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Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter

Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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A fantastic experience

I was given an introduction to pottery for two as a Christmas present. It is something I've always... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Elaine M
via mobile
Excellent couple of hours family time

We visited Eastnor Pottery on our recent family holiday. Our friends had recommended it to us as... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MartnRach
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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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...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Home Farm, Eastnor, Ledbury HR8 1RD, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was given an introduction to pottery for two as a Christmas present. It is something I've always wanted to try and I wasn't dissapointed. It was very easy to book our place by email. On arrival we were offered a hot drink before being...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Elaine M
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for this Elaine :) and thank you for your kind comments on email. I've passed them onto Aimee who had the pleasure of working with you wheel-side. Your spotty pot will look amazing once it's emerged from the kiln.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to visit Eastnor pottery over February half term. I had two 13 year olds and one 9 year old with me. The girls had never worked with clay before so they were really excited about trying something new. They decided to go with...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank NafeesaH4
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Nafeesa and thank you for taking the time to comment on your visit in half term. We appreciate feedback from all our lovely customers and are pleased the older girls enjoyed making their unicorns - all three models look amazing btw and truly reflect...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Eastnor Pottery on our recent family holiday. Our friends had recommended it to us as they'd really enjoyed it. We had a great couple of hours. Our daughter loved making a pot pig and my other half really enjoyed making a vase for...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MartnRach
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks MartnRach. Glad you got to sample a range of making techniques on your visit - Clay is such a brilliant material to work with, whatever your age :) The fired results will be a permanent reminder of your family holiday...Hmm, Just a thought and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were after something interesting to do with a crafty little one. It was excellent! Everything was explained clearly and she got the chance to make something that she will love forever. The lovely lady was so patient and kind! we can't wait to see...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Chantal B
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for visiting Chantal and so pleased your little one was able to get creative with clay. We find working with U5's so inspiring - they do extraordinary things with the material and as for the way they paint their creations!!! Glad you had fun...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely afternoon at Eastnor Pottery, doing a pottery experiment, for a birthday treat. Very warm and welcoming.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Peter R
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your experience Peter & Happy Birthday Mom!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We purchased the full day pottery wheel experience and it really was a great experience and a brilliant day. The pottery expert (Jon) was very knowledgeable and created a calming and enjoyable environment for our group. If you want a day to ignore all the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sophie m
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Too true too true Sophie - making pottery on the potter's wheel is one of the most therapeutic things you can do. Glad you were able to experience the full day of muddy mindfulness and hope you returned to normal life refreshed and rejuvenated! Don't...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and my boyfriend, were bought an experience day for a gift. We really enjoyed our pottery experience, and can't wait to receive our creations. Eastnor Pottery is a lovely, quaint location and the lady (Amy I believe) was very informative, patient and helpful in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank raebean_89
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your 'pot for two' experience here at the studio - and it hasn't gone un-noticed your feedback was posted on Valentines day! Aww... I'll pass your kind comments onto Aimee - she'll be dead chuffed :) Hope...More

Reviewed 5 February 2019

I bought a day at Eastnor Pottery for my partner and myself and it was money well spent. We managed to make many different pots, vases and plates during the day. Jon was an excellent tutor and, within an hour, we were busily making lots...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Carol C
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Carol - such a lovely review and accurate synopsis of what goes on here on a Saturday. 'lots of mess - great fun' - love it! cant wait for you to visit again and fine tune your potter's wheel skills. Did I mention...More

Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

I organised a drop in session at Eastnor Pottery as a surprise for my husband’s Birthday. He wanted to try his hands at a potter wheel but not commit to a whole weekend course. The drop in sessions are great for that as you get...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Yafit D
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Yafit - you are a star! Sarah loved working with you and your family in the Potting Shed. A lot of our 'drop-in' customers on the 1.5hr session graduate to the day workshop and pretty much hit the ground running having done the shorter session....More

Reviewed 26 January 2019 via mobile

Expectations from our twin 11 year old boys and 6 year old boy, who are sport mad and spend most of their time outside, was low.... however, they had an amazing time. All 5 of us (inc mummy and daddy) threw pots and painted them...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JW5874
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2019

So pleased you enjoyed your time with us on Saturday, we thoroughly enjoyed working with you and your family...and a couple of conversions too!...and we're not even talking in rugby terms either ;) We look forward to welcoming you all back to the studio in...More

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nickst52
23 August 2017|
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Response from Jon W | Property representative |
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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