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The websites listed below are in English unless otherwise stated. Click on the little "+" sign to see the Categories (subjects) for that entry.
Virvee Deco  (Joelle Folliard. Saint-Romain-la-Virvee, France)
Colourful galleries display a range of styles.    In French.
Added Apr 2010  - Last review 9 Jun 2015
VISTA ALEGRE  (Ilhavo, Portugal)
Vista Alegre rates among the world's largest tableware manufacturers but also produces handcrafted special editions, commemoratives and collectors' pieces, some with techniques such as acid-etching and 'gold incrustation'. They also offer wedding lists; personalised wares; a replacement service; a limited-edition magazine and collectors' club; and a Factory store with discontinued lines and seconds. The latter also feature in July holiday sales.
Browse online for company details, distributor lists, and tips on product care and table protocol; or visit in person for guided tours of the complex, porcelain factory, manual painting workshop and museum. The museum documents factory history and displays a comprehensive ceramic and glass collection.    In English, Portuguese & Spanish.
Added Jul 2006
Vitorino Porcelana  (Carlos Vitorino. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
An artist, teacher and former "pintor especial" at the Vista Alegre manufactory, Portugal. View selected paintings and murals, or inquire about custom decals and white porcelain.    In Portuguese.
Added Jun 2005
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art  (Hartford, Connecticut, United States)
'America's oldest public art museum' includes a European Decorative Arts collection of about 7,000 objects. The large ceramics section includes Chinese wares; Italian maiolica; Berlin art nouveau porcelain; and English, Meissen, Vincennes and Sèvres porcelain. There is also a room of veilleuses (nightlight teapots), plus the Koopman Collection of Dutch Delft.
Browse the small slideshow, or inquire about guided tours.   
Added Jun 2006
WAGNER  (Wagner Arte frumoase si povesti. Bucharest, Romania)
Wagner Porcelain & Jewellery is the official name of this family business outside Romania. Their studio produces hand-painted tableware, jewelry and furniture with porcelain inlays. They also accept commissions, make limited editions (with decals) and hold some painting classes.
The showroom displays Ana Wagner's artworks, some of which (such as fantasy landscapes or vegetation) are then applied to porcelain; Villeroy & Boch whiteware may be used. Collaborating artists sometimes also display in the showroom.    In English & Romanian.
Added Jul 2015  - Last review 21 Apr 2016
Wagner & Apel GmbH  (Lippelsdorf, Germany)
This small family company, associated with the Wagner family since 1883, produces hand-made and -painted wares ranging from gift items to modern vessels, and especially figurines of animals and children based on drawings by Hilla Peyk.
The old workshops and porcelain manufactory, refitted and restored, now house a museum. Visit for free, take a guided tour or buy at the factory shop.    In German.
Added Jun 2014
Walker Ceramics  (Croydon, Victoria, Australia)
Pottery supplies; inquire about lustres and Tetlow electric kilns.   
Added Mar 2001  - Last review 2 Apr 2012  (Gregory Conley. Riverside, California, United States)
Resources, articles, links, etc. for watercolor artists, including useful information about brushes and colour.   
Added Oct 2004  - Last review 14 Mar 2008
watercolors  (Bruce MacEvoy. Sebastopol, California, United States)
This comprehensive site covers information about brushes, colour, drawing and other useful topics. Follow the artist's development in his journal, in everything from reviewing books to making personal colour wheels.   
Added Apr 2006  - Last review 4 Dec 2014
Waterford Wedgwood  (Australia)
Read about this group that comprises names such as Waterford Crystal, Wedgwood, Coalport, Johnson Brothers and Spode. View their products and care instructions online; check for stockists (Australia and New Zealand); or view the Collectors' page.   
Added Aug 2004  - Last review 20 Jan 2008

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Compiled by porcelain artist R. Janette Graham (Janri)
A selected listing of china painters' personal and business sites; associations and museums; some brush, kiln and paint manufacturers; fine china and potteries; plus magazines, schools and suppliers from around the world.
Updated 28 May 2017.

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