Paint & Create is a Pottery Painting & Craft Studio based at Apley Farm Shop, Norton. They offer a fun & inspiring environment to create your masterpiece. Come along & see what they have to offer – open to all ages & abilities, there’s something to suit everyone; pottery painting, card making, air dry clay, foam clay, various seasonal themed crafts & much, much more…
An average session of pottery painting last 1 – 2 hours, choose your bisque (blank, once-fired pottery) from a large range of items (cups, plates and party animals are the most popular items), paint at your leisure then leave at the studio to glaze and fire for collection at a later date.
Pottery Painting (from £4.50)
Our favourite activity at Paint & Create. With a large range of bisque to choose from, we are sure you will find something that will suit you. Create your masterpiece with the paints provided and if you want a little help along the way our team will gladly help out.
Pottery painting can be done by all ages and abilities. Don’t be afraid to have a go as this is a craft where anyone can get amazing results with a little help and guidance. Perfect for gifts and keepsakes. An average session of pottery painting lasts between 1 and 2 hours depending on the age of the painter; choose your bisque (blank, once-fired pottery) from a large range of items (cups, plates and party animals are the most popular items), paint at your leisure then leave with us to glaze and fire for collection at a later date (typically 10 – 14 days later). Prices from £4 for a tile, £9 for party animals, £9/£10 for a mug/plate up to £29 for other tableware. Please note that we do not charge a studio fee.
Events and Parties
Paint & Create is a creative and exciting location for all sorts of events and parties including hen nights, school trips and corporate events for up to 30 people. For children’s parties, we can team up with Scotty’s Donkeys, Pigg’s Playbarn and the Creamery cafe to provide you with the full party experience.
With a mixture of organised classes learning a new craft, and social evenings with wine, nibbles and painting; you’ll find something to suit you. Head to the events listing on our home page for a list of upcoming events.You taste & learn
Use foam clay to decorate your favourite bisque and create a unique and beautiful piece that you can take home right away. A modelling clay with little polystyrene balls creates a decorative covering unlike anything else.
Toddlers are welcome during any of our opening hours for a spot of pottery painting; we have a large selection of brushes, stamps and sponges perfect for little hands. We also offer a range of activities specifically for babies and toddlers including, Read & Create, Messy Play and Toddler Craft. Come and have fun with your little one and leave us to clear up the mess! Head to the events page for more information.