Trustees

Ashley Howard

February 19th, 2019 admin

318 Ceramics Chairman Ashley Howard is Lecturer in ceramics at the University for the Creative Arts at Farnham. He has published a number of articles on technical and aesthetic issues. His achievements on the national and international stages have recently culminated in him becoming a member of the International Academy for Ceramics.

 

Jo Aylwin

February 18th, 2019 admin

Jo has a legal background and is a hand weaver and textile artist. She also runs workshops and classes on weaving and dyeing and will give one to one mentoring.

Ann Watson

February 14th, 2019 admin

Ann is a founder member of 318 Ceramics and also involved in West Street Potters, our partners at the Farnham Pottery site.

Shibani Radway

February 14th, 2019 admin

Shibani is originally from the North-East, spending much of her childhood making clay  mice, while her mother made pots at the local studio. She has lived in Farnham for the last 10 years & has a long career in marketing and communications. She is currently a consultant to a variety of types of businesses and local community groups & wished to use this expertise’s the context of  a trustee.

She is a long time supporter of 318 Ceramics and The Farnham Pottery & hopes to contribute to it’s growing value within Farnham’s craft town status.

Laura Anthony

February 14th, 2019 admin

Laura Anthony has lived in Farnham for over 12 years, she is married with 4 children. She currently works in London managing Benefits and Payroll across Europe, she has extensive Trustee Board experience working on pension matters so understands the fiduciary aspects of the role. She was keen to use her expertise to support in the local community, and having done a local pottery course and seen the work of the 318 ceramics, thought this Trustee Board an ideal fit. She wants to works with them to create a sustainable future and see their aspirations come to life.

Kathy Mason

February 14th, 2019 admin

Kathy Mason is a teacher, community artist and maker specialising in hand building and Raku firing. Teaching at 318 Ceramics and West Street Potters, both based at the Farnham Pottery.

A founder member of The Farnham Pottery Trust, working along side Ashley Howard, Tony Cohen and Ann Watson who’s aim was to secure the unique buildings and ceramics legacy of the Farnham Pottery.

Graduating from West Surrey College of Art and Design now U.C.A. with a BA (Hons) in 3.D. Design Ceramics, she also has worked with local schools on projects as well as taking on private commissions and she values clay and fire as dynamic tools to energise peoples creative spark.