Billy Lloyd

2014 QEST Eranda Foundation Scholar - Ceramic Tableware

Billy is a leading British designer-maker who has won many awards for his ceramic designs. He gained a BA (Hons) Ceramics from Camberwell College of Art and Design and completed a year apprenticeship with Lisa Hammond at Maze Hill Pottery before embarking upon a four-year apprenticeship with QEST Scholar and renowned potter, Julian Stair.

Billy has been successfully designing and making bespoke ceramic tableware and interior accessories for a wide range of clients since he established his own studio in 2011. The QEST funding enabled him to attend a one-to-one master course with Ceramic Designer, Ed Bentley at his workshop, Manifold Craft Barn in Staffordshire, home of The Potteries.