The Painted Pot
188 High St.
If you have any queries or wish to make an appointment, please contact us:
TEL: +44 (0)208 364 9988
MOB: +44 (0)7944 126062
Our Opening Hours
Monday to Sunday
Evenings by arrangement
Or use our contact form.
PLEASE NOTE: We reserve the right to close early if there are no painters in the studio
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You choose a Ceramic item to paint out of our large range of bisque. There is No studio fee for glazing and firing, We simply charge you the price of the item you choose to paint from our range of bisque. The choice is endless from Plates, Mugs, Bowls to Money Banks and Trinket Boxes, to Coasters and Plaques, Assorted Animals and much more. Prices range from £4 to £40. We can also order in items on request if you require something more specific.
People of all ages and abilities find themselves loving the pottery painting experience. You don't have to be a highly skilled artist to create something to be proud of.
Booking is not always required, you can just pop in. However, during busy times such as weekends and school holidays, or if you are a large group, we suggest contacting us to book.
Create your unique and personal design on your chosen ceramic item and then paint it with our wide range of brushes and washable non toxic paints. If you are stuck for ideas or unsure how to create certain effects, we are very happy to assist with creative ideas and techniques if required.
Once you completed your masterpiece we then glaze and fire it ready to be collected after 7 days. The glaze is food safe, which will turn your item into a glossy final finish, ready for use, to give as a present or proudly display.
As an alternative to our standard under glaze paints we also offer acrylic paints. When painting with acrylics your item can be ready within 30 minutes after you have finished painting. Acrylics provide vibrant colours.
Acrylic paints however, are not food / dishwasher safe, so they can only be used on decorative items such as piggy banks, trinket boxes and animals.
If you are looking for a special piece of pottery for a special occasion, such as a wedding, christening, anniversaries or anything else but don't want to paint it yourself, you could ask us to do it for you.
You can select from our vast range of items available and we will personalise with a message of your choice or if you have something in particular in mind provide us with as much detail as possiblem so we can translate your design as accurately as possible. We will charge you the standard cost of the piece plus artist costs which will depend on the complexity of the project.