Mount Ida Pottery


Trevor has been teaching and making ceramics for 40 years now and has exhibited work through exhibitions and fairs all over the UK and Ireland. Ellen is following in her father's footsteps. Both potters create a wide range of mostly handbuilt work which can be found in the best craft Galleries across the country


Mount Ida Pottery is situated in a beautiful rural location 3 minutes from the main A1 Belfast to Dublin carriageway. The studio is purpose built to accommodate ceramic courses and be a beautiful working space. Trevor and his daughter Ellen create a broad range of mostly earthenware fired pieces. The work is is reflection of their rural upbringing and can be found in galleries and craft shops all over the country. Trevor has been in the current studio for 10 years now having been a full time teacher for 36 years. Ellen is still a practicing teacher but works part time in the studio. She has a first class Honors from Plymouth Art College. Both Trevor and Ellen run workshops daily for both throwing and handbuilding techniques.


32 Mount Ida Road


Co Down

BT32 4HF


Opening Hours

9 to 5 Monday to Saturday

Its best to call in case I am delivering

Where to Buy My Work

FE McWilliam Gallery Banbridge

The Designerie Bushmills

Walled City Crafters Londonderry

2020 Whitehead

The Pantry The Dark Hedges Ballymoney

Ebb and Flow Carnlough

No 6 Queen Street Coleraine

The Yard Holywood

Cuan Crafts Portaferry

The Kingfisher Killyleagh

Gallery Zozimus Dublin

The Open Window Gallery Dublin

Mill Cove Gallery Kenmare

  • Events
  • Commissions / Workshops / Private bookings

Potfest Scotland

10th 11th and 12th June 2022

At Scone Palace Perth Scotland

Mount Ida Pottery are happy to receive commissions for either ceramic forms or framed pieces

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