Pottery course programme for
2018 now booking.

Our new studio in Cornwall

Artist Potter - Richard Phethean - Pottery Tutor


Welcome to Richard's Phethean's web site. You'll find details of our latest pottery courses and galleries of Richard's work including pieces for sale.


The programme for 2019 is now published. Please go to the Pottery Courses page for full details and book early to avoid disappointment.


   Oval bottle h37cm dark honey glaze 2017 web res   

Oval bottle h33cm dark honey glaze 2017


The annual Slipware Summer School  

Spend seven wonderful days in beautiful Mounts Bay at our studio on the SW Peninsular making pots with terra cotta and immersing yourself in the colourful and painterly magic of slip decorating.
Learn how to create colours, to use traditional tools an techniques and experiment with contemporary uses of resist, transfer and layering.