Clarice Cliff

By Lynn Knight.

Abridged by Julian Wilkinson.

A biography of one the world's best known ceramicists.

Read by Holly Aird.

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By Lynn Knight.

Abridged by Julian Wilkinson.

A biography of one the world's best known ceramicists.

Read by Holly Aird.

The beginning of Clarice Cliff's extraordinary journey from the factory floor to the height of artistic fame.

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Clarice Cliff leaves the factory floor behind her when her talents as a designer are recognised.

At the same time a clandestine romance blossoms.

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In the same year that women were finally granted the vote, Clarice Cliff launched 'Bizarre', the chinaware that quickly made her a household name.

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Throughout the 1930s, the success of Clarice's brightly coloured chinaware continues to grow.

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The post war years see the decline in the passion for all things art deco, and so Clarice Cliff's popularity wanes.

Her long standing love affair with Colley Shorter takes an unexpected turn.