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About Dennis Chinaworks

Dennis Chinaworks was launched in 1985 to make ceramics for collectors.  Sally and Richard Dennis then spent six years at Moorcroft pottery in Stoke-on-Trent where Sally was their chief designer.  Her many designs for Moorcroft include Carp, Finches, Lemons, Penguin, Polar Bear, Buttercup and numerous others.
Dennis Chinaworks was relaunched in l993 offering employment and training to young people in Somerset. Each pot is hand thrown by Rory McLeod.  The decorators Vanessa Thompson and Theresa Blackmore prepare each pot individually using traditional techniques of slip trailing and incising then paint with underglaze pigments, building layers of colour. Finally, each piece is signed by the Paintress, has the potters mark and is numbered and dated.
Sally's designs are influenced by the style of the Arts and Crafts movement and nature. She has fulfilled commissions for the Great Antiques Hunt (BBC), Lord Leighton Exhibition (Royal Academy of Arts), the Pugin Exhibition (Victoria and Albert Museum) and the National Portrait Gallery.
To become a Friend of Dennis Chinaworks please contact the chinaworks, Tel No. 01460 240 622
For a catalogue, further information, photographs, or to view our stock by appointment, do not hesitate to get in touch either by telephoning or e-mailing on the numbers below.
We attend  fairs in the South of England and can supply a list of dates and venues on request.

Tel: 01798 869 252 or from outside the UK +44 1798 869 252
E-Mail:
sales@whettem.co.uk

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