A Cornish clay oven

A Cornish clay oven

We spent the weekend at Wheal Martyn Clay Works with Laurence Eastwood @laurencethemaverick creating a traditional clay oven to a Cornish design. The weather wasn’t totally co-operative, but not enough to slow down the creation of the oven. We’ll be firing...

Programme 2018

The Mayor of St Austell will officially launch Whitegold 2018 followed by an Artist’s talk with Rosanna Martin, Artist in residence at Eden Project.  Download the full programme Between 10am – 4pm join us for:  Hands on workshops Try your hand at throwing a pot,...
Parasite – Living Wall

Parasite – Living Wall

Our latest public project took place over the weekend with 80 people, young and old, joining us at Wheal Martyn and White River Place to make their own tile in a workshop lead by ceramcist Simeon Featherstone and environmental designer Anastasia Sledkova who make up...
2018: Cornwall Ceramics and Glass Group

2018: Cornwall Ceramics and Glass Group

Check out the new programme for 2018 published by Cornwall Ceramics and Glass Group, a group of individual makers within the contemporary Cornish art scene. Their busy programme of events, including masterclasses, studio visits and workshop demonstrations, run...
Whitegold Festival 2018

Whitegold Festival 2018

A huuuuuge thank you to all contributors and everyone who came along to enjoy Whitegold Festival 2017. At least the sun shone on us in the morning… We’ll be BACK. Save the Date for Saturday September 29, and who knows, perhaps September 30 as well. And in...