Amelia Stamps is an arts educator and nationally recognized studio potter in Lexington, KY. Growing up in a family of artists in the mountains of North Carolina, she is inspired by the area's strong craft heritage. Amelia exhibits her work in galleries and across the nation and maintains an active retail/wholesale show schedule. Her work has been published in periodicals such as Ceramics Monthly and books such as Cone 6 Glazes. Amelia has conducted workshops and residencies across the nation, including Red Lodge Clay Center in Montana and the Appalachian Center for Arts & Crafts in Smithville, TN. A DVD on her life and work will be released by Ceramic Arts Daily in May of 2017. Amelia currently teaches courses at Georgetown College and at KY Mudworks.