Wonki Ware

Wonki Ware

Comments

We love our table full of Wonki Ware that adds a brilliant pop of colour to our home dept 🌈

Wonki Ware, based in South Africa, is the leader in handmade pottery dinnerware, with each piece passing through 14 pairs of hands from start to finish...and then we get to have the gorgeous finished product waiting for your hands to pick them up in St. Boswells. 🙌🏼

Open Tues-Sat 9-5:30, Sun 11-4:30.
We love our selection of classic Wonki Ware - each piece is unique in shape, pattern and colour which creates beautiful handmade custom table settings just for you. Choose from an array of red, grey, blue, marine & black across dinnerware, serveware & mugs.

www.divertimenti.co.uk/collections/wonki-ware
Some serious kitchen goals right here! 😍Black kitchen cabinets fitted with exposed shelves to display beautiful kitchenware rather than hide it. 🖤

A sophisticated kitchen that makes a statement - with the perfect details to create a warm atmosphere. Thank you to our client for trusting us to create your vision. We are so thankful to work with amazing clients in their amazing homes! 🙏🏼 More on this project to come soon.

👉🏼Contact us via DM or email carpentrywoodlands to book your next project.

Crockery: Wonki Ware
____________________________________________
Ashbyy
Spring has sprung and what a beautiful week its going to be, enjoy the sunshine!

Crockery by Wonki Ware
Kitchen British Standard Cupboards
Photography Claire Williams Photography

#design





R
R
I was manning my stall at the Kirstenbosch Craft and Food Market recently, when a lady walked in and gasped, "I'd love to see your home. It must be so beautiful!". Well, flattered as I was by her lovely compliment of my work, I had a little silent giggle. You see, at that time, it had been about three weeks since I last saw our kitchen countertop.

The second reason why I had a little giggle in my market stall that day, was because I know very well that my own art doesn't feature much in our home (apart from the piles on the kitchen counter... and that stash on the dining room table... and the back-up stock hidden behind the couch...).

I thought it would be interesting to share what art we do have in our home - go read my latest blog post!

Apart from lots of sentimental pieces and thrift store purchases, here are some fantastic artist that feature in our home: Janette Anderson; Wonki Ware, Jurgens Walt; Sheelagh Bates; Caribbean artists, Leo Brown and Don Dahlke.

Combat the winter blues by adding some bright tableware to your table. We have an extensive selection of decorative and hand-crafted pieces in a full rainbow of colours including the brand new and EXCLUSIVE Wonki Ware Cherry Blossom collection.

www.divertimenti.co.uk/collections/wonki-ware
Trying out some options for signage. Loving the “interim” sign added to the entrance after a quick visit to Wonki Ware morning….

Di Marshall Pottery: South African Dinnerware and Table Accessories now sold in the USA I live in a small town called George along the Garden Route in South Africa.

I started a small studio in the town centre about 10 years ago purely to keep myself occupied while my children where at school. We lived on a farm at the time and had to travel quite a distance everyday so I thought it would be good idea to work in my pottery studio in the morning, collect my children and go back to the farm in the afternoon. I happily started working and slowly attracted the att

08/10/2022

We love Wonki Ware at Blink in Seapoint Cape Town 😍

Photos from Wonki Ware's post 24/09/2022

We are launching Di Marshall’s Original Artwork- there will only be 10 prints of each artwork, and one-offs of her original sculptures. We will be adding this collection to our online store soon, so keep an eye out!!

24/09/2022

These are the first prints of our original Di Marshall Art gift cards - available at our shop in George, and soon online!

23/09/2022

We enjoyed meeting up with a fellow South African at Maison de Objet in Paris - Kelly Sayer from Coricraft and Lindsey Dickson and Di Marshall from Wonki Ware

Pollo Alla Cacciatora 14/09/2022

Pollo Alla Cacciatora

Pollo Alla Cacciatora This is an old favourite - chicken cooked "the hunter's way" - which grants a certain amount of culinary licence, although Italians might not agree. My version is traditional enough, only speeded up and simplified. The unexpected deviation lies in the addition of a can of cannellini beans, which, in...

30/08/2022

Yesterday we were privileged to be visited by the Minister of Finance and Economic Opportunities, Mireille Wenger, Western Cape Premier Alan Winde, and the Mayor of George, Leon van Wyk, as they and other delegates kicked off Tourism Month in George, on the Garden Route.

The premier enjoyed painting a mug and decorating a mosaic tile after a walk through the Wonki Ware
Factory and learning all about our production processes.

Wonki Ware Jerusalema Dance 23/08/2022

Wonki Ware Jerusalema Dance

Throw-back to an iconic time when we decided we wouldn’t let a pandemic dampen our spirits, our unity, or our sense of Ubuntu!


https://youtu.be/xmlpVb5v89w

Wonki Ware Jerusalema Dance Wonki Ware decided to join in on the Jerusalema Dance Challenge, bringing it back home with a truly South African vibe. ...

11/08/2022

Thank you to everyone for the well wishes today on the passing of Artwell, he would have been delighted!
We enjoyed the privilege of a 25 year destiny together - our love of clay and creating beautiful dinnerware became our passion and our focus.

I remember him and I working late into the nights in the beginning to get our orders out - there is something very special about a pottery studio at night with the kilns burning and the clay absorbing all our energy, bringing rhythm and silence into the studio.

I am extremely grateful for having shared this experience with such a special human being. ❤️

- Di Marshall

Photos from Wonki Ware's post 11/08/2022

The Wonki Ware family would like to pay tribute to our most valued employee, Lulamile Artwell Mthonjeni, who passed away last night after a period of illness.
Artwell was the first potter to start the Wonki Ware journey together with Di Marshall over 20 years ago and his skill and finesse as a potter, sculptor and artist has been an invaluable contribution to the Wonki Ware brand. His jokes, laughs and smiles will be dearly missed in our studio, and our thoughts and prayers go out to his family during this time.

01/07/2022

Protea vase… inspired by my cousin’s beautiful protea farm 🇿🇦

14/04/2022

We wish you all a beautiful Easter weekend. 🐣

If you are in George this weekend pop into our shop on Saturday or Monday.

14/02/2022
08/02/2022
03/02/2022
31/01/2022

Anyone for dark chocolate?

25/01/2022
20/01/2022

Wonki Ware smarties box.

18/01/2022

All things bright and beautiful. ✨

25/12/2021
24/12/2021

Photos from Wonki Ware's post 09/12/2021

Good kiln firing = happy potter 😅

02/12/2021

My teacher always said there must be an experiment in every kiln …. What a delight ! - Di Marshall

01/12/2021

Delicious Wonki Ware.

25/11/2021

It’s all in the details. ✨

22/11/2021

Who doesn’t love chocolate ~ from Wonki Ware ❤️

19/11/2021

Oh yummy Wonki Ware. 😍

16/11/2021

Hot out the kiln. 🔥

Watch this space for the development of this new range. ✨

Photos from Wonki Ware's post 12/11/2021

Create your own unique mosaic art with us at our shop on York Street in George. 🌿

Available online soon.

08/11/2021

Perfect for our summer picnics. ☀️

Available in store and online. 🌿

03/11/2021

Our white colour way is perfect for every occasion. ✨

Which colour is your favourite?

Photos from Wonki Ware's post 29/10/2021

New , clay charms and clay mosaic.

Available at Wonki Ware in George and soon in our online store. ☀️

19/10/2021

Di Interview with Cape Talk

Wonki Ware was recently nominated by a Standard Bank business investment initiative as one of the TOP 10 contestants for the award - here is an interview with Di Marshall, founder of Wonki Ware, with Cape Talk on Friday

Di Interview with Cape Talk Listen to Di Interview with Cape Talk by Lindsey Dickson on

10/10/2021

A lovely morning picking flowers in Anobe and Fred’s beautiful wilderness garden 🌸

24/09/2021

Factory shop open today 8:30-14:00 🥳

Photos from Wonki Ware's post 18/07/2021

Enter now!!

29/06/2021

"Quality is not an act , it is a habit "
Aristotle

Photos from Wonki Ware's post 15/06/2021

We've got new dinner sets up on our site, check them out at www.wonkiware.com 🤗

31/05/2021

Earth toned coffee cups for winter days

06/05/2021

Can never have too many accessories 🍋

03/05/2021

"Where the spirit does not work with the hand , there is no art "

Videos (show all)

Protea vase… inspired by my cousin’s beautiful protea farm 🇿🇦 #wonkiware
#merrychristmas
Reflect your personal and unique style!
All in a day's work.

Telephone

Address


42 York Street
George
6529

Opening Hours

Monday 08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday 08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 17:00
Thursday 08:30 - 17:00
Friday 08:30 - 17:00
Saturday 08:30 - 14:00

Other George shops (show all)
Garden Route Mall Garden Route Mall
Confluence N2 Highway & Knysna Road
George, 6530

Your One Stop Shop!

Farm Made Farm Made
C/o York Street & Laing Street, @Simon's (in Store)
George, 6529

We are a small business supporting farmers and small business entrepreneurs. We sell products that a

Boeremeisie decor Boeremeisie decor
George

Ons ontwerp top kwaliteit linne en binne versierings items. Alles word self vervaardig en ontwerp. O

Anchorage Enterprises Anchorage Enterprises
Unit 28 Harry Mann Square, 112 York Street
George, 6530

Suppliers of tactical gear - ideal for Airsoft and Paintball. Good for hiking and other outdoor act

Carpe Diem Christmas Market Carpe Diem Christmas Market
1 Lang Street
George

Carpe Diem School accommodates learners with various disabilities. The yearly Christmas Market is a

Pick n Pay Pacaltsdorp Pick n Pay Pacaltsdorp
6 Beach Rd, Pacaltsdorp, 6529, South Africa
George, 6529

Westcoast SNOEK & Seafood Westcoast SNOEK & Seafood
George, Western Cape, South Africa
George, 6529

Suppliers of the best Westcoast seafood like fresh snoek, hake, snoek roe (kuite), snoek heads, salt

YATAB Appliance HOME YATAB Appliance HOME
10a Nywerheid St
George, 6529

Appliances and Electronical Warehouse

Something Special Something Special
57 York Street George, Western Cape
George, 6529

Something Special offers a wide variety of Party Décor, Novelties and Costume Hire to suit Any Even

Beares Beares
98 York Street
George, 6529

Beares George in George is a leading retailer of exclusive household furniture and leading brand electrical appliance and audio visual products.

Outeniqua Kwekery/Nursery Outeniqua Kwekery/Nursery
R102, Gwaing
George, 6530

Come see our variety of plants, ready to transplant to beautify your garden or to start your own veg

Simi's Goodz Simi's Goodz
Palgrave Street
George, 6529

Welcome to my page!! SHOP TILL YOU DROP!! *Handmade jewelry *Gamble Candle(gift inside) *Healthy cof