& Ceramic Artists
Welcome to the Society of Cork Potters
The Society of Cork Potters is a non-profit organization, open to all ceramic artists or potters who live in Cork City or County and who are trying to make at least part of their living by working with clay. The Society reflects the wide diversity of current creative ceramic activity in the region.
The aim of the Society is to provide a framework for Cork-based potters and ceramic artists to further their development by the exchange of ideas and information. The society organises ceramic-specific networking events, workshops, and exhibitions for the benefit of its members and other invited craftspeople.
Celebrating 40 Years
Society of Cork Potters 1980 – 2020
We are delighted to present the Societies first publication this year. The book is titled: “Society of Cork Potters Celebrating 40 Years”.
News & Events
40th Anniversary Exhibition
published 28/07/2020 40th Anniversary Exhibition published 17/08/2020 The Society of Cork Potters celebrates its 40th Anniversary this year The Lavit Gallery has worked with Society of Cork Potters to present an exhibition for Cork Craft Month. This exhibition...
Out of this Earth
published 12/06/2019 An ceramic group show opens Friday 14th of June in the Blue House Gallery, Schull. Curated by Society member, Jim Turner, this show includes Society members: Julian Smith, kathleen Standen, Pat Connor, Jim Kelleher, Etain Hickey and Sara Roberts...
Tales of a Red Clay Rambles into Cork
published 15/01/2019 Podcast host; Ben Carter (The Tales of a Red Clay Rambler) visited Ireland this summer. While here, he ventured to West Cork and met three members of the Society of Cork Potters. In the resulting interview; Sara Roberts, Charlie Mahon and Darren...