Add Warmth to Your Space With Ceramic Ware From These Pottery Studios in Bangkok
by: The Beat Asia
April 05, 2022
COVID-19 has made homebodies out of all of us whether we liked it or not. Throughout the health crisis, we came up with various ways to help us cope with the pandemic stress, such as attempting to harness our inner chefs (maybe even trying our hand in one or two food trends), turning to gardening and plant collecting, or even redecorating our space. Especially redecorating our space.
If, like us, you've found yourself obsessed with homeware during the pandemic, then you're no stranger to the hours spent scouring the internet for the best work-from-home desk lamps, Scandinavian-inspired chairs and tables, affordable kitchen gadgets, and the like.
And it doesn't stop. Case in point: these unique, handmade ceramic ware from these pottery studios in Bangkok. Make room for a piece or two as these ceramics will surely give your space warmth and character!
Palm Pottery Studio
Palm Pottery Studio believes in pottery as a practice of well-being. Located on Petchburi Road, the studio offers ceramic workshops, short courses, and group sessions for people of all ages to unwind from the chaos of city life. It also offers pottery for sale for those who wish to have a unique piece of ceramic but are unable to enroll in its classes.
Choose among intricately glazed cups, mugs, vases, plates, and teapots from Palm Pottery Studio's online shop.
Location: 9 Petchburi Road, Soi 11 Ratchathewi
This is a handcrafted ceramic studio and testing room situated in the Chinatown area of Bangkok. Aoon Pottery usually posts available ceramics on its Instagram page, such as this naamtao pouring bowl, so we recommend you give the page a follow and keep your eyes peeled for new pieces. If you wish to visit, you may make an appointment with the studio through social media or by emailing [email protected]
Location: 2/8 Alley, Lane Phathum Khongkha Sampanthawong
Yarnnakarn is a small arts and crafts studio founded in 2010 by Karin Phisolyabut. Its contemporary ceramic pieces are made by local craftsmen, using non-toxic glazes and clay sourced from different areas in Thailand, which is then mixed according to the studio's own formula. You may check Yarnnakarn's full catalog, which includes wall art, tableware, vases, planters, and other decorative pieces.
Location: 2 Soi Nanglinchi 4, Nanglinchi Road, Thungmahamek Sathorn
Chaang Ocarina & Pottery
Chaang Ocarina & Pottery is a ceramic art studio on Nuanchan Road, with a small shop at The Promenade shopping mall. Chaang Ocarina was established in 2013 by Makoto Kageyama, an ocarina (small wind instrument) producer and potter who has been working for more than 25 years. The studio is a testament to his love for the two art forms: pottery and music.
Apart from producing ocarina, the studio creates ceramic incense stands, animals and other figurines, clocks, vase sculptures, and more. It also offers private pottery classes for beginners.
To order from Chaang Ocarina, you may visit its shop at The Promenade, or message its official Line account or Instagram account.
Location: The Promenade, Soi 2/3 Ramintra Road, Khan Na Yao
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