About Driving Creek Pottery

Driving Creek Potteries created by Barry Brickell pioneer New Zealand Potter is the heart of Driving Creek experience. Built through Barry’s driving need to create he formed an environment unlike any other that attracts makers from all over the world.  A place thriving with inspiration, innovation and rampant creativity.

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Play With Clay

Self-guided pinch, coil and slab pottery. experiences operate daily, with options for works to be fired.

Mother and child palying with clay

Workshops

Check out our workshops on our events page.

holding clay sculpted head and molding it with a tool

Oscar Perry

October - November

Pamella Annsouth

January

Jess Johnson

December

Anneke Borren

January

Jenny Shearer

December - January

Brendan Huntly

January - February

"Great experience; a jewel of a place! The love that has gone into building this tour by one man is not lost on you. Views from the summit tower are spectacular to say the least. Seriously a must do for the traveller."

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