• ‘Shinkasuru’, Alice Thatcher 2012 ©

    I am an artist currently working with ceramics to express my ideas and concepts. I also works in a range of other media, including glass, paper, drawing and photography. My recent work derives its inspiration from my twin interests in origami and paper-craft. My porcelain paper clay work reflects, in a contemporary style, ideas of fragility and material transformation through the human hand.

look west

Some images of my work exhibited at the ‘Look West‘ exhibition at the Oriel Davies Gallery in Newtown, Wales. ‘Shinkasuru’, porcelain. Alice Thatcher 2013 ©


artsound collective showcase

Some images of my work exhibited at the ArtSound Collective Showcase. Fat Cat Cafe Bar Basement on the 3rd of December 2012. Images by Vicki Cartlidge. ‘Shinkasuru’, porcelain, mixed media. Alice Thatcher 2012 ©


lantern making

On the last 4 Mondays I have been lucky enough to help teach a lantern making workshop at the Fairfield centre in Buxton with B-Arts and High Peak Arts. Here are some images of the group’s lantern creations!

look west

look west

I have been lucky enough to be invited to take part in the ‘Look West’ exhibition at Oriel Davies gallery in Newtown, Wales. The exhibition celebrates new talent in contemporary crafts. It begins on the 17th of November and ends on the 23rd January 2013.


artsound collective showcase

” ‘ArtSound‘ is a collective of exciting, young artists from Stoke-on-Trent showcasing work from fashion and ceramics to textiles and photography, plus more… Come on down to Fat Cats Basement Bar in Hanley in Stoke-on-Trent on Monday 3rd December from 14:00 until late for the unmissable event! These individuals met at Newcastle-under-Lyme College and after … Continue reading


shinkasuru sale

I recently sold a third of my piece, ‘Shinkasuru’. Here is an image of the piece in it’s new home!


ceramic review

Buy the latest November/December issue of Ceramic Review magazine and you’ll find my work on page 45.


artists in residence

I am taking part in an exhibition at the Residence Restaurant and Bar in Nantwich. The private view is tonight, 24th October 2012, 6:30pm-8:30pm. The exhibition is open to the public 11:00am-7:00pm today and tomorrow.


facebook artist page

I have just set up a Facebook page with images of my work and links to my blog.


for one night only

Over the weekend I did some work for B-Arts, a local arts charity that develops creative projects for the community. I worked on the ‘For One Night Only’ project which consisted of three days of workshops for the local kids, including stop-frame animations and sculpture building. These workshops led to a final ‘pirate themed’ evening of … Continue reading


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