18-21 August 2020, NCS Summer School
A Passion for Pottery & Porcelain
If Summer School goes ahead it will be held at Chester University, and for 2020 we have chosen a week that avoids the crowds we encountered in 2019.
‘to produce the finest form mechanically’
Engine turned decoration on Staffordshire and Yorkshire stonewares
Two chemists, one passion:Herbert Eccles and Robert Drane
Horace Elliott – Artist in Pottery 1851-1938 (active 1880-1934)
Some Took a Shine to It:Evidence for Silver Lustreware
Simply Riveting:Broken and Mended Ceramics
Japanese Porcelain– the first 100 years
Passion for Pots on Paper – the joys and challenges of 18th century documentary research
Ralph Dutton: a collector and connoisseur
In the Chinese Style: Imitation, Inspiration or Innovation?
Members wishing to share some new research
are welcome to offer a short presentation
We hope everyone will be safe and well and will join us for an opportunity meet like minded collectors to learn more about ceramics in a relaxed and friendly environment.