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Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter

| Home Farm, Eastnor, Ledbury HR8 1RD, England
+44 1531 633886
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Fun and laughter

We hadn’t booked, just rolled up on the offchance and were in luck to jump straight onto a potters... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
tripper4fun2016
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Utterly Brilliant!

From first contact when booking the two-day course to the final goodbyes at the end of day 2, it... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
John O
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Eastnor Pottery offers an exciting and innovative range of clay workshops for groups and individuals. These are designed to explore and develop creativity in participants all ages and abilities.The studio is located within the magnificent Herefordshire Country Estate of Eastnor Castle, surrounded by the Malvern Hills. If you are unable to visit the Pottery, The Flying Potter can deliver the Eastnor Pottery experience at a venue of your choice.
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| Home Farm, Eastnor, Ledbury HR8 1RD, England
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"hen party"
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"great fun"
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"brilliant weekend"
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"wedding anniversary"
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"all ages"
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"relaxed atmosphere"
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"birthday treat"
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"learning how"
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"tea and coffee"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We hadn’t booked, just rolled up on the offchance and were in luck to jump straight onto a potters wheel! Immy charmingly provided expert tuition with much encouragement and understated sense of humour. Everyone had a fantastic time, fun and laughter with added therapeutic cathartic...More

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Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Poor poor pets! ;) :D So pleased we were able to accommodate you all and we'll pass your lovely comments onto Immy - she's such a scream and I know she really enjoyed working with your group. Thanks for taking the time to write a...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

From first contact when booking the two-day course to the final goodbyes at the end of day 2, it would be hard to find a more friendly, efficient and happy business venture than this. Jon and Sarah are fabulous hosts and the setting is amazing....More

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Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aw, thanks John - glad you enjoyed your weekend with us. It was a super chilled one with lovely participants and the continued fab weather provided perfect picnic conditions at lunchtime. Thanks for taking the time to review us in such a positive manner and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking for something different to do with a gaming-mad teenage grandson I booked a pottery wheel taster session for both of us. It was an excellent experience throughout; from the friendly and efficient manner in which the booking was handled by Jo to the satisfying...More

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Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aw thanks John :) After you and your grandson had left, we all agreed you were brilliant customers and a delight to work with. I'll pass your lovely comments on to Jo and Aimee - they'll be made-up. Thanks once again for coming and we...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

Huge thanks to Jon and team at Eastnor Pottery who bravely took on 17 of us hockey girls on Saturday afternoon. We had a great time and the 3 hours flew by - we all got to have a go on the 8 potters wheels,...More

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Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Phew! that was a busy afternoon for sure Somerset but our 'bravery' was instantly rewarded by the energy, creativity and lovelyness of your group. I think we had just as much fun as you did and will look back at the event with fondness. Oh...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent Staff Great Facility / equipments Knowledgeable Great Day Out Great Location Very unique experience Thanks eastnor pottery!!!

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Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Pleasure! Thanks Raj and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Pottery at some point in the future :)

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Reviewed 25 May 2018

What a wonderful weekend we’ve just had with Jon and the team from Eastnor Pottery. Gorgeous setting, a friendly welcome, delicious lunches and great tuition/encouragement from Jon. Two of us from Norfolk joined four others who had varying levels of clay work experience. There was...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2018

I have just spent an amazing weekend being introduced to the art of potting. This was a totally new experience as a birthday present from my wife. A group of six people, from Herefordshire, London and East Anglia, joined together to learn from Jon the...More

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Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Thank you Wellow85 and I'm glad you had a lovely time using your birthday present - it was a brilliant weekend made even more delightful by the glorious sunshine....and a Royal Wedding too! Your pots are drying nicely in the kiln room ready to go...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

The most amazing weekend, relaxing environment that was incredibly therapeutic. Learning how to work with clay was explained in simple terms that even complete beginners ended up making some beautifully thrown pots. Lunch was lovely and healthy. Coffee overflowing for those who needed it. This...More

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Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Thanks for all your complements Jane and it was lovely to welcome you back to the Pottery for an extended spin on the wheel. We do hope you can take us up on our ten pounds an hour unsupervised deal reserved for veterans of our...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful afternoon making clay pots with Immy. It’s fantastic to be able to book in at short notice and walk away with a pot you’ve made - I don’t know of any other pottery places which offer short sessions like this at...More

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Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2018

Aww thanks Charlotte for your glowing review. We agree, both Immy and her colleague Aimee are great practitioners and valued staff members. We are so pleased you had such a lovely time and we'll make sure we pass on your compliments to Immy - she'll...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

This was a Christmas present from my husband and my grand daughters brought me a new apron for the event. I would recommend this to everyone jo was a brilliant tutor had time for everyone xx just waiting for my maste piece to come home...More

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Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Aw, thanks Debs and we loved your apron. :) Sounds like you enjoyed your Christmas present just as much as we did facilitating it.Hope to welcome you back to Pottery in the future if you are ever find yourself in the Shire.

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nickst52
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Hello nicks52 and thank you for your enquiry - sorry it's taken a while to respond. Clay is a fantastically universal material suitable for all ages and all abilities. We have worked with aspiring potters as young as 6... More
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