The Painted Pot
188 High Street
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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On evenings, 6pm to 8pm our studio opens it's doors to budding potters. Whether you are an experienced potter who needs space and equipment to work on their own projects or a beginner who is keen to experiment with clay, everyone is welcome.
Clay Open studio gives access to the studio and is not a taught lesson, however we will be on hand should you need any suggestions on how best to proceed with your project.
We will be decked out with all the materials you need to make great pots, all your work will also be fired in our kiln.
You will be provided with 1kg of clay, you will then spend the session making what you like.
Contact us with your dates and we can then reserve your spot.
Try out throwing pottery on a wheel with no instructor. Staff will set you up with the clay then it's all up to you! You will have 1 hour on the pottery wheel and up to 1/2 kg of clay.
Cost is £17 per person and last for an hour.
Did you make an amazing piece on the wheel? Then you have the option of having them fired in our kiln for £6
Extra clay can be purchased at £5 per 1/2 kg
Booking is essential to allow staff to have the wheel and clay ready for your arrival.
If you prefer a more structred lesson then you can sculpt a one of a kind hand made pottery out of clay…beautiful and functional! Step by step instruction, so no experience is necessary.
Booking is essential.
Return after two weeks to glaze your piece. Then it goes into the kiln again (£6 additional charge for second glazing) These classes are designed for adults and children 13 years and up.
BYO allowed or drinks can be purchased in our cafe.