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Welcome to the website of Ceramist Lynnette Hare - Worthy Pottery

Lynnette obtained her BTEC diploma in Ceramics during the early 1980s from Wrexham college of Art and Design, working in the style of Bernard Leach and Shoji Hamada, under the tuition of Dave Hooper and Jim Malone.
Following that, she changed tack slightly and went on to study Medical Illustration in which she obtained an BTEC HND.
Lynnette has lived in The South West of England for 20 years with her three children, believing this wonderful part of the UK is the best place in the world for inducing creativity.

Lynnette continued creating pottery whilst raising her three children. She has been particularly interested and active in making Raku for 15 years and stoneware pots for the last 37 years. Her work combines her studio throwing experience with her desire to sculpt animals and other similar objects. Recently she has started to experiment with slab and coil pottery. Now producing from her pottery in Bradworthy Devon, she is on the committee of the CC&GG and Bradworthy Arts Festival, a member of WCPA, CPA, and had various exhibitions around Cornwall and Devon. Lynnette also runs “Potters Network” group on Facebook.


I am sorry but for personal family reasons I will not be offering Raku Courses until further notice.

Raku Course. For potters and would-be ceramists.
My Raku Courses are split over two days with a period of at least 14 days between them. The first day is the making day and the second is the firing day. A minimum of two people are needed for this course.

£75 Per Person Per Day. Includes materials.

£25 deposit is paid in advance with the balance paid on the day.

Please contact me if you have a group of two or more people who would like to arrange a Raku workshop.

Full or half day pottery taster or improvement courses for one or more people.
These can be tailored to your ability.
£40 per half day (9.45am - 12.45pm) or £75 per full day (9.45am - 4.15pm with an hour for lunch).
Please contact me to discuss your requirements.

About the Raku Workshop.

The aim of the Raku workshop is to give you a sampler of the exhilarating enchantment of Raku. You will leave with lots of enthusiasm, stimulating your creative ideas and hopefully, some great pieces!

The making day. This will start with a pleasant introduction about health & safety aspects of the day during coffee, tea and biscuits.

For beginners, I will explain what Raku is all about. What sort of clay to use, how to make pieces that don’t fracture with heat shock, the thought behind the process and how the work is to be decorated. Hopefully you will aim to make two to four pieces of work ready to fire on the firing day.(Each piece - no larger than 12cm cubed. Extra charges apply to bigger pieces.)

Between the making and firing days I will bisque fire the work. This is the proof of the pudding and if they survive the bisque firing they should survive the Raku!

The firing Day. Again, I will take you through H & S of the day before you start glazing.Our aim is to fire up to 10 items, size - no larger than 12cm cubed. (larger pieces can be fired but there will be an extra charge depending on the size).

Bring packed lunch for both day’s. Teas and Coffee provided.
Maximum number of places 8 for making and the firing. (If no more than two people book on the day then the course won't run as it is not viable.)

Courses are held at Worthy Pottery Studio, Kimworthy Cottage, Bradworthy, Holsworthy, Devon. EX22 7RP. See my contact page for further directions.


Please use my contact form or phone for availability and booking.

A set of four nesting bowls made specially for the Barnstaple Ceramics Festival.









Under Construction 30/07/21. Sorry this is taking so long but I'm too busy making pots and going to pottery festivals and fairs!









Please use the form below to email me.



Or phone 01409 240054

The easiest way to find me is to look on Google maps! Just do a search for Worthy Pottery or click.
For SatNav the post code is EX22 7RP but this will only get you to within 1/3rd mile.
The entrance is through a field gate and down a track.
Please, always phone 1st if you want to visit my pottery & showroom and I will put out a sign.



Updated 22nd June 2022

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