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28th May, 2015

Potclays will be exhibiting at the following shows in 2015. We will have limited space on our van to bring along your order transport free-of-charge as long as you contact us in good time (at least 7 working days before the event). First come basis, call 01782 219816 for full details: Potfest Scotland | Scone Palace, Perth | 12-14 June Earth...

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by James Otter
14-18 NOW: First World War Centenary Art Commissions has invited expressions of interest from organisations wishing to present the ceramic poppies during the coming two years. Potclays is proud to have played a pivotal role alongside Tristram Hunt MP and The Sentinel newspaper in pulling together the core team that will spearhead the Stoke-on-Trent...

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A sculpture created by the artist behind the Tower of London poppies installation has been unveiled at the Chelsea Flower Show.Paul Cummins has designed the 8m (26ft) high sculpture covered with thousands of hand-painted ceramic tulips, painted with Potclays own glazes. The piece, called Candy, was unveiled in the Great Pavilion on Monday.Mr Cummin...

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From the British Ceramics Biennial team: 'We are deeply saddened to announce the death of our founding joint Artistic Director Jeremy Theophilus, who finally gave way to cancer that was first diagnosed in 2011. Our heartfelt condolences go to Jeremy's wife Linda, his children Kate and Joseph and his wider family. Jeremy had a long and distinguis...

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by Courtesy of BBC Media
The Great British Pottery Throw Down Get ready to roll up your sleeves and get dirty with Bake Off’s messier cousin, The Great British Pottery Throw Down, as Sara Cox presents the search for Britain’s best budding potter. In the brand new six-part series from Love Productions she is joined by two of the British pottery scene’s mo...

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Potclays are the immensely proud recipients of the Sentinel Business Community Engagement Award 2015 sponsored by The Staffordshire Community Foundation.

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Potclays has supplied 157-1150 Modelling clay to the Tussauds sculpting team for many years and we are extremely proud that our clay has played a small part in the creation of these iconic characters.  A group of talented sculptors and set designers are continuing work on a project of galactic importance, the recently announced, major new Star...

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12th December, 2014

A CAMPAIGN has been launched to ensure iconic works of art, forged from Potteries clay, come to Stoke-on-Trent as part of a nationwide tour. The Sentinel has teamed up with Etruria-based-Potclays – which supplied the artists with 497 tonnes of Stoke-on-Trent clay – Stoke-on-Trent Central MP Tristram Hunt, along with scores of politician...

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