ReviewAE – The Art of Pottery in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi Pottery ReviewAE

Abu Dhabi Pottery Establishment is the capital’s first and oldest pottery studio, established in 1994. It is the perfect place for everything pottery related. Whether you’re looking for pottery and ceramics classes, pottery equipment and even repairs, they have it all!

Gulf News – Abu Dhabi Pottery:

Homa Farley, the brain behind Abu Dhabi Pottery, says pottery making is therapeutic. “When you work with clay, you forget everything and go into Zen mode,” she says.

Opened all the way back in 1994, arts institution Abu Dhabi Pottery continues to attract residents who want to express themselves with clay.

In the last 24 years, the organisation has been trying to keep this earliest forms of human artistic production alive.

TimeOut – Pottery in Abu Dhabi

TimeOut Magazine - Pottery in Abu Dhabi

I can’t say that pottery is something I have been fascinated with since I was a little girl. Arty has never been me. Drawing, painting, sketching, I am the master, or rather mistress, of none. Stick figures are as far as I can go.

Where to Mould Some Clay in the Capital – May 2011

Where to Mould Some Clay in the Capital

Having been getting her hands dirty for 20 years, Abu Dhabi Pottery’s Homa Farley knows a thing or two about pots. Having been known to knock back up to seven cups of the stuff on a busy deadline day, Time Out Abu Dhabi’s David Clack knows a thing or two about coffee. Eager for a … Read more

Abu Dhabi Pottery Classes – January 2010

Detail of pottery artwork by Homa

Watching Homa Vafaie-Farley make a pot is a real treat; the Abu Dhabi potter, who has been in the business for 20 years, has transformed a blob of clay into a large, curvy work of art in no more than 10 minutes. “People always ask, ‘How long does it take you to make a pot?’ … Read more

Pottery in Abu Dhabi – June 2009

We check out a pottery class in Abu Dhabi. More fun than we could ever have imagined ‘This is your body, your kidney and your rib,’ begins Homa Farley, the brains and talent behind Abu Dhabi Pottery. She stops and laughs out loud: ‘Anyone who overheard us in a pub would think we were up … Read more