Thursday, 26 April 2012

Cardiff reunion of graduates at Higherford Mill

Brand new work by Katy O'Neil will be on display at 
Higherford Mill Open Studios

Saturday 5th - Sunday 6th May 
11am - 5pm

along side the work of resident ceramic artist Julie Miles 

And work by the Burnley based ceramicist Daniel Bridge

A reunion of sorts as both Katy and Julie graduated from the MA and Daniel the BA(hons) from Cardiffs renouned Ceramics Dept. in the 1990s.

To find Higherford Mill please follow the brown tourist signs for Pendle Heritage Centre off the M65 junc 13, through the village and up towards Blacko there is a long stay car park behind the Bridge pub.
Higherford Mill, Gisburn Road, Barrowford, BB9 6JH
Come and join us for tea and cake.

Fired4u workshops

Fired 4 U the paint your own pottery studio are running workshops for adults and children in Walton-le-Dale near Preston. 
If you fancy having a go or learning some new techniques
please click on the links or see their website 

a selection of sessions below  

3rd May – Mini potters for toddlers to pre school age, 10am making personalized bunting for the jubilee and painting ceramic 6inch coaster with the union jack on it. Full details at  
2nd May 7-9.30pm Adults evening to opt to make a chunky puzzle bowl decorated with clay strawberries
16th May 7-.9.30pm Adults evening learning to enamel copper to make jewellery or collages
These 2 events are at

Tuesday, 24 April 2012

Opening times for Brenda Fees studios - UPDATE

Updated opening hours

copyright Brenda Fee 2012
Brenda will be opening her studios from 
1st May - 5th May 10.30 am - 4 pm.during the first week
 of Craft and Design Month 
to help celebrate the use of clay with a variety of work on display for sale in the studio.
Studio 7
Billington Craft Centre
(adjacent to Gusta Gusto Cafe)
Blackleach Farm
Roots Lane
(follow the Gusta Gusto Signs) car parking is available and there is disabled access. 
Payment taken in cash or by cheque with card details.
There is a cafe on site for refreshments
for further information please contact:

Tuesday, 3 April 2012

Amanda Healy - Pottery on the Park

Todays featured potter is Amanda Healy who can be found at The Old School Room
Visitors Centre
Witton Country Park

on display are a large range of 
sculpturual ceramics, tableware and novelty items. Large sculptures made on request. 

Regular workshops for children and adults.

For parking please follow alternative signs as the main car park is currently closed.
Access to visitor centre for the disabled is through the barriers by radar key.

Opening Tuesday Wednesday Thursday and alternate Friday and Saturdays 
9am - 4.30pm 
closed 12.30 - 1.30 for lunch
open Bank holidays

Monday, 2 April 2012

julie miles

Julie Miles will be exhibiting her work at her studio at Higherford Mill along side a few other invited potters in this light and airy attrium space.

Higherford Mill
Gisburn Road

Disabled access and parking at the front of the building all other parking follow the brown tourisum signs for the Pendle Heritage Centre long stay car park. 


Payments taken for julies work by credit/debit card, cash or cheques. 

There will be refreshments available or bob down to the  Heritage Centre and browse the book shop museum and cafe.