Important Notice: Order by 11.00 Thurs 19/12/19 for 24hr delivery arriving before Christmas. Order processing recommences Mon 06/01/20.


Last Orders Christmas 2015

10th December, 2015

LAST ORDERS INFORMATION - CHRISTMAS 2015 Please note the following with regard to orders required before Christmas.  We can accommodate showroom collections right up until 11am on Friday 18 December as long as they have been prearranged with us. We officially close for Christmas at 11.00 Friday 18 December so that all of our staff can attend our end-of-year meeting. We reopen at 8.30 Monday 4 January 2016. Please note that we are not shipping over the Christmas break. - DELIVERIES - Last day to receive orders for ECONOMY delivery | 11.00 Monday 14 DecemberLast day to receive orders ...

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19th November, 2015

Potclays has been alerted to a number of fraudulently obtained brand new Shimpo potters wheels for sale on sites such as Ebay. The sellers seem to be based in the Essex/Ipswich/London area. WE STRONGLY ADVISE YOU TO CONTACT POTCLAYS BEFORE PURCHASING. If you have bought a new Shimpo or Rohde wheel via Ebay during the past month then please get in touch. Please contact our company director James Otter on 01782 219816 or at

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The Great Pottery Throw Down starts 3 November!

26th October, 2015

It's the moment the entire potting community has been waiting for - the date has been set! The Great Pottery Throw Down will start on 3 November at 9pm on BBC2. Made by the team behind The Great British Bake Off, the six-part series aims to find pottery's hottest stars. Cox will be joined by Keith Brymer-Jones and Kate Malone - two of the UK's pottery scene's most renowned potters. Each week, the 10 contestants will create a "Main Make", wherein the potters hope to translate a slab of clay into glazed glory, culminating in the reveal straight from the kiln. Those whose clay creations fai...

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Showroom Sale - Friday 20 November

21st October, 2015

Join us on Friday 20 November from 8.30 until 2.30pm for our PYOP Showroom Sale!  Stamps, Stencils and Silkscreens - up to 40% off Decorative Accessories - 20% off Glazes & Colour - up to 50% off Mayco and BI Bisque - 40% off Potclays Own Bisque - 20% off Selected Bisque Specials - 50% off L&L Toploading Kilns - 10% off CLEARANCE Mayco Press Moulds Potclays White Casting Slip only £8 for 10lt Plus much more...   Terms & Conditions Apply   Potclays Ltd.  Brickkiln Lane  Etruria  Stoke-on-Trent StaffordshireSatNav for front entrance S...

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Annual Open Day - Sat 3 Oct

10th September, 2015

In conjunction with the British Ceramics Biennial 26 Sept - 8 Nov 2015. See our email campaign at for full details. Why not sign up to our mailing list to stay up to date with news? Scroll to the bottom of this page to enter your details. There's something for everyone! Sale and clearance, classes, demos, factory tours and more. Join us on Saturday 3 October from 9.00am until 3.00pm for our Annual Open Day in conjunction with the British Ceramics Biennial (26 Sept-8 Nov) of which Potclays are the Materials & Equipment Sponsor again in 2015....

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SAVE THE DATE: Mayco Pottery Camp 2015

11th August, 2015

- OCTOBER - Thursday 1st and Friday 2nd plus...don't miss the Potclays Annual Open Day on Saturday 3rd! This year’s Mayco Pottery Camp promises bigger and better things than ever before. We listened to what you really want and we think you’re going to love what we’ve got planned!Add visual interest to your projects using non-traditional materials and unique techniques to create design!Join us at our specially tailored Pottery Camp for a taster of our favourites. NOTE: Our version of Pottery Camp is unique - we have worked closely with our partners Mayco to pull together ...

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Showroom Sale

10th August, 2015

When: Friday 21 August 8.30-14.30 | Saturday 22 August 8.30-11.45 Where: Potclays Ltd.  Brickkiln Lane  Etruria  Stoke-on-Trent Staffordshire (SatNav for front entrance ST4 6JW) IMPORTANT 6ft10” height restriction: Please contact us to make special access arrangements if your vehicle is over this height. Don't miss your chance to stock up on your Paint-Your-Own supplies at great discounts!•    New & Used Moulds - lists now available•    Potclays White Slip 10lt £8.00 (usually £12.73) - please pre-order large quanti...

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Mayco Stroke & Coat trade price drop

17th July, 2015

Great news for trade customers! Mayco Stroke & Coat pricing for pint bottles has been much improved. Log into your trade account and check it out, you won't be disappointed. If you need help logging in, just get in touch with Tom who will explain how to use your account online.

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