NEW MEMBERS OF THE CRAFT POTTERS ASSOCIATION

Ceramics by Rebecca ApplebyThe Craft Potters Association (CPA), the leading UK body for art ceramics, selects professional members twice a year. It's interesting to see the artists they're choosing at the moment. This month they accepted applications from Rebecca Appleby, Emily-Kriste Wilcox, Adela Powell, Paula Downing, Peter Bodenham, Ali Tomlin and Sue Hannah.Formed in 1958, the … Continue reading NEW MEMBERS OF THE CRAFT POTTERS ASSOCIATION

A PLUM TREE IN A POT: DEHUA PORCELAIN FROM THE QING DYNASTY

When I was a student on the Harrow pottery course, we went to the British Museum to examine several ceramic pieces at close quarters. In the picture above, taken ten years ago, Professor Nigel Wood and student Chris Sutherland are handling a white porcelain miniature garden, a plum tree in a rectangular bowl, made in … Continue reading A PLUM TREE IN A POT: DEHUA PORCELAIN FROM THE QING DYNASTY