Edmund Loo

Edmund Loo

I have recently moved from Sydney to Cairns. I graduated from the National Art School, Sydney in 1997 where I studied Ceramics. Due to work and family commitments, I had little time to work on my ceramic projects until I stopped work four years ago. I then did a TAFE...

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Samallie Kasirye

Samallie Kasirye

Dad was very strict and meticulous! While he employed other potters to work for him, most of them never lasted due to his perfectionist nature. Of all the children, I am the only one who persevered and continues to make hand made pottery combining traditional and...

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Carole Lomax

Carole Lomax

Working with clay is something that seems to get a hold of some people, the process of building or creating form,the magic of the wheel and the alchemy of fire and the earth’s materials.I decided to take a course in ceramics after I had read an article on Thancoupie....

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Geoff Riley

Geoff Riley

I joined the Cairns Potters Club after attending the open weekend in August, 2018.On the Sunday there was a Raku firing. I purchased a piece that had been biscuit fired then glazed it. What emerged from the kiln was pure magic, I was hooked. I make both functional and...

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Lone White

Lone White

I have played with clay and glazes since 1978 and during most of that time I have lived in Cairns. A lot of my ceramic artworks have been inspired by my surrounds - the reef and rainforest. Frequent travels throughout the Middle East, South-East Asia, Japan, China,...

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Tom Britton

Tom Britton

Tom Britton I learnt to make beautiful pottery art at TAFE Cairns. After a few years I joined the Cairns Potters Club and started to expand my horizons. My favourite forms are cats. Each cat is different and has its own character. I also making mugs and other forms,...

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Yasue Asai

Yasue Asai

Hello I am Yasue. [y’ʌsˈʊé]. When I lived near the club house nine years ago, I was always curious about what pottery was like. After my son started to go to school, I decided to visit the club on one open Wednesday. There, very friendly and experienced potters showed...

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Lisa Harris

Lisa Harris

Lisa Harris Making ‘1000 tea bowls’ is a ‘fantastic voyage’ of practice that began in 2020 when I joined the Cairns Potters Club and the Cairns TAFE ceramics community!The value of ceramics and pottery within cultural history really inspires me.The technical...

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Sivonne Pryce

Sivonne Pryce

Sivonne Pryce I started pottery with the intention of making my family a dinner set. During the pandemic I wanted a creative outlet that didn't have any pressure on me to be successful or make perfect things. My usual hobbies are sewing and fibrecrafts, which are very...

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