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Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter

| Home Farm, Eastnor, Ledbury HR8 1RD, England
+44 1531 633886
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Inspiring

Although this is something we've always wanted to do we were tentative as we were clueless. We... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Sarah-Jane H
Very Happy family!

We were given a warm welcome to the cheerful workshop and offered cups of tea and squash. Our 9... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
77orose
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Hereford, 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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“hen party” (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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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Although this is something we've always wanted to do we were tentative as we were clueless. We needn't have worried the atmosphere immediately put us at ease and the instruction was cleverly correctional yet encouraging. As a family of four we loved every minute of...More

Thank Sarah-Jane H
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you Sarah Jane for your complimentary comments and we are so chuffed you are looking to develop your new found pottery skills. We'd love to keep track of your clay journey so if you have any photos of future ceramic triumphs, please send us...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017

We were given a warm welcome to the cheerful workshop and offered cups of tea and squash. Our 9 year old granddaughter said afterwards "The 1 1/2 hours seemed like 10 minutes," because she enjoyed it so much, as did our 6 year old grandson....More

Thank 77orose
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thanks 77orose an accolade for sure, what do they say about 'time flies....'!!! I'll pass on your kind comments to Ethan who really enjoyed working with you and your grandchildren. Thanks for visiting us and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Pottery...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017

Had a great weekend making pots which much to my surprise looked great by they had been decorated. Each potter had their own wheel and after an introductory demonstration were given plenty of time to make their own bowls, plates and creations (with varying levels...More

Thank magsclappison
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thanks Mags and we certainly enjoyed working with you and your creative family. We can't wait to see them emerge from the kiln - they'll look cracking!

Reviewed 12 August 2017

We brought our 12 and 10 year old grandchildren to the pottery following a very successful visit with our 3 and 5 year old grandchildren in May. Evie was our 'teacher' and we had a lovely time. The children were totally engrossed and each produced...More

Thank Scandinavian22
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

We love returners! Thanks ever so much for taking the time to review your second Eastnor Pottery experience with your older grandchildren. I'll pass your kind comments onto Evie as she'll be well chuffed you enjoyed her tuition. We look forward to welcoming you through...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful happy memories visit. Our three generational family, all five of us, each made a "masterpiece" under instruction from the very able and very patient Ethan. Owner, Jon, and all the staff are very helpful and friendly which enabled our very enthusiastic family to relax...More

Thank OldSiv
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Aww, thanks for reviewing your session with us last week - you were brilliant guests and we totally enjoyed your enthusiasm and creativity - man, that lighthouse! :) :) We've been raving all week to our customers about all your potter's wheel creations - great...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Sarah, Evie and Jon gave us a friendly welcome when we turned up without a booking on a rainy morning. They fitted all five of us in and we all made a creation - a bowl and a vase on the wheel, and a rabbit...More

Thank Jonathan C
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Aww thanks Jonathan - we couldn't leave you all standing out in the rain now could we! So glad you called by and glad the inclement conditions didn't dampen your creativity. The models and pots look amazing and will look even better once they have...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

Another brilliant session at Eastnor Pottery. My daughter (8yrs) tried the potters wheel and with some help from Ethan created a lovely pot. My son (6yrs) made a wizard and thoroughly enjoyed himself. It's a great place, well organised, lovely staff and a relaxed atmosphere....More

Thank Babymamadrama
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you Babymamadrama and the little pot and wizard both look wizard! They are drying nicely and will look amazing once they have been fired and glazed. Thank you for returning to EP and we look forward to welcoming you to the Pottery again and...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017

Had a great time throwing a pot at Eastnor Pottery. Friendly team & lots of different types of clay activities to do, so you don't have to use the potters wheel if you'd prefer to sit & chat while making. Beautiful workshop and great assistance...More

Thank Blue B
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Brill! thanks Blue B and we're glad you picked up on the social benefits of working with clay - I don't think there is anything more relaxing and creative than making a pinch-pot or two around a table with friends or family. Thanks again for...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

What a lovely place, everyone was so friendly and helpful, can't wait to get our finished items once they've been through the kiln. Would totally recommend this for any family no matter your artistic abilities you'll be amazed what you can achieve with their help...More

Thank Russ B
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Cheers Russ! Loving your 'Russ' mug - We're sure you'll take immense pleasure from supping from that one! Thanks once again for choosing EP and we'll be in touch as soon as your wonderful pots have emerged from the kiln.

Reviewed 26 July 2017

We visited as a family, primary for my 7 years old niece, but the whole family had a great time. The atmosphere was relaxing, the staff were friendly. We made and decorated our own pot. The guidance for making and painting the pot were great....More

Thank Ivy O
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thanks Ivy and we're so pleased you all had a great time. I'm sure you'll agree pottery is a fantastic intergenerational creative activity - perfect for all ages and all abilities, all at the same time! Hope to see you again soon :)

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nickst52
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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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