Pottery



Pottery Painting

From painting babies hand/foot prints to adults enjoying a theraputic afternoon - pottery painting is for all ages & abillities at the Gallery.

£4 per painter + cost of pottery (individually priced items) You can choose as little or as much as you would like

We unfortunately do not have a price list, due to our ceramics changing with the seasons - but we always have a great variety from as little as £3 each. On the day you paint, it is subject to availability but we have a wide selection to choose from. 

Your booking is for 1 hour and half (at busy times) – call to book for available time slots

You do not need to worry if you've not painted pottery before. We can help and inspire you with examples and plenty of ideas to help you create your own work of art. First & foremost, we want you to have fun!

From mugs, plates, bowls, figurines and more - a wide variety of ceramics to choose from. Once we glaze & fire your item they will be useful and are dishwasher safe too! 

Drinks & Snacks: Serving Coffee, Tea, Hot Chocolate, Milkshakes and more with an added selection of snacks & sweet treats to enjoy.

Animals in the garden: You are welcome to visit our ever-growing family in the garden. Say hello to them after you have finished your pottery painting

 

Bring you friends to the Gallery

Come inside, relax with a coffee and enjoy an afternoon of pottery painting!

Get those creative juices flowing and paint your own design on ceramics 

Learn a little about the pottery process as you walk through our workshop, see where we glaze & fire the pottery and get an understanding of how we turn your work of art into a useful mug or a decorative figurine.

Our aim is always putting the needs of our customers first, we wish for everyone who comes to our gallery to have a great time and leaves with pottery they'll treasure.

 

Group Bookings

Groups of 6 people or more will require a deposit to confirm your table

To book, please contact via telephone 

The Gallery's furry friends

After you have finished painting, pop outside to the Gallery garden and visit our ever growing family of furry friends - we have chickens, ducks & bunny rabbits. 

As of 2020, we welcomed Lucy the Dog to our family - our beloved rescue who visits the Gallery and would love to say hello to you! Find out more about her story when you visit us. 

The Gallery Garden - on a nice day, enjoy pottery painting outside in our garden. Say hello to our animals and enjoy painting under the shade of our cherry tree 

Pottery Painting from Home

Pottery Painting Kits 

Pottery painting kits to take home are available.

Collect a kit from us and host your own pottery painting from home or a venue of your own choice.

Your kit will include brushes, paints etc. for you to enjoy pottery painting away from shop. Bring back your kit and completed ceramics when you’re finished for the glazing/firing process

£4 per painter plus the cost of the ceramics

For more information, speak to a member of staff

We're here to help you - Glazing/Firing your items

Our studio assistants are always happy to lend a hand. We will help paint your babies hands and feet should you wish, and of course give our advise if you need any help.

We then glaze & fire your items in our kilns.

Please do check with a member of staff as to when to collect your items

Collection approx. 2 full weeks (Wednesday Collection) please check with a member of staff before you go!
 
If your pottery needs to be ready for a specific date, please allow plenty of time for us to get your pottery glazed/fired to save disappointment. 
 
Thank you for your understanding

Pottery Collection 

Please bring on collection; your receipt, photo(s) of your items and/or descriptions of the design.

This all aids us in finding the correct pottery.

Note: A friend can collect on your behalf if needed with the above  

We will keep your lovely ceramics in the shop for 3 months. After this time we will have to make space for other pieces
Any problems, please call us - 01784 430516