Date: 
Friday, 31 March 2017 - 10:00am to Sunday, 2 April 2017 - 5:00pm

ANNUAL CLEARANCE OF SECONDS FLOWERPOTS ALL HALF PRICE OR LESS!

Plenty of "pot luck" bargains

Whichford Crockery seconds clearence

The Straw Kitchen serving a scrumptious spring menu.

Date: 
Saturday, 8 April 2017 -
9:30am to 1:30pm

After a short presentation by Jim Keeling, you will have a chance to both throw and hand build under the supervision of Ishida Kazuya (Kaz) and Takikawa Takuma (Tak).    They will have just arrived from Bizen, Japan and are staying in Whichford in preparation for the May firing of the large Oxford Anagama kiln.

 

Up to two pots that you make will be fired for you in the May firing of the Oxford Anagama kiln.

This morning workshop will run from 9:30am to 1pm 

 

Buy Tickets Here

Date: 
Saturday, 8 April 2017 -
2:00pm to 5:30pm

After a short presentation by Jim Keeling, you will have a chance to both throw and hand build under the supervision of Ishida Kazuya (Kaz) and Takikawa Takuma (Tak).    They will have just arrived from Bizen, Japan and are staying in Whichford in preparation for the May firing of the large Oxford Anagama kiln.

 

Up to two pots that you make will be fired for you in the May firing of the Oxford Anagama kiln.

This afternoon workshop will run from 2pm - 5:30pm

Buy Tickets Here 

Date: 
Friday, 14 April 2017 - 11:00am

Dahlia Tubers  - we will have a wonderful selection of over 30 varieties of Dahlia Tubers for you to choose from, all top quality and hand selected by our dutch Supplier.

Bring your family and friends to enjoy our courtyard garden; with lots of offers on pots, shopping for gifts and a relaxing lunch in our cafe, The Straw Kitchen. 

Date: 
Saturday, 15 April 2017 - 10:00am to Saturday, 22 April 2017 - 4:30pm

Kaz is a leading Japanese potter who has apprenticed under Jim at Whichford and under Isezaki Jun, The Living National Treasure of Bizen, Japan. 

These rare tutorials offer you a unique chance for in-depth tuition tailored to suit your personal level of skill, be it beginner or professional.

Kaz teaches both throwing and hand-building techniques and is renowned for his ability to combine traditional techniques with modern aesthetics. 

Workshop Details
Tickets £150 - Limited space available on each workshop
so please call us on 01608 684416 or buy tickets below

Each Ticket Includes
Teas, Coffees, Biscuits etc and a light lunch at The Straw Kitchen
Plus, two of your pots will be fired in the May firing of the Oxford Anagama Kiln (more can be fired by arrangement). 

Workshop Dates:

Friday 14th April 2017 - Click to book
Saturday 15th April 2017 - Click to book
Friday 21st April 2017 - Click to book
Saturday 22nd April 2017 - Click to book

Glyn Jones

Date: 
Saturday, 29 April 2017 -
10:00am to 5:00pm

With Glyn Jones and Fibrex Nurseries

At 11.30am - "My Plans for Shakespeare's Garden"
a talk by Glyn Jones.  Since retiring as Head Gardener of Hidcote, Glyn has taken on the exciting job of steering the five gardens of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust forward. 
Talk ticket - £12.50 each.  
Please call 01608 684416 or click here to book!

Also on the day:

-  Top quality plants for sale by Fibrex Nurseries, famous for hardy ferns, hellebores, ivies and The National Pelagroniums Collection.
-  Splendid spring offers on pots.
-  Handmade British gifts in The Octagon.
-  Take in the spring from the terrace of The Straw Kitchen whilst tucking into your homemade lunch!

 

Date: 
Saturday, 27 May 2017 - 11:30am

Phoenix Plants

Marina Christopher will be selling a wide range of unusual perennials.

Marina has a fantastic reputation for her interesting plant choices and her focus on plant species that are beneficial to insects and wildlife.

Talk at 11:30am

"Exciting Plants for Your Garden" by Marina Christopher

Talk ticket: £5 each or book all four talks and get the fourth for free! Book here

Date: 
Saturday, 3 June 2017 - 11:30am

Wildegoose Nursery, the home of Bouts Violas

Jack & Laura will be selling a wide variety of plants from their nursery.

Wildegoose specialise in hardy, perennial Violas, with a continually expanding collection of over 150 varieties! They also grow an ever-increasing range of herbaceous perennials and grasses.

Talk at 11:30am 

"Violas for Today's Garden" by Jack Willgoss of Wildegoose

Talk ticket: £5 each or book all four and get the fourth for free! Book Here

Date: 
Saturday, 10 June 2017 - 11:30am

Bowdens Hostas

Bowdens will be selling a fantastic selection of their plants.

Bowdens Hostas have won 125 RHS Gold Medals, including 26 at Chelsea Flower Show. Bowdens Grow an unrivalled collection of hostas, including old favourites and the best new introductions. They also specialise in agapanthus, grasses and ferns.

Talk at 11:30am 

"Bowdens and Hostas" by Peter Savage of Bowdens Hostas

Talk tickets £5 each or book all four talks and get the fourth free! Book here

Date: 
Saturday, 17 June 2017 - 11:30am

Hardy's Cottage Garden Plants

A brilliant opportunity to choose plants from this amazing nursery!

Hardy's are breeders of interesting new herbaceous perennials; growing over 1200 plant varieties, including many rare species you'll simply never see in your average garden centre!

Rosy and Rob Hardy are winners of 21 Chelsea Gold Medals.

Talk at 11:30am 

"Early Summer Flowerping Perennials" talk by Rosy Hardy

Talk tickets £5 each or book all four talks and get the fourth for free! Book Here