JMJ Pottery produce domestic stoneware and containers by hand through the process of throwing on wheels in their workshop in Chesterfield. Janine and her team are passionate about the physical process of throwing a pot, and run workshops in their studio to teach others this unique skill.
Verified by Make Works Derby and Derbyshire March 2018
JMJ Pottery adapt to the limitations of their workshop, thus, large pieces can simply be thrown in sections. They can also make distorted shapes, however clients must take into account that the clay can move throughout the firing process. Other than these, Janine and her team of apprentices are always ready to help develop your ideas.
|Turnaround Time||4-6 Weeks|
|Starting Cost||Up to £100|
|Production Access||workshops & classes|
|File Types||pdf, jpeg|
MaterialsCeramics Stoneware Clay Clay Smooth Clay High Temperature Glaze Glaze Porcelain Clay
ProcessesFiring Glazing Throwing Wheel Throwing Ceramics
MachinesElectric Kiln Kiln Potters Wheel Pug Mill
Video: Make Works Derby and Derbyshire visits JMJ Pottery in Chesterfield
Janine Mannion-Jones started JMJ Pottery at the age of 40 after teaching Home Economics/ Food and Nutrition for 18 years. Janine believes passionately in the links between her field of teaching, and the processes of pottery which is evident in her studio production. Janine studied a National Diploma in Three Dimensional Studies, and attended night classes, before setting up her studio/workshop. Janine has potted since the age of 8, and feels that her passion for the processes and materials involved is central to her business. JMJ Pottery moved to their current address in Brampton, Chesterfield in 2001, this location has been a hub for potteries since the 18th century. JMJ Pottery not only produces bespoke ceramics, but they also teach others how to turn their ideas into physical objects through the process of throwing on a wheel. Janine has a love for creating unique items, and supporting others in the fruition of their ideas.
Contact JMJ Pottery
|Map||View on Google Maps|
140 Chatsworth Road