To Our Family Run Creative Ceramics Studio! Situated in the village of Bugthorpe, on the edge of the Yorkshire Wolds near York.
We have been offering creative pottery sessions, events and parties for over 30 years! Accessible to all ages and abilities!  

What we offer

Our Sociable Sessions offer a Great Escape! No artistic talents required, Just be willing to have a go! Come as a one off, when you can or weekly no ties! Hand build with Clay, Throw a pot on the Wheel, paint a pot, there’s something for everyone!! 
With regulars who attend weekly, often bringing home baking, there’s always a cuppa and a friendly welcoming atmosphere...

Opening Times


Weekly Sessions: for regluars, all currently Full.
Tuesdays 10.30am – 12.30pm, 1pm - 3pm,  7pm – 9pm, Saturday 10.30am - 12.30pm

Bookings for Paint a Pot, Throwing and hand building with clay taken 10am and 1pm. Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays & 1pm Saturdays.

Booking Essential. Contact us Now!

I am Happy to Announce We Plan to Open Again on Monday 13th July!

We can offer Socially Distanced Pottery Sessions to Paint a Pot, Throwing on the Potters Wheel and Hand Building with Clay. 

2 hr Sessions can be booked 10am and 1pm Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays & 1pm Saturdays.

We have Space to allow Families and Friends to meet up, at a distance, get creative and enjoy some time together! Book a Session Now!

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Services we provide

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Have a go at Throwing

Parties for all ages and occasions! Painting, throwing and hand building!

Pot Painting

Hand Building

Groups and Special Needs catered for, Charity and Educational discounts.

Signature plates, for all special occations. Paint it yourself or commissions taken

Hand Painted Milk Chruns

Family sessions during school holidays and Saturdays.

Baby Hand and Foot Prints and clay imprints, individuals or small groups.

Regular Sociable Sessions! For the full pottery experience, Join a weekly session & Escape!

Commissions Taken! Cast, Thrown and Hand Built Pottery to Order.

Firing Service, Hand Cast Bisque, Glazes and accessories available. Trade Discount.

Our Gallery

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Tel: 01759 377368 Mob: 07511 123649

Wold View Buidings, Bugthorpe, York YO41 1QG
Email: makentakeceramics@gmail.com