Date: 
Thursday, 10 May 2018 - 2:30pm to Monday, 4 June 2018 - 1:00pm

The Brick Kiln Firing Dates

Loading: from 10th May
Firing: from 17th May
Top Temperature: 25th May
Unloading: 4th June

The May Firing of The Brick Kiln will be managed by Jim, with help from Kaz and the Whichford team.

Volunteers are once again gratefully encouraged and will receive FREE space in the kiln - £20 free space (sizes as per charges on table linked below). 

SIGN UP TO VOLUNTEER FOR THE BRICK KILN FIRING

BOOK SPACE FOR YOUR OWN PIECES IN THE BRICK KILN AND VIEW CHARGES TABLE

If you would like to fire pieces in The Brick Kiln work must be delivered to Whichford Pottery by Tuesday 8th May or dropped off onsite at Wytham on Sunday 6th May. 

 

Date: 
Saturday, 26 May 2018 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

Join us for an inspirational day with top quality plants, pots and advice.  Take away the perfect ingredients for a splendid summer display.

Plants for sale by Cotswold Garden Flowers

Cotswold Garden Flowers are renowned for their good old-fashioned plants.  They specialise in easy and unusual perennials for the flower garden as well as new introductions from the wild.

At 11.30am - "Payback"

An informal talk in our marquee by renowned nurseryman Bob Brown with fresh material about the best plants for either pots or borders.

Tickets for talk - £5.00 each.

*** SOLD OUT To book tickets to attend Bob Browns talk at 11.30am click here *** SOLD OUT ***
​To book tickets to attend Bob Browns talk at 2.30pm click here

And much more... 

Splendid summer offers on pots;
Handmade British gifts in The Octagon; and​
Take in the British summertime from the terrace of The Straw Kitchen whilst tucking into your homemade lunch!

 

Date: 
Sunday, 10 June 2018 - 9:30am to 1:30pm

Workshops are run in small groups with a limited number of attendees. You will learn throwing and hand-building techniques from one of our highly-skilled potters. We will then supervise the drying and firing of your items, which will take approximately six weeks.

Each workshop runs from 9:30 until 13:30 with a break for tea or coffee and homemade cake.
Cost includes tuition, materials, firing and refreshments.

£75 per person

BOOK HERE  SOLD OUT

Please be aware that we do not send out a physical ticket, instead your name will be added to our list. If you would like a physical ticket to give as a gift, they are available on demand.

Additionally we can provide a gift vouchers for workshops to allow the recipient to choose a date that suits them - please call us on 01608 684416 if you would like a workshop gift voucher. 

Date: 
Saturday, 16 June 2018 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

Jim and Dominique's much acclaimed and romantic cottage garden will be open to our visitors from 11am to 3pm.

At 11.30am: Talk by Ursula Buchan
'Why on Earth do we Garden?'

In what promises to be a fascinating talk, Ursula will reflect on why humans have, since acient times, felt impelled to make gardens.  Ursula is an award-winning journalist as well as being a Kew-trained gardener.

​Tickets for talk - £12.50 each.  Booking is essential.

​To book tickets to attend Ursula Buchans talk click here.

Plants for sale by Miserden Nursery

Miserden Nursery offers a comprehensive range of plants including an unusual range or herbaceous perennials, alpines, clematis, climbers, ferns, shrubs and pelargoniums.

David Austin Roses for Sale

Hand-selected range of English roses from David Austin for sale.

And much more... 

Splendid summer offers on pots;
Handmade British gifts in The Octagon; and​
Take in the British summertime from the terrace of The Straw Kitchen whilst tucking into your homemade lunch!

Date: 
Sunday, 22 July 2018 - 9:30am to 1:30pm

Workshops are run in small groups with a limited number of attendees. You will learn throwing and hand-building techniques from one of our highly-skilled potters. We will then supervise the drying and firing of your items, which will take approximately six weeks.

Each workshop runs from 9:30 until 13:30 with a break for tea or coffee and homemade cake from The Straw Kitchen.

Cost includes tuition, materials, firing and refreshments.

£75 per person

BOOK HERE

Please be aware that we do not send out a physical ticket, instead your name will be added to our list. If you would like a physical ticket to give as a gift, they are available on demand.

Additionally we can provide a gift vouchers for workshops to allow the recipient to choose a date that suits them - please call us on 01608 684416 if you would like a workshop gift voucher.