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Our second go!

My brother and I took our Mum for a potter's wheel experience last year, and she enjoyed it so much... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Potty for Pottery!

Had a BRILLIANT morning with the super talented Rachel Byass...our first go on a potter’s wheel. We... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
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The studio is set in half an acre of garden and can seat 32 people. Open 7 days a week 10.00am - 5.00pm, booking is advisable. There's plenty to choose from at the studio, from pottery painting, with over 80 pottery shapes to choose from, to...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
17 Mill Hill Lane, Pontefract WF8 4JA, England
+44 7970 793727
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My brother and I took our Mum for a potter's wheel experience last year, and she enjoyed it so much that we decided to do it again this year! Our first time had been fantastic, and so we knew what to expect - but this...More

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Rachel B, Owner at Fired Art Designs, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It was a pleasure to have you back and your things are in the kiln as I type. I look forward to planing another event for you both and your lovely mum Rachel

Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Had a BRILLIANT morning with the super talented Rachel Byass...our first go on a potter’s wheel. We were tutored & guided every step of the way. Rachel has lots of stories to tell whilst patiently directing you to create a mini masterpiece - she makes...More

1  Thank SuzyDunning
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We had a brilliant evening trying the potters wheel and painting ready made pots. With a glorious afternoon tea and much laughter, Rachel made us seven 'older' golfing ladies very, very welcome. We're looking forward to another visit later in the year.

1  Thank Jellybohne
Rachel B, Owner at Fired Art Designs, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Thank you your pots you made on the wheel went in last night so it will all be ready tomorrow Rachel

Reviewed 29 November 2017

Had a fantastic afternoon which we'd arranged for my Mum's birthday as something she could do together with myself and my brother as a bit of fun. I hoped it would be good, but it certainly exceeded my expectations! Rachel is not only a talented...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Had a great different outing with friends. Had a go on the potters wheel, Rachel was a great teacher and very patient, would recommend.

1  Thank hillyWestYorkshire
Reviewed 21 October 2017

What can I say. My son is getting married so the best man, his brother, decided to do something different. It was different. But also fantastic. There were 8 of us and we all got to throw a pot and paint and decorate a pre-made...More

1  Thank Nigel R
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful time with Rachel the perfect host and teacher creating our own masterpieces. A must try experience.

1  Thank Lisa-Seaton
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great day out with the wife and our 11 year old. After watching pottery throw down, I fancied a go at "throwing " so had a google and found this little gem in Pontefract. We thoroughly enjoyed our day and managed to knock...More

1  Thank Tarnladdo
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Rachel has a gorgeous studio in Pontefract. We all had a go on the wheel and painted 2 pots of varying styles & shapes. There was lots to choose from. Rachel had a wealth of knowledge on different techniques and glazes depending what we wanted...More

1  Thank Lydididia
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Popped by to have my 2 year old paint a big plate for her dad. So accommodating with my little one, bringing lots of colours and encouraging her to use different tools.

1  Thank Emma L
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