29 Jun 17

York Art Gallery

York Art Gallery is right in the heart of York, its so easy to find and well worth a visit. The gallery had a long renovation last year to radically change the space inside, it really has benefited from the changes. When I first visited there was a variety of small dimly lit narrow spaces which felt more like a house. Many of these small rooms have gone and it now has a more open feeling inside. The exhibition space seems to have increased too with more on show which is good because entry is now paid.

York Art Gallery

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23 May 14

Ceramic Review

Over Christmas I became a digital subscriber to Ceramic Review and having received a few issues now I certainly think it’s a great magazine, no wonder it’s been going so long! The disciplines of ceramic artists is huge and CR does a really great job of covering the breath of artistic work from traditional studio potters to sculptors and modern artists.
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26 May 10

Sunderland pottery

A few months back UK Handmade started a competition for community members to write an article to be showcased in their magazine. The only limitation was that it had to be on a craft theme.

I wanted to write an article about pottery and since I knew a little already Sunderland pottery was my chosen topic. Theres surprisingly a lot of information on the internet about the topic already but I wanted to bring it into the limelight by featuring it.


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