PLEASE NOTE: We are taking orders online from Ireland, the UK, Canada and the US, plus other EU nations.
There may be some slight delays because of shippers. (please see current EU countries to which we can ship)

Making It

August 24, 2018

Making It

An old cow house, 7 years of intense study, and a small bank loan are what started up Nicholas Mosse Pottery, 43 years ago.  Oh, and I forgot to add 12 hours of work six days a week for all those 43 years, and I mustn’t forget the fantastic local staff who joined in the endeavours and became master craftsmen!

So now there is a newly renovated 5 story mill, powered by hydro electricity and containing all sorts of spaces for making pottery (and our shop), there is a 50 year history behind Nick Mosse the potter, there are still bank loans (!), and there are around 45+ crafts people working hard to produce Nicholas Mosse Pottery.  

A big percentage of our staff love what they do and are proud of their work; perhaps that’s why our customers also love our pottery.  It’s never easy to make as the processes we use are totally uncommercial, totally handmade from clay to finished article.

Susan Mosse

Michael Holden at work in Nicholas Mosse Pottery

Nicholas Mosse busy creating


Also in News, Recipes and more...

Pasta bowl Nicholas Mosse Pottery handcrafted sponge ware Ireland
Cobb Salad

April 29, 2020

One of the ways I’m surviving during this pandemic is making food that provides a variety of uses, and one of my favourites is this salad

Continue Reading

Classic Pie Dish Old Rose Nicholas Mosse Pottery handcrafted sponge ware Ireland
Strawberry and rhubarb crumble

April 08, 2020

Easy-peasy pudding for right now. You will have a lovely crunchy, gooey, fragrant, pink pudding to serve with cream or ice cream.

Continue Reading

Enduring Enthusiasms
Enduring Enthusiasms

March 12, 2020

Nick and Susan Mosse share some of the sources that spark their creativity and their shared love of Irish Craft. 

Continue Reading

Don't miss out !

See behind the scenes, receive special offers and be the first to find out about new exclusive shapes and patterns (we will never share your details).