Events in 2009

2009 starts with a move to a new house and studio and, in time, I hope to build a new kiln here. In the meantime, the summer is busy with shows.

Shows and Exhibitions

6th — 21st June – Anglian Potters at Ely Cathedral

Selected members of Anglian Potters will hold an exhibition and sale of their work at Ely Cathedral. Ian will be among those exhibiting.

16th — 19th July – Art in Action, near Oxford

Art in Action seeks to improve the public understanding of the arts and crafts by showing artists in action, and allowing the public to try their hand. Come to have a go or look at the wonderful displays of work by me and my fellow demonstrators. Art in Action is based in beautiful grounds at Waterperry near Oxford.

7st, 8th & 9th August – Hatfield Art in Clay

Ian has been invited to return to Hatfield Art in Clay for a second year. You will find him in the throw-a-pot tent.

10 & 11 October - Ickworth Park Wood Sale

Originally started as a wood sale this event is now extending to encompass other traditional crafts, among them ceramics. Anglian Potters will have a marquee at Ickworth again this year and Ian will be among those demonstrating and exhibiting. For more details see the National Trust Ickworth Park website.


Events in 2008

2008 was a quieter year for me as everything went on hold trying to move house. Never-the-less I did exhibit at Hatfield Art in Clay for the first time.

Exhibitions

8th June - Euston Park, Rural Passtimes

Ian will be demonstrating and selling his work as part of the Euston Park Rural Passtimes event.

1st, 2nd & 3rd August - Hatfield Art in Clay

Ian will be exhibiting at Hatfield Art in Clay for the first time. You will find him in the throw-a-pot tent.

14th September - Heritage day, Pakenham Water Mill

Ian will be demonstrating and selling in the grounds of Pakenham Water Mill.

11 & 12 October - Ickworth Park Wood and Craft Sale

Originally started as a wood sale this event is now extending to encompass other traditional crafts, among them ceramics. There will be lots to see and Ian will be doing throwing demonstrations and selling his work during the weekend. For more details see the National Trust Ickworth Park website.

15th November to 14thDecember - Anglian Potters Winter Exhibition

Anglian Potters return once more to All Saints' Church on Jesus Lane in Cambridge for their winter exhibition and sale. Open daily 10am to 4pm.

Other events

Teaching at Hills Road

Ian will continue to teach ceramics at Hills Road sixth form college.


Events in 2007

Exhibitions

15 August - 1 September Anglian Potters Exhibition

Ian will be exhibiting work in the Emmanuel College, Cambridge Exhibition organised by Anglian Potters.

6 - 28 October Haddenham Gallery

Ian will be joining Anglian Potters selected members in a selling show at the Haddenham Gallery in Haddenham near Ely during October. The gallery is open Tuesday to Sunday but closes for lunch during the week. For more details see the Haddenham Gallery website.

13 & 14 October - Ickworth Park Wood and Craft Sale

Originally started as a wood sale this event is now extending to encompass other traditional crafts, among them ceramics. There will be lots to see and Ian will be demonstrating and selling his work during the weekend. For more details see the National Trust Ickworth Park website.

26,27,28 October Newmarket Art Craft and Design Show

Ian will have a stand at the Newmarket Art Craft and Design Show. This enormous event is a show case for a wide variety of arts and crafts and promises to be a great day out. For more details see the Art, Craft & Design Show website.

17 November - 16 December Anglian Potters Exhibition

Anglian Potters will be in All Saints' in Jesus Lane for their traditional winter show and sale. For more details see the Anglian Potters website.

November & December - Christmas Cornucopia, Haddenham Gallery

Haddenham Gallery will hold its annual Christmas Cornucopia during November and December. The gallery is open Tuesday to Sunday but closes for lunch during the week. For more details see the Haddenham Gallery website.

Other events

Teaching at Hills Road

Ian will continue to teach ceramics at Hills Road sixth form college.


Events in 2006

9 September - Pakenham Water Mill

Ian will be demonstrating at Pakenham water mill heritage open day. An opportunity to meet Ian, see him working and to buy some pots. Other crafts people will also be attending. Entry to the Mill is free for this special event.

21 September onwards - teaching at Hills Road

From September 21 Ian will be teaching ceramics at Hills Road sixth form college.

17 November - 17 December - Anglian Potters Christmas Exhibition

Ian will be exhibiting work at the Anglian Potters Christmas Exhibition at All Saints' Church, Jesus Lane, Cambridge. For more information see Anglian Potters.

26 November - Pakenham Water Mill

Ian at Pakenham Water Mill Family Day. For more information see Pakenham Water Mill.

27 November - Long Melford

Imagine Gallery in Long Melford, Suffolk have chosen to sell my work from 27 November. The gallery carries an impressive range of wood fired and salt glaze work from many top makers. You can contact the gallery on 01787 378786.