast range of information including details of their own work.

Critical Ceramics

Critical Ceramics publishes unique and insightful works that would not have had an opportunity elsewhere. Check it out

Crowan and Crewenna Potteries

Excellent information about the lives and work of Harry and May Davis.

David Melville - Potteryman

My blog is mainly about my life as a potter, with a few other bits in the mix - full of helpful, practical hints

Denby China Find

Denby China Find specialises in the supply of discontinued Denby China and Denby Pottery to customers in the UK and Worldwide

Design Flanders

Design Flanders promotes designers and their designs and stimulates companies and the public to use design. It has a wide range of Belgian Ceramicists listed.

Digitalfire Ceramic Materials Database

The study of ceramic materials is at the center of all ceramic technology. This site is comprehensive and comes highly recommended.

Dutch Gouda pottery

For those with an interest in or a need for information on Dutch Gouda pottery, this is the site to visit

Figurines Sculpture

Website of sculptor Peter Holland.

Glaze Simulator -

A free web site that allows anyone working (or wanting to work) with glazes to get started. The site combines glaze analysis software with an empirical approach for both glaze properties and color effects.

IG Holtzbrand

Extensive information source about German Ceramics

Isle of Wight Pottery

All about Isle of Wight Pottery, books and people.

Japanese Pottery Knowledge Center is a multi-lingual alliance devoted to bringing people everywhere the best in traditional and modern Japanese ceramics, in both the English and Japanese languages. Our goal is to give you the best on both an educational level and ecomm

National Association for the Visual Arts Ltd (NAVA)

National peak body for the visual arts, craft and design sector working through advocacy and service provision, to achieve a flourishing Australian visual arts sector

New Zealand Pottery Marks and Pottery

Tim Caulton has set up this useful site which shows images of marks for more than 300 potters in New Zealand and plans to have 500 shown by the year end (2005).


New Designers aims to help designers to launch their careers and develop valuable contacts.


"Named after the dutch/gouda pottery the site is about the makers and marks, history, price, development in 105 years, insurance, restauration, cleaning, wordslist, etiquette, museums in Holland with plateel collections, etc. The site is in Dutch.

Porcelain Central

A major resource for information about porcelain in all its forms

Potter's House Ceramics

Collectors website with some work for sale and brief biographies of twenty excellent potters

This UK based service is a breakdown of the discussion on Clayart - the internet discussion group. Clayart is now hosted and run by the American Ceramics Society, and this site is a categorised archive of that discussion.

Pottery Blog

Emily Murphy, a studio potter making mostly functional soda fired ceramics in my studio in Chicago, IL.

Regina Pottery Collectors website

The site focuses on Dutch art pottery from the Regina factory and appears very comprehensive


"Picture galleries of post-war ceramics from England and Europe, covering many of the major factories.

Rob's Poole Pottery collection

- a personal collection of Poole Pottery with galleries and reference information


This site from Australia is concerned with anagama and woodfired pots and woodfirers themselves, run by Arthur and Carol Rosser, with a link to their own website and many good links to others

Startlocal - Guide to Pottery

An educational website that for reference is a good source of information on pottery such as its history, basic process, and the industry.

Stoke on Trent Potteries

Brilliant site with extensive database covering Stoke on Trent Potters and Potteries through the ages - well worth a visit

Studio One

Interesting information on some potters and potteries

Italian Pottery Journal

The D.A.G. Yunomi Collection

A vast and informative collection of Yunomi's. Well work several visits

The Kiln Club - UCA Farnham

The Kiln Club is based at The University of the Creative Arts Farnham at the outdoor kiln site at the top of the car park. There is a wood kiln and Gas kilns which are used for Raku Firing.

The National Archives

The National Archives have recently launched a new online exhibition featuring Victorian ceramic designs. The site provides both contextual information regarding manufacturers and help concerning the identification of ceramic items via diamond marks

The Potters Friend

Help and advice with all your pottery or ceramic questions. A member of the Institute of Materials, Mining and Minerals and the Society of Glass Technology He is regarded as one of the world's experts in glaze technology.

Torquay Pottery Collectors Society

Focused on the history of the old South Devon potteries which comprised Torquay Pottery. Contact: Membership Secretary, Torquay Pottery Collectors Society, Torquay Museum, 529 Babbacombe Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 1HG.

Western Australia Resource List

Lists details of many West Australian potters

World Collectors Net

World Collectors Net