"Jack specializes in porcelain, making thrown and slab built functional forms ranging from exquisitely fine translucent vessels to large rugged wall pieces. Over the past thirty years of working as a potter he has exhibited internationally and is now featured in many important national collections including Potteries Museum in Stoke on Trent, Castle Museum in Nottingham and Princeshof Museum in Holland. In 2008 he was appointed as the first Lead Potter at the newly reopened Leach Pottery in St Ives where he has been responsible for establishing the new pottery studio, curating contemporary exhibitions in the gallery and designing, launching and overseeing production of the new range of Leach tableware. He is currently Chairman of Ceramic Arts London, and has been Director of both Ceramic Review magazine and Contemporary Ceramics for more than 13 years. He was elected as Chair of the Craft PottersrquoteAssociation between 1995 and 2000 and again between 2002 and 2008. "