Introductory Pottery Workshop:
clay-build PLUS potter's wheel taster experience

  • Choose a clay-build project from our display: coil, slab, emboss, sculpt etc. each member of your group will be guided through this project, step-by step. This piece can be decorated with our coloured glazes during the workshop. It will remain at the studio to be dried out slowly, dipped in clear glaze, then fired.  It will be ready for collection two weeks later.
  • Each group member will also receive one-to-one tuition on the potter's wheel and "throw" their very own pot, approx. 10-15 minutes each, guidance and assistance will be provided during the process.
  • £30pp
  • min. group size 2, max 6
  • min age 5yrs (Year 1 at school) when booking as a family
  • Saturdays 9.30am all year round, Sat 10am possible in the school holidays; Tues-Fri morning or afternoon term-time only - not during school holidays;
  • Advance Booking Essential, please see below for Terms & Conditions.
  • all booking requests subject to availability

can be booked as:

"Happy 9th Wedding Anniversary" celebration

"Creative Date" for you and your partner

Birthday Gift

Hen Party (small groups of 5-6 only)

Family Outing

The small print: dates and times subject to availability / dependent upon studio bookings.

Please contact Janet at Hands-on Art to book your Pottery Workshop

Potter's Wheel only Taster Experience
also available

Terms & Conditions
Potter's Wheel Taster Experience bookings should be paid for in full at point of purchase.  Payments can be made in person at the studio or by card over the phone, during our opening hours Tues-Sat 10am-5pm tel. 01753 206 265; or by Bank Transfer (details on request).  Payments are non-refundable.  Booking alterations are subject to availability and require 14 days notice.  Maximum 2 alterations allowed within 3 months of the original booking date.  In the unusual event of Hands-on Art Adventures cancelling an activity booking, an alternative date or full refund will be offered.  All groups are allocated a specific time period to accommodate other bookings, please ensure your group arrive and depart on time.  Your clay-build pots will be
ready for collection one week after your activity date.  We quality check every item when it comes out of the kiln, before we pack it ready for you to collect.  You are very welcome to unpack your pots in the Studio before taking them home.  Unfortunately we cannot be held responsible for any damage that occurs to pots once they have been taken from the Studio.