Hello, my name is Jonathan Clarke Griffiths. I was born in Church Village nr Pontypridd,
South Wales in 1960. At the age of seventeen I was lucky to gain an apprenticeship
at Creigiau Pottery nr Cardiff where I learnt the skill of hand throwing pots on
a potters wheel. For the vast majority of my working life pottery has been a small
business or paying hobby.
Now living in the quiet village of Gwaelod Y Garth, Cardiff which has inspired me
to start making pottery again that reflect the surrounding village and countryside
I have always had an interest in the sea and I am also a keen seascape photographer.
Lighthouses have always been a passion and I have needed and wanted to connect the