Covid 19 - The maximum number we can currently host is 6 persons- this must include spectators, and the clay tutor on clay parties.
We host a variety of different Painting & Clay Parties for Adults & children alike.
Great for Birthdays & Special Occassions, Hens & Baby Showers, Corporate Events & Team Building Days
We have childrens party invitations, feel free to download these from the bottom of the page.
Painting Party Package A...
PAINTING PARTY PACKAGE B...
CLAY PARTY PACKAGE A...
CLAY PARTY PACKAGE B...
Making a WILD THING Pot
A very popular party for both Adults & Children
£95 Up to 5 persons
£175 Up to 10 persons
Maximum 10 persons, Children must be aged 7 years or older to attend this party.
Sharon begins by showing everyone how to make a pot in clay. You then personalise it & make it your own using more clay
We have loads of examples & pots that can copied in the studio. There is plenty of help & support by our friendly team, whilst you personalise your creations.
You can turn your pot into a cup with attitude or even make it a pot with a lid.
Once you have made your creation, you spend time glazing it with special glazes that can be applied to wet clay.
Collection is 3-4 weeks later.
2 hour Duration
CLAY PARTY PACKAGE C...
CLAY PARTY PACKAGE D...
Everyone is shown how to assemble, texture & join clay to make some fabulous creations.
Plates, Lidded pots, vases, Bird houses, Pet dishes are popular makes...but anything goes.
Once set up, we take 2 guests at a time to experience making a pot on the potters wheel.
You will make a pot on the wheel with assistance before having some time to have a go by youself. You then re-join the group and continue your handmade creation.
Your creations will be simply glazed by sharon, ready for collection 3-4 weeks later. If you wish to paint your items yourself, it is £5 per person - Add an additional hour to your party time.
We don't recommend our parties for children under 6 years.
We have a minimum number or 10 and a maximum number of 18 guests per party, unless otherwise stated. Smaller groups are welcome and pay the usual session fees.
On the day...
We set the tables for your arrival with the equipment needed for your party. Balloon & Banners are put up if appropriate.
Your space will be available 15 minutes before the start of your party. We recommend that the host arrives 10-15 minutes before the party time, so they can welcome guests as they arrive.
Once all your guests have arrived, we explain how the party works and the fun begins.
We ask that no more than two adult spectors remain with the party group, due to limited space within the studio.
We dont provide Party food sorry, Free Jugs of juice (childrens parties), Hot drinks & Biscuits (adult Parties) will be available during your party.
You may bring a party cake with you - add 20 minutes to your party time. Candles are permitted but unfortunatley any kind of sparklers are not permitted sorry
To book a party...
Either ring or call into the studio. Or you may wish to complete the form below.
We need an approximate number of guests, and a £30 deposit secures the booking.
1 week before your party...
Confirm numbers & pay your balanace the week before your party. Your party WILL BE CANCELLED if the balance is not paid before your party.
Some of our Parties have a set price which covers up to 10 guests. This is the price you pay for these parties for any number of quests between 1-10. Additional guests are charged individually, the cost of additional guests is dependant upon your chosen package.
After the party...
Your pots are left with us for firing and are collected at a later date. Each pot will be named & individually wrapped.
Feel free to print our Party Invites for your Guests
OPENING HOURS - BY APPOINTMENT DURING THIS TIME
DUE TO BEING IN LOCKDOWN, WE ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED SORRY- GIFT VOUCHERS CAN STILL BE ORDERED ON LINE
* We may not be in the studio if no one is booked in
The Crafty Potter
Heskin Hall Shopping Village
Heskin Hall Estate
077 3239 3040
Due to very limited space
All handmade & painted pots are only kept in the studio for 4 weeks.
Uncollected pots will be thrown away.
Please let us know if you are unable to collect your pot & need us to keep it a little longer for you
If we are not in the studio, dont worry, Simply take your ticket number to the desk "under the stairs" nr the potter, and the staff will kindly get your pots for you.