41 Great Pottery Gifts For Your Potter Buddies

It is a crime to talk about pottery and not mention the epic Patrick Swayze-Demi Moore starrer Ghost. If that has inspired you to pick a gift in the pottery section, here are a few selections. Take a look.

#1 Ebros Asian Fusion Pottery Decor

This is a set of teacups made of ceramic and designed by the finest Japanese pottery masters. The set weighs three pounds and can hold six ounces of liquid each. Each of the cups is four inches tall and 2.5 inches in diameter. They are microwave and dishwasher safe.

#2 Selamica Porcelain Bowls Set

This is an assorted set of six colorful bowls that are made of high-grade porcelain. The item measures 6 x 6 x 2.75 inches and weighs 1.3 pounds. The bowls are free of lead and cadmium so eat your meals in peace. They are also microwave and dishwasher compatible. And you can use them in the oven up to 250 degrees Fahrenheit. The bowls have the capacity of about 180 ounces and stack up well in a cabinet.

#3 Handmade Ceramic Wall Plaques

It’s a great size and fits everywhere which makes it a perfect gift. It is about 4 x 6 inches and the right weight. This plaque is handmade and has a blueberry floral design made by artist Deborah Jurist. It has a glossy finish and comes well-packaged and ready to be gifted.

#4 Antique Oil Lamp Biblical Replica

This is a replica of an ancient oil lamp that is a great gift for any occasion but it is also functional. It is symbolically Biblical but works as a Hanukkah present too. You can use it as a Jewish lamp or a decorative one. It’s red and made of terra cotta with handmade designs.

#5 Fall Leaves Oval Decorative Bowl

This is a hand-crafted oval bowl that measures 7.5 x 5 x 1.25 inches. There is a design on it and it is signed by the artist B Janecka. Each of these pieces is unique and makes for a great centerpiece.

#6 Belleek Pottery Angel of Protection

This is an ornamental piece that measures 2.2 x 2.1 x 3.3 inches and weighs 13.6 ounces. It has been handcrafted in Ireland and has a lovely embossing of flowers and shamrocks. And it is easy to maintain too. All you need to do is run a damp cloth on the surface once in a while. And that’s how gifts should be, right?

#7 Chia Pet Bob Ross with Seed Pack

This is a Bob Ross pottery planter with a plastic drip tray that comes with chia seed packets that will keep you going for three plantings. They are multicolor, measure 8 x 4.5 x 7.3 inches and weigh 1.3 pounds. It is a tabletop item that will sprout out the chia pets in just a couple of weeks.

#8 All Tribe Silver Horse Hair Pottery Wedding Gift Vase

This is a clay horsehair vase that measures 4 x 3.5 x 5 inches. Typically, it is considered a great wedding gift but really, it works for any occasion. It is handcrafted by the artisan Gina Arrighetti and it is symbolically a defender of the home.

#9 Ceramic Coasters for Drinks

This is a set of absorbent ceramic coasters that are perfect for any countertop. They are four inches in diameter and great for anything from drinking glasses to coffee cups. The bottom is made of cork to keep them from slipping and avoid scratches. They are easy to clean and the bohemian design makes them a great gift.

#10 Heritage Pottery Personalized Bone China Commemorative Plate

Here’s a commemorative plate for a 50-year wedding anniversary. The plate is about 8 inches in diameter and comes with a satin-lined gift box. It is unique and made of bone china so that the design can be easily glazed onto it. And no, you don’t have to worry about fading because the finish is permanent.

#11 Vintage Portuguese Pottery Roaster

This is an orange-colored terracotta pottery tray that is handpainted and food safe. It is made in Portugal and comes in many sizes. You can gift it to someone who cooks using the oven or gas stove or microwave or the grill. That’s right. Just keep it away from the induction stoves and glass top stoves and it’ll be solid.

#12 Tree of Life Soap Dish

This is a pottery soap dish but can also be used as a candle holder or a ring tray. It is handcrafted and is meant to signify wisdom, strength, beauty, protection and redemption. This is a green and clear gaze dish that is 1.25 inches tall and 5.25 inches round. It is not made in a mold but is artisan crafted.

#13 London Pottery Globe Large Teapot with Strainer

It’s a ceramic teapot that comes in three colors and can serve six cups of tea. It comes from the prestigious London Pottery and is a great addition to the breakfast table. There is a built-in ceramic strainer too for teabags, large loose leaves and petal teas but it cannot be removed.

#14 Prepworks by Progressive Salsa Bowl with Spoon

This is a red ceramic salsa bowl that is shaped like a red chili. It measures 8 x 3.5 x 3.5 inches and is a set of three pieces: bowl, lid and spoon. It is dishwasher compatible and has a capacity of 1.5 cups. The bowl is handpainted and is a great addition to the next fiesta.

#15 Handmade Irish Pottery Sugar and Creamer Set

This is a handmade piece on a potter’s wheel. It’s from Ireland and a unique tea and creamer set. Both the sugar and creamer bowls measure four inches in height and can hold 100 ounces. All pieces are individually glazed with care and come with a logo. With vibrant and contrasting colors, this is a true piece of functional art.

#16 Fontanini Lighted Pottery Collectible

This is a great piece for those who like collectibles. It is a resin nativity set that measures 3.75 x 5.5 x 6.75 inches and weighs 1.6 pounds. The figures are all five inches and the idea is a recreation of Bethlehem at the time of the birth of Christ. It’s a durable set with an impeccable finish and intricate painting.

#17 Hand-Painted Jar and Glasses Set

This is a set containing a hand-crafted jar and two glasses made of ceramic. It comes with a gift box which makes gifting it quite easy. This set is made in Italy and has intricate details painted on it. It’s great for any kind of liquid which makes it all the more exciting.

#18 Ku-dayi Sloth Ring Holder

It’s a sloth-shaped ring holder made of resin. The item measures 3.15 x 2.4 x 2.4 inches and weighs 5.4 ounces. It can be gifted to anyone as long as they have jewelry that needs storing. Friendships can be cherished, anniversaries can be commemorated and holidays can be celebrated with this little token of affection.

#19 Ebros Japanese Rice Wine Sake 5 Piece Set

If you’re looking for a gift for someone who loves a little sake, here’s a five-piece set made of porcelain and bamboo. The pieces are individually painted and have a textured glaze finish. The flask is 6.25 inches tall and 3 inches wide with a capacity of 10 ounces. Each cup is 1.87 inches tall and has a two-inch diameter with a capacity of two ounces.

#20 Ceramic Dribble Paintbrush Holder

If there is an artist friend you want to give a gift to, consider this one. It is a handmade ceramic brush holder with half glazing as a finish. You can put water or paint in it and it comes with a brush. It measures roughly 3-3.5 x 2.3 inches.

#21 Clay Pottery Kit for 2

This is a great kit for anyone looking to start a new hobby on the lines of pottery and sculpting. It is a handmade kit with two bags of clay, a tub each of slip glue, white paint, sealer. You will get four wooden sculpture tools, two loop tools and two brushes. It’s for beginners and comes with some simple pictures to get you started.

#22 Irish Proverb Pottery Bowl

If you want a decorative item, here’s a pottery bowl with an Irish quote on it. It is made of clay and is glazed with pumpkin spice and has a little texture on the surface. It is a lovely gift for all occasions and is about 3.5 inches tall and five inches in diameter.

#23 Make Your Own Pottery Clay Craft Kit

This is another pottery kit but it comes with a lot more than the one listed above. It has clay tools, air dry clay, potters pin, wire cutter tool, ribbon tool, rolling pin, paintbrush, sponge, wooden board and sandpaper. This kit is basically all you need if you want to be creative with clay. And there are also some project ideas in there.

#24 Small Pottery Highland Cow

It’s a little handmade model of Highland cow made of ceramic, clay and stoneware. It measures 1.9 x 2.3 inches and painted in iron color. The model is made by a Scottish man named David in their small workshop. It is cute, authentic and makes for a great gift piece.

#25 Microwaveable Bacon Cooker

It’s a handmade bacon cooker that makes cooking the best breakfast item easy. It measures 5 x 6 x 5 inches and is microwaveable. You can fit up to eight bacon strips at the same time and they will be perfectly cooked. It takes about a minute per batch and is the best gift for a bacon lover.

#26 Couples Pottery at Home Kit

Next up is a pottery kit for couples who like to get creative at home. It has a range of tools that complete the set and makes for a great gift too. There’s air dry clay which is great for artists of all ages and you can make anything from planters to necklaces with this kit.

#27 Handmade Razor Cup

This is a beautiful razor stand made of stoneware clay and glazed on the surface. It is about four inches tall and 1-2.25 inches wide. There is a hole in the middle for one razor and each piece has been made on a potter’s wheel. So, if you order more than one there will be a slight variation in size.

#28 Pottery Ramekin

This is a set of bowls that are dishwasher and microwave safe. You can pick the colors and use them as serving bowls for any kind of food as they are lead free. They are wheel-thrown and glazed on the surface. Each bowl is about two inches tall and 3.75 inches wide.

#29 Cotton Bowl Pottery Dish

This is a pottery dish in the shape of a cotton ball. It measures about 5.5 x 5.5 inches and is great for small items like nuts and coins. The dish is made of clay and jute and comes glazed in white and brown colors. You can use it in the microwave and dishwasher too and it’s food safe. This is also handmade so individual pieces will look a bit different.

#30 Set of Two Handmade Pottery Plates

It’s a set of ceramic plates that are handcrafted and ooze skill and art. This is a great gift for minimalists because of the shape and tone. Each plate measures about 0.39 x 7 inches and is obviously safe for food. They are made on a potter’s wheel and then glazed and fired twice at about 2021 degrees Fahrenheit. This is the real deal.

#31 Bronze Pottery Mugs

It’s a ceramic mug that can be personalized at the center. The number can be altered to mark an anniversary year which makes it a lovely gift. You can personalize one item at a time and you will get it with a bronze glaze at the bottom of every piece.

#32 Handmade Ceramic Faceted Coffee Cup

Yet another item carefully crafted on a potter’s wheel. This is a beautiful coffee cup made of ceramic and has no handle. It keeps the temperature of the liquid intact and reads Kape on the top which means coffee in the Philippines. It’s made in Kansas city and is finished off with a glaze. It looks organic and is a huge part of its charm.

#33 Bronze Pottery Heart

It is a handmade pendant that is two inches tall and two inches wide. The pendant is made of ceramic and is in bronze color. You can get a number stamped on the side to personalize it. Leave a note for the seller when you place the order. These are ideal for the 8th, 9th and 19th anniversaries which are referred to as the bronze years.

#34 Pottery Utensil Holder

It’s a ceramic utensil made to hold simple kitchen items. It is cylindrical in shape and has a white speckled glaze on the outside. The mouth is a little flared and that’s part of the charm. It is easy to clean and is safe to be placed in a microwave or dishwasher. Each piece is handmade on a potter’s wheel.

#35 51 Pieces Clay Sculpting Carving Pottery Tools

This is a set of 51 pieces that contains all the pottery and carving tools you need to make a sculpture of any kind. A lot of them are clay tools that are for shaping, carving and brushing, etc. They are durable and well crafted so that you can work with them easily and also clean them afterward.

#36 Handmade Ceramic Salt Shaker

It’s a ceramic salt shaker, folks. This one is a colorful item with some hand-painted decorations. It is a food-safe item, obviously and is 3.7 inches wide and two inches tall. Each shaker comes with three holes and has a plastic stopper at the bottom.

#37 Custom Clay Stamp with Name and Heart Drawing

This is a high-quality stamp made with adhesive foam and natural wood. It’s a great item for those who want to stamp their fresh clay creations. You can put your name and a heart sign on it by selecting the details from a dropdown menu.

#38 Ceramics And Pottery T-Shirt

No better way to flaunt your artistic superiority than to announce it on your t-shirt. This is made of knit cotton and is soft on the body. The print is from eco-friendly ink and works for both men and women. It is also 10 percent polyester for flexibility.

#39 Three Little Round Dishes

This is a nice set of little round dishes which are a perfect hostess gift. They are made of ceramic and can hold little objects like tea bags, sauce or oil bowls and miniatures in a doll house.

#40 Hand Painted Ceramic Dalmatian Dog

If you’re looking for a little showpiece gift item, here’s a dalmatian for a dog lover. It is made of ceramic and is hand-painted. This is a great collectible item that will sit on the shelves without bothering the hosts. The finish is high-quality glaze and every little detail on this dalmatian is worth inspecting.

#41 Wine Glass Wedding Gift

If you have to pick up a last-minute gift for a wedding but want to look thoughtful, this is a good choice. It’s a set of wine glasses made of ceramic bases. They were created on a potter’s wheel with three different lead-free glazes. It might be quick shopping but it’s totally worth it.

The Bottom Line

Whether you want to help a friend who is picking up pottery as a hobby or just want to look cool while giving a gift, there is something for everyone on this list. We hope you found what you were looking for. Happy shopping!