Ceramic Pottery by Rob and Vicky Whelpton, Wiltshire
Rob and Vicky work together in their studio and outlet situated at the Ginger Piggery Farm shop down the Wylye valley in Wiltshire. After completing training at Dartington Pottery Devon in 1985, they established their pottery, Over the years they have developed a wide range of products, selling in many recognised galleries and shops in the UK.
Rob throws and hand builds quirky designs, decorated with seaside and countryside images. He produces a range of animals, including chickens, puffins and penguins. All Robs pots are Raku fired, brightly coloured with slips and coloured glazes, and highlighted with gold leaf.
Vicky works in cream based earthenware, all the pots are thrown, brush and sponge decorated with cherries, plums peaches, and other summer and autumn fruit. Mix and match collection includes jugs, bowls and breakfast cups.