Welcome to the Ceramics Ireland website. We hope you will find everything you need here, if you have any questions let us know via the contact us box at the bottom right of screen.

“Our mission is to be the leading resource organisation for ceramics activity       in Ireland”

We are an impactful membership organisation that priorities activation, education and promotion of our sector to guarantee the future of the ceramic landscape in Ireland, while raising the international profile of Irish ceramics.


Ceramics Ireland Workshop

25th April 2015

Three workshops will be on offer:
  1. Throwing /     Advanced/     intermediate/     Beginner
  2. Glaze and Fire
  3. Introduction to Ceramic Transfers design and print, including basic photoshop
Please sign up as soon as possible as places will be limited.
Booking form download here

Members fee €75  

Non-members fee €95  



6th February – 28th February 2015 – Wandesford Quay Gallery, Cork

Following on from the success of the Ceramics Ireland initiative transFORM for the Year of Craft 2011 we have committed to running an exhibition of this high calibre every three years.  This exhibition ‘Centred’ was organised to coincide with the International Academy of Ceramics 46th General Assembly, which took place in Dublin Castle 9th – 12th September 2014.

We are delighted to announce that from 120 applications, the following 35 makers were selected for the exhibition.

 Centred Catalogue  €15  



International Ceramics Festival, Wales

July 3rd – 6th 2015

for further information and booking form – click this link



The new issue of Ceramics Ireland is now available – Issue 34 - magazines

Ceramics Ireland Issue 34 2014 -CoverCeramics Ireland Issue 34 2014 -Contents page

Cover image – Kate O’Kelly


Donate to Ceramics Ireland

Ceramics Ireland are a voluntary organisation and as such are always searching for ways to fund projects. If you feel you would like to help support our vision and invest in the energy of clay by donating to Ceramics Ireland please click the link to see options


We have a Paypal facility and you can now purchase the following on line

  • Membership
  • Purchase dvd’s from The Ceramics Ireland International Festival 2010 / 2008 / 2006
  • Magazine back issues
  • Exhibition catalogues
  • International magazine subscription
  • Library magazine subscription – coming soon!