fvceramics studio is currently close

Suspension of classes -LOCKDOWN

Winter 2020-21

Due to the lockdown all classes and tuition is suspended until further notice.

Stay well and safe. Warmly, Francesca


wheel thrown pots

Studio re-opening 12/04/2021

Spring 2021

I will re-open the studio with a mix of classes (same household and family/friends), one to one and access to practice with tuition. Availabilty on website soon.

Stay well and safe. Warmly, Francesca


FV06 ceramic brooch

FV.06/new collection of ceramic brooches


31 October – 21 November 2020


Lauch of a limited edition of 20 ceramic brooches during the MMXX exhibition at Will&Yates. The collection is inspired by a monoprint by Stephen Dow and designed for each piece to be unique.

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MMXX exhibition at Will&Yates


Deal, Kent
31 October – 21 November 2020

Click here to see a map

MMXX is a collaboration between myself and Stephen Dow, a printmaker heraldblack.  Our first ceramic project developed and created in my studio  will launch at Will&Yates, a gallery/homestore in the coastal town of Deal in Kent.

Visit Will&Yates to view and purchase all exhibits.


claybox with clay bagged for delivery

Claybox – make at home

WC 20/04/2020

This week I am launching CLAYBOX! Order now directly from the website and start making pots at home.  It is delivered to your doorstep and includes:

1.5 kg of Sanded Red terrracotta (up to 5 small pots/cups/bowls)

Plywood board (20 x 20 cm)

Factsheet on how to work with clay at home // Tips and Tools list

Full details on my Experiences page!


mug appeal picture of mugs with maiolica design 10% off to potter's wheel session

Mug to your door

I am launching MUG TO YOUR DOOR! For just £20 including delivery, I will send you a hand-thrown terracotta mug in a traditional maiolica blue and white design. This is the first of a range of products I will put for sale as part of #artistsupportpledge. When I reach £1000 of sales I will buy another artist’s work for £200. Please support!

I am also donating 10% from any purchased mug to St George’s Hospital Charity. Keep well and safe.


W I P installation

The Corner Gallery at the Corner Pin Freehouse
3 March – 29 March 2020
12noon till late


Part of F V / CERAMICS reaching out to my community I will have an installation at a local pub showing process and materials involved in pot making.

Come along for a chat about all things clay at the launch night on Thursday 5th from 5:30pm

terracotta tiles yunomi dishes hang at the exhibitors'board

Tooting Market

Tooting Market
6 January – 2 February 2020
11am to 10pm


Artist Board at Tooting Market with a selection of my TERRA collection thrown and handbuilt in terracotta clay. Get inspired to MAKE / SHARE / CREATE and book yourself in one of my workshop!

Open Studios

Delta House Studios
12-13 October 2019
11am to 6pm
Launch night 11 October 6.00-8.00 pm

I will open my studio together with over 30 other artists. Come to the launch of my new collection of Etruria Redware, visit individual studios and explore our curated shows in the School Gallery and the car park.

Fair on the Green

Fair on the Green
Parsons Green
06 July 2019

I am taking part in the 28th Fair on the Green, which celebrates the Fulham community and brings together stalls from local businesses and organisations.I will be running clay workshops for all ages and have on sale a selection of my porcelain jewellery.

Designed by Dunstan

Fulham Palace
23 June 2019
11am to 3pm

Explore the history of the Palace while delving into the world of design and Crafts. Demonstrations + Workshops: clay pinching and Kurinuki for families at the Education Centre. A great day out!

Hey Clay!

Delta House Studios
18 May 2019
11.30 am to 3.30 pm

Two clays – a red terracotta and a white – will be available to create inlaid patterns by pressing and rolling one clay into the other. You bring your imagination I provide the clay and the tools to explore together materials and techniques in a fun, social and creative space.



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