Collection: The Potter's Craft

This photograph captures the essence of a potter's workshop in Stoke-on-Trent, a city renowned for its significant contribution to the pottery industry. The workshop is strewn with tools of the trade, from the central potter's wheel to the unfinished pieces awaiting their final form. Stoke-on-Trent, affectionately known as 'The Potteries', has been the heart of the British ceramic manufacturing industry, a heritage that dates back to the 17th century. The city's unique blend of artistry and industrial efficiency has given rise to household names like Wedgwood and Royal Doulton. This image is a snapshot of the ongoing legacy, where modern craftsmanship continues to draw from centuries-old traditions​.