Harriet Wesley Ceramics

Harriet Wesley

“Unique Studio Pottery”

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  • Stoneware Ceramics Pottery Amphora with Metal Stand

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  • Ceramic Pottery Red Mushroom with White Spots

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  • Green Ceramic Jug

    Green Ceramic Jug

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  • Earthenware Terracotta Vase

    Earthenware Terracotta Vase

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  • Ceramic Pottery Amhpora Vase with Metal Stand

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  • Blue Ceramic Jug with Silver Leaf

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  • Pottery Ceramic Mushrooms

    Pottery Ceramic Mushrooms

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  • Ceramic Pottery Green and Gold Spotty Mushroom

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  • Ceramic Pottery Mushroom. Red and Purple

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  • Ceramic Display Box and Artefacts

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  • Ceramic Pottery Vase

    Ceramic Pottery Vase

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  • Ceramic Pottery Mushroom with Metal Leaf

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  • Orange Ceramic Mushroom

    Orange Ceramic Mushroom

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  • Thrown Bowl

    Thrown Bowl

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  • Ceramic Pottery Jug with Metal Leaf

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  • Ceramic Pottery Yellow and Red Mushroom

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  • Red Ceramic Pottery Mushroom

    Red Ceramic Pottery Mushroom

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  • Orange Ceramic Pottery Mushroom

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  • Ceramic Pottery Green Mushroom

    Ceramic Pottery Green Mushroom

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  • Yellow Ceramic Pottery Mushroom

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  • Yellow Ceramic Pottery Mushroom

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About Harriet Wesley Ceramics

Harriet Wesley Ceramics

Handmade Unique Ceramics

My interest in ceramics started at school with a wonderful pottery teacher... I have been working with clay ever since!
My archaeological collection fine handmade vessels made using a cross between coiling and slab building and decorated using coloured clays and slips and various glazes. I like to experiment with different clays to see how they respond to the technique. My work usually has a textured or organic exterior, using found objects to create the surface texture. I also sometimes use metal leaf to add contrasting detail. The inside is often, by contrast, smooth, decorated with coloured slips and then glazed, as are the rims of the vessels, making them fully functional items. However I do enjoy for my pieces, where possible, to also stand alone as a sculptural piece as well as a functional object.
My work is always inspired by the surrounding New forest where I live, especially my Forest collection, but also by ancient ceramics forms and vessels. I am particularly interested by archaeological ceramic discoveries, which is reflected in my amphora forms.
I studied a degree in ceramics at Farnham in 1991 and subsequently achieved a PGCE. I have worked as an artist and art teacher for over 20 years. I gave up formal teaching in 2006 to return to my ceramics and I am currently working from my studio in the New Forest, producing my own ceramic work and teaching private ceramics lessons.

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    Reviewed by carroll99

    I love this very unusual vase. It is a wrapped design with delicate lace pattern , which I am guessing is printed on. Have already found a place for it and it has lit up the entire room. Sent very well protected for such a delicate item.

    Reviewed by carroll99

    very unusual vase. I love it. It is sitting proudly on my mantle piece. Prompt delivery and very well packed. Very good seller.

    Reviewed by virivers

    Lovely little mushroom, that looks fab in my window box. Quick delivery and well packaged.