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Yria Ceramic Studio

| Kostos, Greece
+30 2284 029007
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Worth the short drive

Beautiful ceramics and marble sculptures as well as marble tables. We visit every trip to Paros... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Yankee in the South
Unusual and beautiful ceramics to be used in any setting.

For 40 years, Stelios Ghikas and his family have been producing fine ceramics that fit with any... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
Marion T
Newburyport, Massachusetts
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| Kostos, Greece
+30 2284 029007
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Beautiful ceramics and marble sculptures as well as marble tables. We visit every trip to Paros. They can ship anywhere and their dishes are beautiful. You can see the whole operation of firing and decorating the pottery depending on their work schedule.

Thank divezuzu
Reviewed 12 September 2017

For 40 years, Stelios Ghikas and his family have been producing fine ceramics that fit with any kind of home. Their shapes and motifs often echo more ancient sources (such as the classical laurel wreath or the Byzantine angels) but their colors and distinctive designs...More

Thank Marion T
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The workshop Yria Pottery is a unique experience for visitors who will appreciate both good quality pottery and a touch of the gallery that sells timeless objets d'art. The owner Stelios Gikas, one the few genuine artists and connoisseurs of pottery on the island, is...More

Thank Anna F
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Yria pottery can be seen in shops in Paroikia and Naoussa but it's wonderful to visit the studio to see where it's made and to meet Stelios and the other artists who design and make the pieces. We bought several pieces and would have bought...More

Thank BunnyRoo
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We come to Paros for more than ten years. I'm an addict to Yria ceramics. Every year I get one or two or three pieces of ceramics there. All year round I serve food on these wonderful plates. They make me happy. Can't wait to...More

1  Thank Manfred W
Reviewed 30 April 2016

If you're looking for a souvenir that is locally made and of exceptional quality, this is a great place. There are shops which feature the artist's work around the island, but this is the studio and home. You can visit and see what is in...More

1  Thank alibarbaraMilwaukee
Reviewed 24 October 2015

Exclusive ceramic creations of high aesthetic value: items of home decoration, kitchen ware - and more.

Thank ericavasila
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Very nice shop for decoration & art articles. Location is impressive. Design and craftsmanship are excellent .

Thank BrunoVD
Reviewed 14 October 2015

A brilliant place to visit - the ceramics are fabulous and we really enjoyed looking round and seeing such lovely work. The owner was very friendly and very pleased that we had taken the time to visit. He had several lovely cats and kittens and...More

Thank pinkotter
Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

Please don't misunderstand the Yria ceramic shop you find in downtown Paros with this place. The shop in Paros has beautiful pieces but the place I am talking about is in Kostos up on the hill, 15 minutes from Naoussa. Are you looking for true...More

Thank Danny8B
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