"The only online directory just for porcelain painting."
Suppliers in North America
The websites listed below are in English unless otherwise stated. Click on the little "+" sign to see the Categories (subjects) for that entry.
The Pepper West Gals (Peggy Harrup. Lorena, Texas, United States)
Shop offering work by various artists, plus classes, seminars and supplies (some painted examples of china shown).
Added Oct 2003 - Last review 24 Feb 2008
The Porcelain Place (Wheat Ridge, Colorado, United States)
Manufacturers of slips, bisque (white and coloured), Spanish oils, china paints, etc.; distributers listed. The online store also sells books, studies and microkilns. Studio seminars include topics such as lace draping.
Added Nov 2009
The World Organization of China Painters
WOCP publishes The China painter magazine, holds events such as the World Show and the Art Institute, and has a library, shop and museum at Oklahoma City. The Museum has "one of the finest collections of hand painted porcelain in the United States", with a focus on contemporary artists. Displays include antique and vintage pieces, plus selected members' work, with a small selection shown online. The Museum gift shop also sells hand painted china and supplies.
Useful site information includes studies and lists of teachers, clubs and dealers.
Added Dec 2012
Tile Art Ltd. (Paddy Dugan. Sarasota, Florida, United States)
Custom hand-painted tiles and sinks.
Added Apr 2002 - Last review 8 Jun 2014
Vicky J. York (Austin, Texas, United States)
Teacher selling studies, videos, etc. plus brushes for her "one-fire hummingbird technique." Commissions also accepted.
Added Aug 2003 - Last review 29 May 2005
VIR-MA INDUSTRIES (Crown Point, Indiana, United States)
Supplying European decals plus some "china and porcelain products", mainly ornaments.
Added Apr 2006
Welcome to China Doll, Inc. (Cynthia Guilette. Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States)
Offering doll making classes, supplies and china painting seminars.
Added Oct 2011
WELCOME TO NEW YORK DOLL PRODUCTS (Otega, New York, United States)
Manufacturers of dollmaking products and lead-free china paints (previously Seeley's); see their online store.
Added Feb 2012
Welcome to Porcelain by Corliss (Corliss Decker. Kendallville, Indiana, United States)
Displaying bisque fairies and a small gallery.
Added May 2002 - Last review 25 Feb 2008
Welcome to Porcelain-Artists.com (Diane Guinn. Melbourne, Florida, United States)
Slideshow of the artist's painted ornaments, figurines, etc. A linked sister-site sells whiteware and describes a number useful techniques.
Added Jan 2006 - Last review 24 Jul 2011
Compiled by porcelain artist R. Janette Graham (Janri)
A selected listing of china painters' personal and business sites; associations and museums; brush, kiln and paint manufacturers; fine china and potteries; plus magazines, schools and suppliers from around the world.
Updated 30 June 2014.
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