Wells Street Studio operates as a working studio for Hayley .a. West in design, production and education. It is a small home-based pottery and design studio based in Newtown, Sydney.

Wells Street Studio offers small focused workshops to adults, teenagers and children in both hand-building and wheel work.

If you would like to collaborate or speak about a commissioned project, or would like private tuition, please feel free to contact Hayley at wellsstreetstudio@gmail.com



Hayley is a maker, teacher and designer.

She has a BA Fine Arts from UNSW Art & Design and a BA Interior and Spatial design (first class honours) from UTS.

Hayley co-founded Smith and Carmody, a multidisciplinary design partnership working on Cornersmith, Brickfields, Mecca Espresso Roastery and Excelsior Jones, to name a few, before moving to full time teaching and ceramics.

Upon venturing into ceramics, Hayley has worked as a ceramic technician and tutor for both adults and children classes at Pine Street Creative Arts Center, (part of The CIty of Sydney) ceramics department. As well as Makerspace & Co for a year or so.

Currently Hayley teaches from Wells Street Studio and Pine Street Creative Arts Center teaching children, teenagers and adults.

Working with Children number: WWC0616068E