Days Out

Arts & Crafts

Check out our 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.


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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.   Play area for the kids.

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

T: 01260 279966

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.

NB – the Studio has now closed and is a mobile service instead  

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

T: 01260 279083

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

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