Ceramic Designing is an Art of working with clay, porcelain, bone china and stoneware to design and create pottery items, sculptures, homeware, tableware and cookware.
- Design departments of manufacturing firms
- Consulting firms
- Specialists in ceramic design work in industries manufacturing table ware
decorative porcelain and materials for electrical and other industries.
Minimum qualification- 10+2
- Creative flair and practical ceramics skills - Time management and the ability to work to deadlines - Excellent communication skills - Organizational ability - Attention to detail - Patience - Photography
computer software and design skills - A good understanding of health and safety issues
Courses to be pursued
Academic qualifications in art
design or ceramics tend to be the basic requirements for salaried ceramics designers
along with natural talent
creativity and imagination.
National Institute of Fashion Technology
Address: NIFT Campus,
Hauz Khas, Near Gulmohar Park, New Delhi - 110 016
Phone: +91-11-26867704, 26542148
Address: A-21/13, Naraina Industrial Area, Phase II, Block A Near Shadipur Metro Station, Delhi 110028
Phone: 1800 103 3005
Salaried ceramics designers tend to work regular office or shift hours, while freelance ceramicists work according to their own schedule. Frequent travel is also necessary for independent professionals, in order to promote their ceramics business, as well as enhancing their personal and professional reputations.
Address: 103 first floor K 158, Sindhubhavan, Bodakdev, Ahmedabad - 380054, Opp. Bajrang Supermarket
Phone: +91 9824252131
NKUKU Home and Lifestyle
Address: Lower Tweed Mill, Shinners Bridge, Dartington, Devon, TQN 6JB, United Kingdom
Phone: 0333 240 0155
A graphic artist, illustrator and visual storyteller, Delhi based Aman Khanna turned to creating the ‘Claymen’ after finding a spiritual connection with working on clay.
Architect turned ceramic artist, Adil Writer—also a partner of the Mandala Pottery in Auroville—is a keen experimenter when it comes to large-scale ceramic and unfired clay-on-canvas installations and murals.