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Bukkenburg Pottery Studio

8 Hermanus Steyn Street, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
+27 28 514 1644
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A Swellendam highlight

Beautiful, high quality pottery in a wonderful garden setting. If you have not been to one of the... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2017
TheAfricanExplorer
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Nairobi
Amazing works of Art

I don't know much about pottery but was incredibly impressed by what I learnt and saw. The work on... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
Kathryn G
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Lucerne, Switzerland
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8 Hermanus Steyn Street, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Beautiful, high quality pottery in a wonderful garden setting. If you have not been to one of the garden lunches you have something to look forward to.

Thank TheAfricanExplorer
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

I don't know much about pottery but was incredibly impressed by what I learnt and saw. The work on display was stunning and we ended up buying a gorgeous vase. The surroundings are also beautiful and tastefully decorated with wonderful pieces.

Thank Kathryn G
Reviewed 25 February 2017

The showroom did not have much to offer but we still managed to spend some money. Their pieces just fly off th shelves so you have to time it right but he will always take commissions

Thank claire09092016
David S, Owner at Bukkenburg Pottery Studio, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your visit Claire and your comments here. Trust that the rest of your trip has been enjoyable and refreshing. Best wishes David

Reviewed 8 January 2017

Some beautiful pots to choose from. Loved the colours. Interesting garden and bird life which the owners obviously enjoy too.

Thank Gill v
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Spotting the Bukkenberg Pottery sign, we walked down to visit. Set in a lovely peaceful garden, the Bukkenberg Studio proved to be a lovely surprise on our visit to Swellendam. The items available range in colour and size, with specialities being large urns and stunning...More

Thank MontaguBookshop
David S, Owner at Bukkenburg Pottery Studio, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your visit and your kind comments. We hope to see you this way again soon. Best wishes David and Felicity

Reviewed 24 November 2016

Stopped in here for the pottery but the garden really steals the show. The pottery is beautiful, all handmade in beautiful glazes and shapes.

Thank NewMexicoSilverqueen
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Lovely selection of unique pottery ware with some large urns that draw the eye. If you love pottery, you will be impressed by this studio.

Thank tonyfrasercross
David S, Owner at Bukkenburg Pottery Studio, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your visit and comments Tony, we really do appreciate this kind of feedback! With best wishes David

Reviewed 11 August 2016

David took time out on Sunday morning to patently teach my youngsters to throw pots on a wheel. Beautiful selection of pottery on saleMore

Thank Graham S
David S, Owner at Bukkenburg Pottery Studio, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your comments Graham, the pots that your children made will be fired quite soon I hope. We're preparing now for a few glaze firings and the pots will be fired together with ours. Look forward to seeing you all again Best...More

Reviewed 12 January 2016

We had a great time looking round this fabulous pottery. Some amazing items too long to mention. But I fell in love with the blue pottery bird bath really beautiful. Just too big to bring back on the plane. Well worth a visit if you...More

Thank MANDY305
Reviewed 6 November 2015

I often include a visit to the Bukkenburg studio and garden when passing through the town. I first check my group's interest in ceramics and then make the call. Recent guest have been amazed at the beautiful work produced by the team. The ambience obviously...More

Thank Topnotchted
David S, Owner at Bukkenburg Pottery Studio, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review Topnotched, we really do appreciate your interest and comments. It was good to see you again last week, off duty and with your wife. Wishing you both all the best, David and Felicity

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claudiaLagodiGarda
si possono comperare le ceramiche? Come sono i prezzi?
20 December 2015|
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Response from David S | Property representative |
Hello, and thank you for your note. Yes, the pots are for sale with a wide price range from under R100 to over R10 000. We do hope that you will be able to stop in and visit the studio and gallery in Swellendam. With best... More
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