Kate Collins is a self-taught painter based in Stockport. Her work has span across different mediums from Oil, Egg Tempera paintings to hand painted bone china ceramics which is now her main medium. Her style can be described as Naïve and has been inspired by antique china such as Wedgwood’s Fairyland Lustre.
Each piece Kate creates is unique due to the hand painting technique used, it is free slowing and build-up of different layers of colour and lustre. Each piece is created over serval stages and might take up to five firing’s before being completed.