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Contact Details

Studio: Cotswold Pottery, Clapton Row, Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire, UK, GL54 2DN. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 (0)1451 820173
Fax: +44 (0)1451 820173
Email:
Web-site: www.cotswoldpottery.co.uk
Availability: Pottery open Monday to Saturday 9.30am. to 5.00pm. and Sunday 10.30am. to 5.00pm. Visitors are welcome, but it is advisable to telephone first if travelling any distance. Closed some Sundays in Winter.

Directions: The Cotswold Pottery is tucked away from the well trodden tourist track through the village. Yet it is only 5 minutes walk from the main carpark, and has limited parking for visitors. There are also regular bus services from Cheltenham and Moreton-in-Marsh, which both have main line train stations.


Last Updated: 2009-07-02

Current Work

Current Work

The work is either reduction fired stoneware using mainly wood-ash glazes, salt-glazed in my large wood-fired kiln at the Whichford Pottery, or soda-glazed in my gas kiln here.

Work generally available from:
St. Ives Ceramics, Cornwall
Beaux Arts, Bath
Bluecote Display Centre, Liverpool
The Octagon, Whichford Pottery
Direct from our own showroom.

Other Information:
Available for lectures, demonstrations, workshops, when available, given plenty of advance notice.

Technical Information

Technical Information

Reduction-firing: down-draft gas kiln, 30cu. feet. Reduction fired to cone 10, with mainly ash, celadon and tenmoku glazes.
Salt/soda-firing: wood-fired kiln, 90 cu feet; gas kiln, 40 cu feet; various slips as well as tenmoku and celadon glazes.

History

History

Cheltenham College of Art; Largely self-taught.

Work Styles

Work Styles

Stoneware
Tenmoku
Soda
Celadon
Ash