On a 200 acre farm in central New York State I am building a house, a business, a family, a life. My vision for all of these extends beyond my capabilities and lifespan. It is a vision of elegance, simplicity and utility. My pots are reflections of this vision and embody the qualities of the life I seek. They are exuberant and quiet, expansive and constrained.


Normandy Alden has a studio in upstate NY where she makes her elegant porcelain tableware and vessels. She lives on a family-run organic, grass-fed beef and pork operation known as Cairncrest Farm. Much of her work in inspired by the rural landscape where she lives. She is a recent MFA graduate from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. Read More.


Hilltown 6 Pottery Tour
July 28th and 29th, 2018
Western Massachusetts – back roads, summer time, great pots.

I am pleased to be a guest of Eric Smith!
For more information and to see who else will be showing: http://hilltown6.com/Index.html

In Good Company, Red Lodge Clay Center, MT
Gallery Reception: Friday, February 1, 2019 from 5-7 pm MT
Exhibition Posted Online: Monday, February 4, 2019 by 10 am MT

See the exhibition website for more details.

Together with Posey Bacopoulos, Chandra DeBuse, Elisa Di Feo and Gail Kendall, I will be showing new work in conjunction with a residency at Red Lodge Clay Center the month of February, 2019. I am looking forward to spending time with these women-potters in a wintery Montana.

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Contact:    Normandy Alden   170 Talbot Rd   West Winfield, NY 13491    |    normandyalden@yahoo.com   |    215-595-7058  |  @normandyalden