The Kimmeridge series is inspired by my visit to Kimmeridge bay, Dorset, over the Summer 2022. I was really impressed by the rocks, the colour of the sea and all the small details we saw on the rocky beach. The vessels were thrown with porcelain, using a free flow technique, opening the shapes and keepingContinue reading “The Kimmeridge series”
This article for the Mental Health Awareness week is an opportunity for me to share my experience with mental health and how I found ways to support myself. I hope my journey will inspire you.
Back in 2015, at fifty years old, I was diagnosed with prostate cancer. I did not envisage that the journey to recovery would take me three long years, my marriage would break down, I would experience severe depression, and consequently would find a passion for making ceramics.
Bruno Vinel shares how this new series Abyss was created for the MPA exhibition in Moseley, Birmingham
The Midlands Potters Association was running its winter open exhibition from 27th November until 5th December 2021.
This new series was developed in the autumn 2021 inspired by a painting of Miro, the Constellations, and created on porcelain vessels.
The Volcanics is a new series developed in the summer 2021 which started with an experiment with black clay and a new shape.
In the spring 2021, I threw these three porcelain vases and decorated them. The first vase was thrown with paperclip porcelain and decorated using two glazes that I prepared using copper oxide. The bottom glaze is a recipe from Emmanuel Copper and the top one a mate glaze from Linda Bloomfield with an added copperContinue reading “Three vases with copper glazes”
The first contemporary ceramics exhibition took place at General Office gallery, Stourbridge. 17th Nov – 5th Dec 2021
Bruno Vinel from Wychbury Ceramics explains how he developed the installation EXAMINATIONS, a series of sculptural vessels exploring the connection between ceramics and health.
Bruno Vinel shares his enjoyable experience with Raku firing workshops and how to achieve great results.