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Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter

Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Lovely place

Having booked this to try and learn a new skill before we both turn 40, myself and my husband have... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Helen S
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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A self indulgent creative day

A beautiful drive to a great setting . The pottery tucked away down leafy lanes , invites you in. A... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
steinNIreland
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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...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Home Farm, Eastnor, Ledbury HR8 1RD, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having booked this to try and learn a new skill before we both turn 40, myself and my husband have just made our first pots! A lovely drive here led us to being very warmly welcomed. Sarah and Jon introduced themselves as the owners and...More

Thank Helen S
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aw, thanks Helen and we had such fun working with you and Dan :) Amateurs?!! PAH! you were both excellent potters, a case of give up the day job me thinks! You were such great sports and thank your for agreeing to be our 'makers...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful drive to a great setting . The pottery tucked away down leafy lanes , invites you in. A really friendly crowd of people teamed with Johns encouraging and supportive expertees resulted in a great day fuelling creativity and positivity ! Just loved it...More

Thank steinNIreland
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your glowing review and so pleased you enjoyed our potter's wheel day course. The group size is engineered to foster a friendly and creative environment and it's very rare indeed it's anything but! :) Everybody gets the attention they require and those...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time at Eastnor pottery, booked on the day and spent a good couple of hours making and paining our own bowls. Very reasonable prices and lovely relaxed atmosphere. Set in very beautiful surroundings. Would definitely go again!

Thank hg200243421
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you and glad you had a lovely, relaxing time making your bowls :)

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Every year my wife and I try to find a new craft to try out. This year it was the turn of pottery and so we booked on a two day Potter's Wheel weekend at Eastnor Pottery. Driving back home from the beautiful surroundings of...More

Thank Simon P
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Simon for the lovely account of your weekend with us. It was a particularly good mix of participants, a couple of returners and a handful of beginners - perfect! Your pots are drying out nicely in the kiln room and we'll be in...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018

An absolutely great day out which I'd thoroughly recommend to anyone with a inclination for hands on creativity. The team were very supportive and welcoming and Jon was a great tutor. Offering enough support to help you through the day but giving you enough freedom...More

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Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for your succinct and we think accurate review of your time with us Scott. In a few words you have completely nailed our tutoring intention and approach. Good work! :)

Reviewed 19 September 2018

Great fun throwing on the potters wheel with excellent tuition and a lot of laughs..thank you Jon and team.

Thank anne d
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Our pleasure Anne :) we do so enjoy our jobs and this is reflected in the number of 'laugh out loud' moments and giggles we rack up in a day. Thank you for contributing to the fun and banter x

Reviewed 12 September 2018

After searching high and low for something fun to do during our trip to Hereford I found The Eastnor Pottery. Mum and Dad are celebrating their 60th Wedding Anniversary and I was looking for something we could all do together. One simple email and the...More

1  Thank IanJ2032
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Hello Ian and thank you so much for your lovely review. Not sure who enjoyed your session the most, us or you guys!!! We had so much fun and I know Immy loved sharing her skills with you all. I'll make sure she reads this...More

Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

I had such a great day here recently! Very informative, relaxed and most of all fun. Had a great lunch as well, which was all provided. I wold definitely recommend this to friends and family.

Thank Lenruddtal
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Thank you Lenruddtal it was a pleasure to meet and share our skills with you. :)

Reviewed 12 September 2018

thank you for accommodating my wife and I at short notice last Saturday. We had an amazing time and I have even considered completing a 10 week course in Cardiff and even buying my own wheel. I would highly recommend your class to anyone and...More

Thank James M
Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Lovely to hear from you James and the video on Facebook of you making your pot on the potter's wheel has been getting a shed load of views :) Now, go do that 10 week course and we look forward to seeing 'James-ware' in the...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018

Having exhausted all options in and around the Cotswolds for family activities, we looked a little further afield and as I had tried, and failed to use a potters wheel at school, I knew my children (ages 15 & 9) would have fun making a...More

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Jon W, Owner at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

We can not thank you enough for your comprehensive and positive review Urbanaut! If it's ok with you we'd like to make a feature of your kind words on our website? Thank you for making the extra effort to get here too. We've recently completed...More

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nickst52
23 August 2017|
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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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