Ceramic Demostration by Richard Phethean

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Richard Phethean at Work in his studio

Richard has has a long career as a practioner and teacher. He taught throwing to students for many years on the Harrow Ceramic degree course and is a Fellow of the Craft Potters Association. He has published two books on Throwing ,most recently in A&C Black's  'New Ceramics' series (2012) His terracotta, slip decorated work is deftly made and he often alters thrown work to make unusual forms. As a frequent visitor and new resident of Cornwall he will be talking about how the Cornish landscape has influenced his work, as well as giving a practical demonstration. The first of his week long-intensive throwing courses will be starting in West Cornwall in late September

  • Yew Tree Gallery-Keigwin- nr Morvah-St. Ives-Cornwall TR19 7TS