We are located at:

The Painted Pot

188 High Street




Contact us today!

If you have any queries or to make a booking, please contact us:


TEL: 0208 364 9988


MOB: 07944 126062





Our Opening Hours


Monday to Friday

10am to 8pm


Saturday & Sunday

10am to 8pm


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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Birthday Parties.........

Hold your next party at The Painted Pot, whether it's for kids or for the child within, all ages delight in partying and creating!

We specialise in parties for all ages, from tots to grannies, with special birthdays, bridal/ hen parties, baby showers and more.  We provide the space, materials and help to ensure everything runs smoothly.

Minimum number for party bookings is 8 and the maximum number is 42.  We give you the option where we close the studio to the public free of charge for private parties for a minimum of 36 painters. However, please note that you will need to guarantee a minimum of 36 children as this will be the number you will be charged for, even if less children attend on the day.

Evening parties can also be arranged on request as well as Party To Go Kits.

We can even provide the catering and supply party bags filled with goodies.

We provide great parties to choose from. Build a Bear parties have their own party packages, please scroll down to view. 


 £15 per child, with the exception of Pearl Clay which is £17.50 per child.

Our parties include the following:


  • Party invitations - Free to download
  • Separate party table
  • Squash juice
  • Complete instruction and supervision
  • Unlimited use of paints, brushes, materials and equipment
  • Memento personalised handprint title for birthday child - please note this applies to ceramic painting parties only
  • All preparation and tidying up
  • Party runs for 1.5 hours



£19.50 per child, with the exception of Pearl Clay which is £22.50 per child.

In addition to all of the above we supply the catering to make it stress free as possible for you!

Catering includes the following:


  • Assortment of sandwich platters with various fillings
  • Fresh fruit / Vegetables
  • Crisps
  • Drinks
  • Chocolates / sweets for a treat at the end of the party
  • Party lasts for 2 hours





£28 per child excluding catering, 2 hour duration

£34 per child including catering, 2.15 hour duration



£32 per child excluding catering, 2 hour duration

£38 per child including catering, 2.15 hour duration




We are pleased to offer a discount of 10% off all party bookings made Monday to Friday during term times only (excludes school holiday periods, inset days and bank holidays)



Signature plate, for all the guests to sign for a great keepsake - £13

Party bag filled with goodies - £3.50 per bag



We are pleased to offer free private studio hire for parties after hours, where the studio will be closed to the public for your party.   

Morning slot between 8am and 10am 

Evening slot between 6:30pm and 8:30pm

Party Activities:

Pottery Painting Party

Choose from a great range of pottery from animals, mugs and more to paint and we will provide everything needed to have a fantastic party.

You will have a dedicated party host and a complimentary tile handprint for the birthday boy or girl!

You have the choice of painting with acrylic paint, glitter, seqins & gems and taking the items home with you on the day or have each item glazed and fired ready for collection in 10 days.

Foam Clay Party

Children love to do foam clay craft activity together! 

Foam clay is light and soft, does not stick to your hands and has a fun and amazing 3D effect.  In vibrant and vivid colours it sticks to any unglazed pottery with no mess or staining. The items are air dry.

There is a huge selection of exciting, vibrant, wonderful playthings and fun gifts projects you can create with it, the possibilities are endless!

Items can be taken home on day.

Pearl Clay Party 


Children can choose an item to decorate from our vast collection with our self hardening pearlescent pearl clay.  The effects of the pearls is stunning!

The party choice is alot of fun for everyone to enjoy!

Items can be taken home on the day.

T-Shirt or Bag Design Party


Design your own T-Shirt or Bag using our amazing screen stencils.  The party includes all artwork preparation, choice of stencil motif designs, all the way to screen printing your very own T-Shirt or Bag.

The party choice is alot of fun for everyone to enjoy!

Items can be taken home on the day.

Mosaic Party


Paint an item from our wide selection available with acrylic paint and then decorate using our pre cut bright mosaic tiles.  Each child will go home with their own unique creation.  Creative and lots of fun

Decopatch Party


Decopatch parties are a lot of fun!  Decopatch papers are beautifully patterned sheets of tissue paper to decorate objects.  You can tear them into pieces, cut out the patterns, or even leave them whole! Our party packs contain everything your child needs to get messy! 

Canvas Painting Party

This party package is ideal for little artists who love to make their own special canvas.

What better place to get crazy with paints than at The Painted Pot!

Children are given suggested designs, stamps and stencils and are guided through should they need help with ideas.  Children can turn blank canvasses into beautiful masterpieces!  It's perfect for taking home to be proudly displayed on their wall.

Build a Bear Parties

We offer build a bear party packages where you can create your own cute bear! Each child will get to go home with their own teddy.


Large bear £17.99 per child

  • Cuddly bear

  • Fluffy stuffing

  • Teddy T-shirt

  • Birth certificate

  • Juice box for each child 

  • All preparation and tidying up

  • Parties last for 1.5 hours


Large bear £22.99 per child

In addition to all of the above 

  • Assortment of various sandwich platters with various fillings

  • Fresh Fruit / Vegetables

  • Crisps

  • Drinks

  • Chocolates/ Sweets for a treat at the end of the party 

  • Party lasts for 2 hours

The special teddies can then be taken home on the same day.

Adult/Hen Party/Baby Shower

For the bride, groom or parents to be who are seeking a creative alternative to a traditional celebration.  We can organise a fun and exciting party event where everyone can paint ceramics or decopatching.  Whether it’s a hen party, corporate event or any other occasion we can organise that event for you.  We can even hold evening parties on request.

We can provide food if required, feel free to bring along your own bubbles or wine. 

PARTY PACKAGE £ 22 per painter

  • One item of ceramic for each painter
  • Unlimited use of paints, brushes and stamps
  • Hot drink or juice for each painter
  • Parties last for 2 hours


In addition to all of the above 

  • We provide the catering which includes sandwich platters and hot drink or juice for each painter 
  • Party lasts for 2.5 hours
Party Invitations
Click to Download your Party Invitations
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£50 non refundable deposit is required at the time of booking your reservation.  The deposit will be taken off your final bill on the day of the party, it is not an additional cost. 

Evening parties can be arranged on request.


Please make us aware of any dietary requirements well in advance