Ceramics Resources
Online resources for pottery students to stay inspired!

  April 17, 2020 — June 30, 2020

Missing getting your hands dirty with clay? Stay inspired and plan your next creative project in the pottery studio! These amazing educational resources are for beginner and advanced potters alike! 

Created by artsPlace

Ceramics Learning Resources

  • Ceramics Arts Network - providing a wide array of tools for leaning about and improving skills in the ceramic arts. Videos, articles, more!
  • Glazy - an online "recipe sharing" tool for ceramics artist
  • Digital Fire - information for ceramics technology enthusiasts. An amazing resource on glaze and clay chemistry by Plainsman's own Tony Hensen. 
  • NCECA - the American National Council on Education for Ceramics Art has launched many virtual lectures and classes to keep you learning during this time

Virtual Classes & Kits

  • Crock-A-Doodle - offering drop-off delivery service or storefront pick up of online orders while our studio is closed
  • Workshop Studios - pottery studio in Calgary offering work-stop workshops (handbuilding at home with live video instruction)

Eye Candy - visual databases of amazing ceramic art

  • accessCeramics - a contemporary ceramics image resource
  • artaxis - an evolving independent network of artists
  • The Color Network -  aiding in the advancement of people of color in the ceramic arts
  • Make & Do Canadian Clay Directory - growing database listing of Canadian makers
  • The Gardiner Museum - Canada's national museum of ceramics. Browse their extensive collections database that features historical and contemporary earthenware and porcelain works.
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art - an extensive database of the Met's amazing ceramic collection. With extensive images to let you experience the pieces in 3D.
  • Goldmark Ceramics - leading British commercial ceramics gallery that champion good craft. Website included amazing resources such as image gallery and beautiful ceramics videos
  • The Victoria and Albert Museum - Delve into stunning and varied online collections of beautiful craft from across the ages.

Albertan Ceramics Institutions

Notable Ceramics Blogs

  • Musing About Mud - the ultimate ceramics resource blog from Canadian ceramics superstar Carole Epp
  • Ayumi Horie - An innovator in the ceramics blog scene.

Publications - subscribe to these magazines to support professional craft journalism

Local Bow Valley Potters - our community is full of inspiration creative makers! Support our local artists by following them and collecting their work!