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Artist Amber Voorhies Profile (2024)

Art Rocks!



Genre: Art

Place Covered: Alexandria, Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2024-03-22

Duration: 00:09:25

Subjects: Ceramics | Painters | Arts | ARTISTS


  • Fox-Smith, James Host
  • Kendrick, Dorothy Producer
  • Voorhies, Amber Interviewee
  • Dauzat, Rachael Interviewee


This segment from the March 22, 2024, episode of the series “Art Rocks!” features Dorothy Kendrick’s profile of Amber Voorhies, a ceramicist and painter in Alexandria, Louisiana. She discusses: her love of ceramics; creating functional pieces that mimic patterns in nature; her process; teaching ceramics to students at the River Oaks Arts Center in Alexandria; her painting style; and her themes. This segment also includes an interview with Rachael Dauzat, the director of the River Oaks Arts Center.