Craftsmanship Festival - Bottle Kiln Badges and Ceramic Planters

Craftsmanship Festival - Bottle Kiln Badges and Ceramic Planters

A showcase of the finest artists, craftsmen and craftswomen at Middleport Pottery’s Craftsmanship Festival.

Contemporary crafts inspired by the heritage of our wonderful city! Create beautiful Bottle Kiln badges with Libby Ward and stunning Ceramic Planters with Alex Allday. Drop in sessions – no booking required. Charges apply.

A great day out for all the family – perfect for Father’s Day. £1 pp entry. Pay on the door. Free parking. Charges for activities may apply.

Demonstrations and have a go sessions* include:
– Ceramic Painting with Emma Bailey
– Ceramic Painting with Burslem Pottery
– The Blacksmith Boat
– Wood Turning with Barry Wright
– T-shirt Printing with Entrepreneurs Network (Sat Only)
– Raku with Muddy Fingers (Sun Only)
– Bottle Oven Key Rings with Libby Ward
– Soap Carving with Peter James
– Throw-a-Pot with Jon French
– Blacksmithing with Genesis Rowley
– Ceramic Hanging Planters with Alex Allday
– Throw-a-Pot with Cáit Gould (Great Pottery Throw Down)
and..
– Creative Clay with us!

And over 30 exhibitors and stall holders will be on site throughout the weekend to talk about their work and celebrate craftsmanship!

*have a go sessions where available.