Days Out

Arts & Crafts

Below is a list of family friendly places, days out and things to do with kids in Cheshire and specifically in Macclesfield, Alderley Edge, Prestbury, Knutsford, Wilmslow, Poynton, Congleton, Sandbach and surrounding areas with an arts and crafts twist.

Includes Pottery studios Cheshire.

If you know of any other days out or things to do with kids in Cheshire which are not already listed, or would like to feature in the list, please contact us here.

Alcumlow Farm, Congleton

Home to a Snuburys Ice Cream Parlour and a variety of businesses ranging from interiors and pottery painting to bakers and blacksmiths.   Little Harts Pottery Studio comes highly recommended by parents as being good for children.

Alcumlow Hall Farm, Chance Hall Lane, Astbury, Cheshire CW12 4TL

T: 01260 279966


Brookside Pottery

Paint a pot and create your own work of art at Brookside Pottery on the Stockport – Macclesfield Road in Cheshire UK
Located in the picturesque grounds of the Brookside Garden Centre.

Can offer birthday and celebration parties for children as young as 3 years (with parental/adult supervision).

T: 01625 859696


Emma Bridgewater Decorating Studio (a little further afield in Stoke on Trent)

Choose a classic piece of our pottery and with a little expert help, you can create a masterpiece to be proud of.
A perfect activity for all the family.

Emma Bridgewater Factory, Lichfield Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent ST1 3E

T: 01782 201328


Little Harts Pottery Studio, Congleton

We have an excellent selection of ready to paint pottery pieces including: plates, cups, bowls, children’s items, money boxes and season specials. Design and draw on your piece of pottery using pencils (pencil marks will disappear once item is fired) and accessories, such as sponges and stencils. Then using our glazes get painting!

Also offer childrens birthday parties.

Alcumlow Hall Farm, Chance Hall Ln, Astbury CW12 4TL

T: 01260 279083


The Happy Potter

In our custom made ceramic studio we provide Paint-a-pot and Decoupage (decopatch) activities for children of all ages and adults too.  We have a large variety of pots to choose from, from cute characters, money boxes and animals, to items such as plates, flowerpots and tiles.

16 Village Square, Bramhall, Stockport, Cheshire, SK7 1AW

T: 0161 439 5739


White Light Ceramics, Middlewich

White Light Ceramics is a pottery studio based in Middlewich Cheshire selling studio ceramics and running pottery workshops for both adults and children

Also do children’s birthday parties

Unit 3 105 Lewin street Middlewich Cheshire CW10 9AX

T: 01606 836656