Natalie Thomas is a studio potter and ceramics instructor in the Kansas City area. She studied under the master potter, Judy Thompson, where she found clay to be her material of expression. Natalie has shown her work in many local juried art fairs and galleries. In 2011, she became one of the owners of The Potter’s Obsession located in Kansas City, MO. In her current work, Natalie has creatively incorporated naturally sanded driftwood found while walking the beaches of Washington State into her teapots and bowls.