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The Clay and Craft Cottage Pottery

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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Romantic pottery

Had a great time for anniversary treat. Adam was very patient with us and sorted out pots wobbly... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Sue M
via mobile
Fantastic - best afternoon tea I've ever had!

I've been coming here for ages and absolutely adore Nicola and her team and the different types of... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Dani246R
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The Clay Cottage is a Ceramic art studio catering for both children and adults. Potters wheels, clay workshops, parties, holiday workshops, baby prints and animal prints either in paint onto plates etc. or imprints in clay. Prices start from £5.00...more
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Lubards Farmhouse Hullbridge Road | Lubbards Farm, Rayleigh SS6 9QG, England
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Had a great time for anniversary treat. Adam was very patient with us and sorted out pots wobbly bits as best he could with such novice potters. Went back today to paint them... What a laugh... great support from the staff and a brilliant cup...More

Thank Sue M
Nicola P, Owner at The Clay and Craft Cottage Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thank you , we are glad you enjoyed your creative time together in the pottery room, pottery is fun for all ages and with a little help you can create and paknt your own mastr piece! Nicola

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

I've been coming here for ages and absolutely adore Nicola and her team and the different types of crafts I can do here including painting, clay building, pottery wheel and also being able to have an afternoon tea as a little gathering for my hen....More

Thank Dani246R
Nicola P, Owner at The Clay and Craft Cottage Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Oh,thank you Dani im glad you all enjoyed yourselves and enjoyed all the cakes, See you soon, Nicola

Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

My daughter had a voucher and we booked her to do the potters wheel. She made in total 5 pots. The initial visit was for two hours then included in the price was a return visit to decorate the pots after they had been in...More

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Nicola P, Owner at The Clay and Craft Cottage Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Hi we are glad you had a good time, its great for adults as well as children a great family affordable outing. Nicola

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We visited The Clay Cottage a few weeks ago with our 11 yr old Grandaughter. We had a nice welcome and you don't have to book unless it's a party of course. There is a big selection of items to paint and different prices for...More

1  Thank ParsnipsEssex
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I visited with a group of friends, a bottle of wine and nibbles!! Unexpectedly I came away with a decorated noodle bowl good enough to give as a christmas present. The owner is so loveyly and helpful and believe me I have no talent when...More

2  Thank RayleighLynn
Nicola P, Owner at The Clay and Craft Cottage Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Hi thank you for the comments and yes we now have our grade 5 star food hygine rating and arenkw busy doing afternoon teas, all home made.

Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

A friend and I visited clay cottage as complete beginners for a pottery tutorial and returned to paint the pots we made as well. Across these visits the customer service was outstanding and staff instantly made you feel welcome. From the visits it seems that...More

Thank MaddyKing
Nicola P, Owner at The Clay and Craft Cottage Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2016

Thank you for the review, we are glad you enjoyed your pottery experience. Your pots were lovely, hope you get lots of use from them. We hold many activities with themes and workshops during the year which are always popular with both adults and children....More

Reviewed 17 September 2016

My friend and I visited Clay Cottage to have a go on the potters wheel. Neither of us had done it before, but with Aaron's tuition we managed to make some nice pieces which we are looking forward to going back and painting. It was...More

1  Thank kc09aap
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

I attend clay cottage once a month with my sister as a bit of 'me' time. It's brilliant, the owner is very welcoming and very happy to help should you need assistance if you are a bit of a beginner on the painting scale. Always...More

Thank CBober
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

My daughter loves it there she has had a birthday party there and been back for seasonal parties such as Halloween the staff are very friendly especially the owner. I would recommend going to any one as it's not just for children.

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Reviewed 4 January 2016

If you need a kids party during wetter months then this is the place, lots of fun to be had. The only downside is that the overall cost can escalate very quickly depending on the items you wish to purchase for everybody.

Thank Paul R
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