Professional Development talks / demos

We provide a wide range of talks and demonstrations from invited guests covering all aspects of professional practice. These take place roughly every 5-6 weeks in the studio. Free for members / £5 for those on our classes and students / £10 for non-members. The talks below will take place at our Bellenden Road studio from 6:30pm and usually finish around 8pm, at which point we’ll head to a local pub. No need to book, just come along on the night!

Talks coming up:

6:30pm, Friday 29th September: Kiln Packing session – best practice with Shane/Stuart

6.30pm, Friday 13th October: Rebecca Griffiths talk about work and practice 

6.30pm, Friday 3rd November: Alison Cooke talk about work and practice 


Previous talks / demos have included:  Felicity AylieffAnna Barlow, Laura Bird, Sally-Jo BondHannah BouldDylan Bowen, Freya Bramble-Carter, Christie Brown, Jane BustinStuart Carey, Carina CascatoRobert Cooper, Carys Davies,  Jo Davies, Tessa Eastman, Ruth FranklinFlorian Gadsby, Emily Gardiner, Fred Gatley, Tanya Gomez, Rachel Grimshaw, John HigginsAkiko HiraiDuncan Hooson, Verity Howard, Amy Hughes, Kathy Hulme, Shane Keeling, Tom Knowles Jackson, Helen Johannessen, Chris Keenan, Emma Lacey, Robin LevienBilly Lloyd, Katrin Maier, Kate Malone, Rhian MalinRosanna Martin, Gareth Mason, Ian McIntyre, Jane MuirMalene Rasmussen, Alan MooreSue Paraskeva, Richard Pthethean, Eva Radulova, Matthew Raw, Christopher Riggio, Adam Ross, Julia Schuster, Anna Silverton, Julian Stair, Ester SvenssonNicola TassieChris TaylorLouisa TaylorIan Thompson, Clare TwomeyTina Vlassopulos