‘this way up’ at perton library

‘This Way Up’ is a wellbeing project by Creative Health CIC for people living in Wolverhampton and Staffordshire. The project is tailored to different community groups, including asylum seekers, refugees, migrants, people with dementia and the general public. The project gives the participants chance to take part in weekly art and craft sessions. The aim is to give … Continue reading

BCB artist in training programme – world in one city

The ‘Artist In Training Programme’ with The British Ceramics Biennial and Arts Connect begins. The programme will run up to the BCB festival and will facilitate artist Tasmin Williams and myself to work alongside local communities and in educational settings. This will be alongside producing our own work in the BCB studio. Our first two meetings … Continue reading

‘this way up’ professional development programme

‘This Way Up’ is a wellbeing project by Creative Health CIC for people living in Wolverhampton and Staffordshire. The project is tailored to different community groups, including asylum seekers, refugees, migrants, people with dementia and the general public. The project gives the participants chance to take part in weekly art and craft sessions. The aim … Continue reading

lost gardens

Jo Ayre, The Clay Comrades and I took part in something incredible in September! Our clay garden, which was a part of ‘The Lost Gardens of Stoke-on-Trent’ was a true team effort. The components were created in the months running up to the event, with friends, fellow artists, family and the public helping to build our crazy … Continue reading

appetite workshops

My ‘Play with Clay’ and ‘Origami’ workshops in summer 2015 with Appetite Stoke were a fantastic opportunity to lead drop-in art sessions with the general public. The workshops were really popular and the results were lovely!

i see magical creatures

I recently took part in a community project with artists Emily Andrews and Siobhan Mcaleer. “I See Magical Creatures is a visual tale. Join us as we invite you, dear world, to spot the magical creatures that dwell amongst us. Found in the most likely and unlikely places, these magical creatures are spreading glittery magic … Continue reading

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

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.