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Spring Craft Collection 2021: Craft with Local Heart

16 January to 24 April 2021

Spring Craft Collection 2021: Craft with Local Heart

The Spring Craft Collection presents a range of unique, local craft that you won't find anywhere else. Treat yourself to something new for your home or buy gifts for your loved ones. Pop in, browse and shop away from the crowds. You'll be supporting a local gallery and small creative artist businesses if you do, as well as finding something special.

We are delighted present a new collection of ceramics by Rowena Gilbert, Ashley Howard, Alison Proctor and Bryony Rich and new jewellery by Christina Hirst, Emma Leonard and Rachael Plassard and many more.

Gilly Whittington

Jug - Small, yellow


Ref: 106585

9 x 8 cms


Gilly Whittington

Gilly studied ceramics in Oxford UK before setting up her first workshop in 1993, when she also began teaching community education pottery classes in the Cotswolds.

Recently she began to experiment with, and now works exclusively in porcelain, mainly reduction fired and glazed using wood ash, with glazes coloured by oxides. Gilly went to an exhibition of Abstract Expressionist painters in London and was inspired to try to achieve abstract 'paintings' on my pots. Together with these Abstract Expressionist pots, she also makes a small range of plain glazed domestic ware, all dishwasher and microwave safe.

Since 2009 Gilly has had a large workshop in South west France, while continuing to divide her time between there and the UK. She now also has a small workshop in Oxford.

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