Welcome to Richard's Phethean's web site. You'll find details of our latest pottery courses and galleries of Richard's work.
The pottery courses programme for 2021 is now live. Please go to Course Bookings for dates and book early to avoid disappointment.
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.