Story Ceramics is back!
Storytime and Painting Activity for pre-school children
Fridays 10-10.45am  Booking system info below payable in advance.

Pre-booking essential as there are only 6 tables available: max 1 adult per household. Covid Health & Safety precautions in place.
Please email to book: or use the PayPal button below.

Booking system:
School Holiday dates are individual workshops @£9 each, so those who attend Nursery have the opportunity to join in.
Term-time workshops are booked in blocks to ensure they go ahead.
Bookings are non-refundable due to the restricted numbers.
Spaces are limited due to Covid restrictions: if PayPal won't let you book it is because the workshop is sold out - please contact the Studio just in case there is a place available or you wish to join a household in your bubble who have already booked:

Tel. 01753 206265 Tues-Sat 10am-5pm to pay by card over the phone, or book using Paypal:
Please use the drop-down menu to choose the correct date for your workshop - click on the down arrow.
Please select date from the list:
Name & age of child (1.5-4yrs)
Contact tel no.

Can't join us on a Friday morning?
Tune in to HoA TV!!!
our YouTube channel.
Run out of Painting Materials & Equipment?.... Click & Collect a painting pack below...

and, Exciting News: we now offer a  Click&Collect  take-away service of pottery painting items and craft kits related to the stories, Hurray! From £2.50 while stocks last... 

"The Great Easter Egg Scramble":
"Hoppity Skip Little Chick":
"WoW said the Owl":
"Do You Believe in Groovicorns?!":
"The Teddy Bears Picnic":
"Barry the Fish with Fingers":
"The Crunching Munching Caterpillar":
"What the Ladybird Heard":
"The Perfect Job for an Elephant":
"Daddy is My Hero":
"Stop Monkeying Around!":
"Don't be so nosy Posy":

Story Painting Pack includes:
  • 3 pieces of A3 paper
  • fluffy brush for applying paint to hands 
  • waxed paper palette to tip paints out onto (as seen in the videos)
  • set of 6 poster paints: choose your colours to match the story...
    Choose from: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, brown, black or white; list them in the box below; you can request all one colour if necessary!
Please contact us if interested

 Click&Collect  Pottery Painting ideas based on our stories:
Go to our  Click&Collect  page for teddy bears, owls, unicorns, bunny rabbits, fish, butterflies and so many more characters....

"What the Ladybird Heard"

"Dear Zoo"

We have "Crafternoon" take-home kits linked to the stories too, click on the photo for full details...
Craft Kits

fabric painting
foam clay
sewing cushions
sand art
tissue art
fairy/butterfly wings and so much more!!!!!