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Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter

| Home Farm, Eastnor, Ledbury HR8 1RD, England
+44 1531 633886
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Fantastic and different way to spend a Saturday

Friendly welcome, excellent tuition and good lunch on the Potter's Wheel day. Even managed to... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
Paula P
Fantastic Morning in an idyllic setting

My daughter and I spent a Saturday morning learning how to throw a pot on the potters wheel. The... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
599griffin
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Pershore, 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 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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“potters wheel” (37 reviews)
“hen party” (18 reviews)
“great fun” (20 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Home Farm, Eastnor, Ledbury HR8 1RD, England
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+44 1531 633886

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Reviewed 13 May 2017

Friendly welcome, excellent tuition and good lunch on the Potter's Wheel day. Even managed to create some pots I was proud of! Lovely setting too, very much worth it.

Thank Paula P
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Thanks Paula - glad you both enjoyed your day with us. Did you see the lovely pics on FB? :)

Reviewed 9 May 2017

My daughter and I spent a Saturday morning learning how to throw a pot on the potters wheel. The morning was well planned and very informative. All the staff were so helpful and kind. Nothing was to much trouble and we could work at our...More

Thank 599griffin
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Thank you 599griffin and you are quite correct, the therapeutic benefits of working with clay are considerable. Glad you felt at ease in the environment too as Sarah works hard at getting the place 'just so'. We think she should give up the potting and...More

Reviewed 9 May 2017

My husband booked us both in for a day at the potters wheel to celebrate our 9th wedding anniversary. We had great fun - it was well organized with lovely people to share the day with. Neither of us had done this before and Jon...More

Thank Debbie S
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review your experience Debbie and apologies for the delay in getting back to you - where has the time gone! As I remember, your workshop was made up entirely of couples, all sharing the delights of working on the...More

Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

I was bought a voucher as a birthday present and booked up to try the potters wheel. Spent an hour working with Ethan on creating a pot and painting. Great experience. Lovely people at the pottery who gave great instruction. I'll be back for a...More

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

Thanks for this Jonah and I'll pass your lovely comments onto Ethan We look forward to welcoming you back to the Pottery sometime soon. Oh, and sorry it's taken over a month to respond to your review - always guaranteed a rapid response here at...More

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Spent a great weekend on the potters wheel. Day 1 was throwing pots and learning that process. Day 2 was trimming and glazing our chosen pots. Jon was an excellent tutor and had a lovely encouraging way about him. He could see the potential in...More

Thank Jayne2126
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aww Jayne you are so kind. It was a lovely weekend for sure and thank you for being such a lovely customer. Jo here in the office has certainly enjoyed her correspondence with you. You will have received your fantastic ceramic creations by now and...More

Reviewed 25 April 2017

The morning was well planned and it was really helpful to share a wheel in pairs, as observations helped our learning. We were well taught and had great fun in a relaxed and hospitable environment. Even the loo was a work of art. It was...More

Thank linnyi2017
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Thanks linny2017! We thoroughly enjoyed working with you guys - definitely one of the group booking highlights of the year so far. Thanks for being such great fun and the moment Jess had to leave the studio in hysterics - priceless!! We'll be in touch...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017

I had a most enjoyable time, learning the basics of pot making with a great group of friendly people. The two days simply flashed by! Jon is a great instructor; by the end of the second day everyone had successfully made and decorated their pots...More

Thank tonitac2017
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Thanks Toni and congratulations on holding the 'quickest but most effective pot decoration in the world' title. Stuff of legend! I'm just as excited as you are to see what your lovely creations will look like once they have emerged from the kiln. Thanks for...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful place this is! We went for my friends hen party with 17 ladies (and a man!). Jon made the whole afternoon fun and entertaining. We did coil pots and a taster on the wheel each which was spot on for what we...More

Thank Tess-Loftus
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Thank you Tess - it was a proper pleasure meeting and working with you all and the standard of clay creations was phenomenal - well done everybody! and as for the weather WOW! - the glorious sunshine made for an even better experience, if it...More

Reviewed 23 March 2017

We had a fabulous time and our children are asking to go back again. We've never used a potters wheel so the whole experience was a new one for all of us. Expert, friendly guidance was given throughout. It's not as easy as it looks...More

Thank Emma D
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Thanks for taking the time to review your time with us :) and looking forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 6 March 2017

We visited as a family with a 4 year old and twin 18month old girls. It was a birthday treat for the 4 year old and she chose to make a bowl using the potters wheel. We were welcomed by Jon who explained the activity...More

Thank 934dee
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

We loved working with you and your family on Saturday and the the girls made some super work, and as for the birthday girl - WOW! her pot was amazing.... the concentration on her face whilst carefully painting her creation.... We have some beautiful photos...More

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