You’ll likely recognise Keith Brymer Jones as the passionate lead judge on Channel 4 hit The Great Pottery Throwdown, but his journey to that much-loved role is as varied, colourful and unexpected as any creation cooked up in a kiln. 

A former ballet dancer, frontman for a nearly-famous band and viral hit singer via his hilarious YouTube tribute to Adele, Jones leaves no stone – or pot – unturned while detailing his unbelievable life story so far in his new memoir, Boy In a China Shop

Hear first-hand how he became one of the most acclaimed ceramicists working today – and a popular TV personality – during this in-conversation event.

About The Author

Shot of Keith Brymer Jones sitting on a stool, surrounded by pottery

Keith Brymer Jones

Keith Brymer Jonesis the celebrated judge of Channel 4’sThe Great Pottery Throw Down, which has an audience of over two million viewers. His first memoir is published to coincide with the next series which begins airing in the new year. He has amassed over 70,000 followers across Instagram and Twitter, winning them over with his emotional response to pottery and art. There are fans of his hand-thrown ceramics all over the globe.