Emmanuel Cooper OBE 1938 – 2012

Emmanuel Cooper OBE, one of Online Ceramics first potters died on Saturday 21 January 2012. Emmanuel had a long and illustrious career, a potter, co-founder of Ceramic Review, writer, critic, teacher, mentor and friend. When researching the feasibility of establishing Online Ceramics, Emmanuel was one of the first potters Peter Ward discussed his ideas with. […]

New work by Peter Beard

Internationally acclaimed potter and sculpture Peter Beard has joined Online Ceramics. Peter has been a professional potter for almost 40 years. He was elected as a member of the Craft Potters Association of Great Britain in 1976 and has since travelled the world demonstrating, lecturing and exhibiting. Peter’s works are included in over 17 museum […]

Happy Birthday Online Ceramics!

Online Ceramics is a year old today! Over the past 12 months 24,187 people have visited the site 32,997 times. Peter Ward established the site after many discussions with his close friend, slipware potter, John Pollex. Peter said ‘A recurring theme of our chats was the sheer number of skilled studio potters working in the […]