A Festival of Ceramics
They will be joined by The Museum of Barnstaple & North Devon who will be focusing on the importance of ceramics to the area with a mini pop-up museum on the day.The location of the event is the stunning Victorian Pannier Market in Barnstaple. North Devon was once famed for its earthenware pots which sailed across to the New World as far back as the 17th Century. Fast forward to today and the area boasts an abundance of renowned contemporary ceramicists.This event is aimed at celebrating that rich history: past and present.
Image used is work by Russell Kingston winner of the Makers Choice Award 2017
The following awards will be up for grabs:
The One to WatchPresented by White Moose
Award for Innovation Presented by Jill Rousseau
Presented by North Devon Ceramics Academy & Studio
Future Trend Award Presented by Josie's
July 1st 10 - 4
Barnstaple Pannier Market
White Moose will be presenting the award for 'The One to Watch' at this years festival of ceramics.
Festival of Ceramics returns for a 2nd year. This year they have over 60 exhibitors from across the South West showcasing their work. There will also be demonstrations and lots of chances to get yours hands dirty and play with clay.