View Image Gallery William Plumptre(Full member)Tel: +44 (0)15395 68750 Email:
Plumptre makes a range of stoneware pieces including domestic pots. He
is well known for his press moulded and one off pieces such as bowls
He fires in a 40 cu ft downdraft gas kiln to orton cone 11 and uses wood ash and local granite glazes whenever possible.
1980 - 1983 - Attended Chelsea Art School, Shepherds Bush, London. 3 year London Dip course ceramic design
Aug 1991 - "Pot Luck" Homes and Gardens. Elizabeth Leeming.
William Plumptre has had pots selected by H.M. The Queen and The British Government for official gifts to President Chirac and The Emperor of Japan respectively
Abbot Hall Gallery, Kendal, Cumbria.
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Contact DetailsStudio Address: Pool Bank, Witherslack, Grange over Sands, Cumbria, UK, LA11 6SB.
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Telephone: +44 (0)15395 68750
Availability: 10am to 4pm each day, please telephone first.
Directions: Leave M6 at junction 36 follow signs A590 to Barrow. Take right hand exit from dual carriageways to Witherslack'Pottery is 2.5 miles on the right after leaving the village of Witherslack (through the woods)!
Last Updated: 2012-04-25