& margaret frith
stoneware & porcelain
Saturday 4th October Sunday 11th October
Saturday 4th October 12.00pm 4.00pm
2013 David and Margaret Frith celebrated 50 years of making pots.
The culmination of their 50th year potting and working together
was a major exhibition at Ruthin Craft Centre, The Centre for Applied
Arts, Ruthin, North Wales. This is their first exhibition since
Ruthin. We are delighted to be having their only exhibition of 2014.
following passage is taken from the opening chapter of the accompanying
book that was published to coincide with the exhibition.
Moon and Earth:
An enduring alchemy
50 years of making pots by the Ystrad.
To watch Margaret and David throwing pots illustrates the sound
basis of their working practice. Centreing the clay and forming
the pot is a natural meditative process deriving from years of practice
and with a deep knowledge of the nature of clay bodies and their
characteristics. David works with high-fired stoneware while Margaret
of the catalogue; David Margaret Frith, 50 Years of Brookhouse
Pottery will be available during this exhibition. It is a must have
for anyone who loves and admires the pots of David and Margaret
Frith. All the works in this exhibition are from their latest making
EXHIBITIONS ARE HELD AT THE
THORESBY GALLERY, THORESBY PARK.
More information about the Thoresby Gallery and its location can
be found HERE