education

 

 

1997 - 2000

 

BA (Hons) Ceramics,

University of Wales Institute Cardiff

 

 

 

1996 - 2000

 

Foundation Studies in Art and Design

Wimbledon School of Art

 

 

 

Exhibitions

                                   2020

 

 

                          

 

                                   2019

 

 

                           

 

 

 

 

                                2018

 

 

 

 

 

Craft at Top Drawer, London

Joy 2020, at The Ceramic House, Brighton

Craft Festival-Cheltenham

Craft Festival-Bovey, Devon

 

Made London, One Marylebone, London

Showcase at Bircham Gallery, Holt, Norfolk

Lustre, Lakeside Arts Centre, Nottingham

Hangzhou Creative & Cultural Industry Expo,

With Debbie Bryan Gallery

Craft Festival-Bovey, Devon

Craft Festival-Cheltenham

Craft in Focus Christmas Fair, Surrey

 

Made London, One Marylebone, London

Contemporary Craft Festival, Bovey Tracey, Devon

Made By Hand, Cheltenham

Christmas Showcase, Sunderland Glass Centre

Earth and Fire, Harley Gallery, Nottinghamshire

 

2017

 

 

 

 

Made with Love, Craft and Design Gallery, Leeds

Craft, Top Drawer, London

Pour Me, Devon Guild, Bovet Tracey, Devon

Earth and Fire, Harley Gallery, Nottinghamshire

Potfest in the Park, Penrith, Cumbria

Peacock Arts Trail, Wiltshire

 

                                   2016

 

Craft, Top Drawer, Olympia, London

Earth and Fire, Rufford Abbey, Nottinghamshire

Oxford Ceramics Fair

Hereford Contemporary

 

 

 

2015

 

Earth and Fire, Rufford Abbey, Nottinghamshire

 

 

Summer Exhibition, Bircham Gallery, Holt, Norfolk

 

 

Ceramics in The City, Geffrye Museum, London

 

 

Made By Hand, Cardiff

 

 

Christmas Exhibition, Shire Hall Gallery, Stafford

 

 

 

2014

 

Made By Hand, Cardiff

 

 

Make Do and Mend, Unit Twelve

 

 

 

2013

 

British Craft Trade Fair, Harrogate

 

 

Ten Out of Ten, Devon Guild of Craftsmen

 

 

Art in Clay, Hatfield House

 

 

Potfest in The Park, Penrith, Cumbria

 

 

Fireworks Now, Crafts in the Bay, Cardiff

 

 

Teapots, Oxford Ceramics Gallery

 

 

Oxford Ceramics Fair

 

 

 

                                   2012

 

'History Makers' RBSA Gallery, Birmingham

 

 

'Cadeaux d'Amour' Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool

 

 

British Craft Trade Fair, Harrogate

 

 

 

2011

 

Made By Hand, Tredegar House, Newport

 

 

Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Showcase

 

 

 

                                   2010

 

Origin, The London Craft Fair

 

 

Made By Hand, Tredegar House, Newport

 

 

Ceramic Art London, Royal College of Art

 

 

'British Crafts', Fortnum and Mason, London

 

 

'Reclaim', New School House Gallery, York

 

 

Solo Show, Simon Drew Gallery, Devon

 

 

 

 

 

 

2009

 

'Welsh Table', Ruthin Craft Centre

 

 

'Handarbeit', Craft2Eu, Hamburg, Germany

 

 

'Cup', Devon Guild of Craftsmen

 

 

Origin, The London Craft Fair, Somerset House

 

 

'Patterned', Margo Selby Gallery, London

 

 

'Banquet', Walford Mill, Dorset

 

 

 

2008

 

Origin, The London Craft Fair, Somerset House

 

 

'Reclaiming Beauty', Devon Guild of Craftsmen

 

 

Solo Showcase, Craft in the Bay, Cardiff

 

 

'Crafted', Winchester Discovery Centre

 

 

 

2007

 

'Surreal Feel', Crafts Council at the V&A

 

 

'Surreal Feel' Showcase, Selfridges, London

 

 

Teapot Exhibition, Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool

 

 

 

2006

 

SOFA Chicago, USA, with Ruthin Crafts Centre

 

 

Origin the London Craft Fair, Somerset House

 

 

 

2005

 

100% Design, Tokyo, Japan

 

 

'Table Manners', Crafts Council Gallery, London

 

 

 

2004

 

'Wish You Were Here', Crafts Council Shop, V&A

 

 

Chelsea Crafts Fair, London

 

 

 

2003

 

Teapots for the 21st Century, Scottish Gallery

 

 

'New Wave', Ruthin Craft Centre/The Scottish

Gallery

Cheongju Craft Bienale, South Korea

 

 

 

2002

 

Chelsea Crafts Fair, London

 

 

'Cup', Made Contemporary Crafts, Bristol

 

 

National Eisteddfod of Wales, St. Davids

 

 

 

2001

 

'Form and Transfer', Drumcroon Arts Centre, Wigan

 

 

One Year On, New Designers

 

 

'Destination Unknown', Ruthin Crafts Centre

 

 

 

                    2000

 

'Use It', Rufford Craft Centre, Nottinghamshire

 

 

New Designers, London

 

 

 

 

 

 

other roles

 

 

2008 - 2011

 

Applied Arts Consultant, Arts Council of Wales

2010 - 2011

 

Award Scheme administrator, Arts Council of Wales

2008 - 2010

 

Graduate Fellowship administrator, Fireworks Clay Studios, Cardiff

2003 - 2008

 

Director, Fireworks Clay Studios, Cardiff

 

 

 

commissions

 

 

2006

 

Tea set for 'craftbox' Educational touring collection, Bilston Craft Centre

2013

 

150 Eid cups, Corporate gifts for Zaman, a Dubai based design agency.

 

 

 

awards

 

 

2007

 

Creative Wales award, Arts Council of Wales,

2004

 

Best Stand award, The Contemporary Craft Fair, Bovey Tracey, Devon

2003

 

Special Citation, 3rd Cheongju Craft Biennale, South Korea

2001

 

Setting Up Grant, Arts Council of Wales

 

 

 

 

 

 

publications

 

 

2002

 

The Potters Guide to Ceramic Surfaces, Jo Connel, Apple Press

2003

 

Form, Contemporary Craft in Wales, Published by Wales Arts International

2004

 

Teapots, Steve Woodhead, A&C Black

2006

 

Ceramic and Mixed Media, Joy Bosworth, A&C Black

2010

 

Introducing Pottery, The Complete Guide, Dan Rhode, A&C Black

 

 

 

television

 

 

2001

 

'High Performance' HTV Wales

2002

 

National Eisteddfod of Wales TV Coverage, HTV Wales

 

 

 

radio

 

 

2003

 

Roy Noble Breakfast Show, Radio Wales