Pottery Experience

Whether you're organising a birthday party, a bride-to-be preparing for a fabulous hen do, a manager seeking team-building & rewarding activities for your staff, or simply in search of those precious "grown-up" moments to have fun, catch up with friends & unleash your creativity– Social Pottery is the ideal destination! Let your conversations flow alongside your creativity!

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FIND YOUR CLOSEST STUDIO AND START YOUR POTTERY JOURNEY TODAY

Painting Experience

Our ceramics studio is the perfect place for anyone looking for a fun and fulfilling experience. We take pride in our vast collection of authentic Italian pottery, which you can easily personalize with your unique artistic touch. With our spacious studio and friendly staff, you can rest assured that you will be well taken care of throughout your visit. Our team is always on hand to offer guidance and support, ensuring that you feel confident and comfortable with the process. Once you step into our studio, you will feel the stress of the day melt away as you immerse yourself in the therapeutic art of ceramic painting. And the best part is that you get to keep your beautifully crafted pottery as a cherished keepsake. We can’t wait to welcome you into our space and help you unleash your inner creativity. Come and join us for a memorable painting experience!

Making Experience

Events, parties, corporate

Unleash your inner artist with our immersive pottery making class! Discover hand-building techniques like coiling and slab-building, and master the potter’s wheel under expert guidance. Craft two distinct ceramic pieces: a hand-built creation and a wheel-thrown masterpiece. Options include a basic making experience for £45, professional kiln firing for £50, and personalized glazing at £10ph. Retrieve your artworks within 21 days. 

Pricing

Pottery Painting Experience

Paint a ceramic piece at the studio
£ 5 Deposit
  • Painting Experience
  • Tools and paints
  • Glazing
  • Fire in the Kiln
  • Expert staff ready to help

Boozy Pottery
Painting

Paint a ceramic piece at the studio
£ 5 Studio Fee
  • Painting Experience
  • Tools and paints
  • Glazing
  • Fire in the Kiln
  • Expert staff ready to help
  • Bring your own bottle

Making
Experience

Paint a ceramic piece at the studio
£ 45 Studio Fee
  • Hand Building / Wheel Throwing
  • Fire in the Kiln
  • Experienced Tutors
  • Expert staff ready to help
  • Bring your own bottle

Choose a Location

FIND YOUR CLOSEST STUDIO AND START YOUR POTTERY JOURNEY TODAY

Painting Experience

136-138 Kentish Town Road, London, NW1 9QB
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Studio 136
Painting Experience

136-138 Kentish Town Road,
London, NW1 9QB

Discover London’s premier creative hotspot! Our flagship studio at 136-138 Kentish Town Road, London, NW1 9QB, is a vibrant and inspiring place for pottery painting and making. We offer three sessions daily, six days a week, catering to solo artists, corporate teams, and young Picassos

Making Experience

120 Kentish Town
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Studio 221
Making Experience

221-223 Royal College Street, London, NW1 9LT

The 221 studio invites you to explore the world of clay. Our beginner classes are perfect for newcomers to pottery making. We offer private lessons, exciting events, and unique experiences from Tuesday to Sunday. Embrace tradition with a creative twist in our calm studio.

Making Experience

43 Carol Street
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Studio 43
Making Experience

43 Carol St,
London NW1 0HT

Join us at Studio 43, one of our brand new studios, for an unforgettable pottery making experience. Studio 43 offers two fun beginner classes to introduce you to clay. Enjoy private lessons, exciting events, and unique experiences available from Tuesday to Sunday. Start your creative journey in our peaceful studio.

Painting Experience

71 High Streen Woburn Sands
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Studio 71
Painting & Making Experience

71 High Street, Woburn Sands Milton Keynes, MK17 8QY

Turn your creative dreams into reality at our charming Woburn Sands studio. Perfect for date days, romantic nights, memorable outings with friends, and unforgettable children’s parties!

Painting Experience

150 Brick House Woburn Sands
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Studio 150
Painting Experience

150A Station Road, Woburn Sands, Milton Keynes, MK17 8SG

Discover the ultimate destination for your unique days out at our newest Woburn Sands studio. From pottery painting to engaging adult workshops, with private hire options available.

FAQ's

To book an experience at our studio, you can use our online booking system. Simply choose the location and type of experience you’d like to book, such as pottery painting – daytime , boozy or late night. Follow the prompts to complete your booking. In most cases, a small deposit will be required to secure your booking, for BYOB sessions, we request £5 studio fee (non refundable). For throwing and parties the full payment will usually be required.

Pottery painting is where you choose a bisque and paint it. After that, we glaze it and finish it off in our kiln. Then it’s yours to keep! Just to make sure we’re on the same page, you won’t be getting behind the pottery wheel during your visit – the bisque is already made. You’re in charge of the painting!

We ask you to ‘pay for what you paint’. This means you’ll pay for whichever bisque you choose from our selection of more than 300. All prices included paints, firing and VAT.

London Prices start at £17 and adults start at £20.
Woburn Sands prices start at £15 for children and adults start at £18.
 
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You can pay for your booking over the phone or online. If you add extras on the day, we take cash or card in store.

Read the following guide to discover how to redeem your giftcard https://socialpottery.crunch.help/en/giftcards/redeem-a-giftcard

To reschedule a collection please contact us via [email protected] with details of your collection.

  1. During daytime hours, there are no age restrictions, but children must be accompanied by an adult.
  2. At Social Pottery, our evening classes are 18+ and maintain an adult atmosphere where alcohol is consumed. All participants must be registered for the event.  
For bookings made through Eventbrite, please use the platform to request a refund. The deposit is fully refundable if the cancellation request is made 7 days prior to the event.
 
Please note that cancellations will not be accepted within 6 days of the event. However, you may reschedule your session if the request is processed 72 hours before the scheduled session.

Yes, as long as you’re a group of 10 or more. This costs a little extra, so email us and we’ll work out the details. You might also like to check out our virtual options.

Absolutely! Drop us a line at [email protected] and we’ll see what we can do for you.

Your pottery will be ready 14 days after your painting session, and you will have 30 additional days to pick it up. No email or call reminders will be sent. If you need more time to collect your pottery, please contact for London [email protected]. and for Milton Keynes [email protected] Any uncollected pottery will be donated to a local charity or dissposal. 

  1. Please check individual events for food/alcohol details.
  2. Alcohol is limited to 1 750ML bottle between two people or two standard bottles/ cans (330ML) per person. 
  3. Guests must be at least 18 to consume alcohol at our event(s). We reserve the right to request ID from any guest drinking alcohol.
  4. We kindly request that all guests consume alcoholic beverages responsibly. In the event that a guest’s behaviour becomes disruptive or if they appear to be excessively intoxicated, we reserve the right to take appropriate measures, including asking the individual to leave the premises.

As long as you’ve booked onto a boozy pottery session and you’re over 18. BYOB means bring your own booze and we’re happy for you bring nibbles too. We’re here to help you relax and have fun, but please remember we’ve a mix of parties, families and creatives who come to unwind at the studio – so we ask you not to get too wild!

Alcohol is limited to 1 750ML bottle between two people or two standard bottles/ cans (330ML) per person. 

1. Rescheduling Pottery Painting Events:

You have two options to reschedule your Pottery Painting event:

  • You can do so online by using the link provided in your confirmation email.
  • Alternatively, you can contact us to reschedule, provided you do so at least 3 days (72 hours) before the scheduled event.
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Please note that the rules for corporate and private events are detailed separately (please refer to point no. 2 below).

2. Corporate and Private Events:

For corporate and private events, a 50% deposit booking fee is required and must be received 15 days before the scheduled event(s). Please be aware that this booking fee is strictly non-refundable. However, you have the option to reschedule the event within 3 months from the date we received the booking fee.

If you wish to reschedule your booked corporate and/or private event, we kindly request that you provide at least 1 week (7 days) notice for rescheduling. To initiate the rescheduling process, please send an email with your cancellation request to [email protected].

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