Simon is a Thrower and has been working at the pottery for 17 years. He enjoys the process involved in making a pot, in the manipulation of the clay and the physicality of the work. Simon lives and surfs in Cornwall with his wife whom he recently wed.
Our other makers
Jim founded Whichford Pottery in 1976 and enjoys running and being part of a team.
He is notorious for taking on as many challenges as he can and has a passion for rediscovering old skills and keeping alive a communal way of working.
Adam is Jim’s eldest son, he is a Thrower and our Production Manager. He grew up at the pottery and has been throwing for as long as he can remember. He is a father of four and enjoys making large pots and firing up his clay pizza ovens!
Richard is a Clay Technician and has worked at the pottery for 26 years. He really enjoys talking to the public and explaining how everything works. Richard is an animal lover and his dogs (Mist and Willow) often come to work with him.