Here's a few pictures of Jack Doherty Lead Potter from the world renowned Leach pottery st Ives who kindly came in to the Design centre just before Christmas, to demo his throwing process to Crafts students.
Earlier in the day Jack had given a fantastic lecture to level 1 Students outlining the history and context of Leach and it's continuing relevance. The day was organised by Phd student Matt Tyas who also spoke at the lecture about his research work with Jack and the Leach.
Have a look at this link to find out about Matt's work
and here's a link to the Leach