John Maltby, sculptor, potter and ceramic artist. Born 1936 Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire.
In 1964 John set up Stoneshill Pottery near Crediton in Devon and he remained working there until the end of his life.
John Maltby is known for his ceramic sculptures and figurines, as well as assemblage automata inspired by the English landscape and seascapes. He is collected widely and in private and public collections across the UK.