Birthday parties at Top of the Pots...
All of our packages include full use of the 'playhouse side' of the studio which is beautifully decorated for celebrations, unlimited squash for painters, reusable plates, cups, bowls and cutlery, use of all of our equipment and a cake table complete with stand and knife! We even throw in a surprise for the guest of honour!
We are committed to our environmental sustainability and reducing the use of single use plastics, so we kindly request that you do not bring balloons or single use plastic plates/cups/tablecloths with you to your party.
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Each guest paints a 20cm coupe plate, cereal bowl or standard mug. This party lasts an hour and a half, split into an hours painting and 30 minutes for food. £12 per painter, minimum of 10 painters and a maximum of 14.
Each painter gets to choose two animals to paint and adopt, from ladybugs to elephants we've lots of breeds available! With one and a half hours painting time and a half hour for food this party is great for older painters. £18 per painter. Minimum of 8, maximum of 14.
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If you prefer for your guests to choose from our full range of pottery you've looked in the right place! We offer two options, our Celebration party, and our Evening party. Please note, we cannot guarantee particular items for these party options, your guests will be able to choose from a range of at least 200 pottery shapes at your event. Should you wish to plan a bespoke party package please get in touch for a personalised quote.
All the fun of a party package but with the freedom to choose and pay for the pottery you paint on the day. Including decorations, use of our studio space to serve food and a special gift for the guest of honour. £5 studio fee plus the price of the pots you choose, no minimum amount of painters and a maximum of 14. For smaller groups you may be seated anywhere within the studio.
Exclusive use of the studio just for you and your guests! Any time outside of our usual opening hours for up to 3 hours, with a minimum of 16 painters and a maximum of 40 painters you can be sure no one is left out! £5 studio fee plus the price of the pottery you choose to paint. £80 deposit payable on booking to secure your date.
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All parties are subject to a £30 (£80 for evening parties) non-refundable deposit at time of booking (transferable up to 48 hours before the party). The final balance is payable on the day of the party and all items painted are ready for collection 7 days later. For glassy parties your items may take longer than 7 days to fire, you will be informed of your collection date at the party. Minimum and maximum party guest numbers are included within descriptions, for less than 8 painters the Celebration package is suitable for you, for more than 16 painters an Evening party must be booked. Party slots are a follows: Saturdays and Sundays 10:30-12:30 and 1:30-3:30. Individual party lengths are within the descriptions but times must fall within these slots. All pre-booked parties with a minimum of 8 guests can enjoy exclusive use of half of the studio including the play house for the duration of your party, so parents are welcome to stay. We reserve the right to allow other painters to use empty tables if your party is for less than 8 guests. Please ask us about group discounts if you are from a charitable or not-for-profit organisation. All items are subject to availability. Any transactions made with our preferred suppliers are exclusive between the customer and the supplier, and Top of the Pots cannot be held responsible for any part of such transactions.