Master potter and ceramic artist Ian Beniston is highly regarded for his exceptional craftsmanship, producing decorative art pieces and sophisticated functional pottery with a distinct oriental influence.  Working in porcelaneous stoneware, Ians' pieces are a contemporary interpretation of ancient storage vessels created as beautiful ornamental pots.

Ian states “I have always been attracted to form, movement and function – the way a curve catches the eye, the movement of rich luscious glazes. Function appeals to me. I enjoy taking everyday objects and creating something that is interesting and beautiful ” – Ian Beniston

Ian has worked as a professional potter and ceramic artist for over 30 years. Recent commissions include tableware for Gourmet Traveller Top 100 Restaurant Vasse Felix.