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Crafty Hands Pottery Studio at Trabolgan

Located in the main centre at Trabolgan, Crafty Hands Pottery Studio gives you the opportunity to create your very own piece of pottery while on holiday!

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Get the whole family involved in this relaxing and fun activity with a large selection of ready made pieces of pottery to choose from including cups, bowls, plates, goblets, fairies, animals and many more. 

Painting your own pottery is truly a unique experience. 
Susan who runs the studio has been working with ceramics and clayworks for 15 years and has acquired a wealth of knowledge on the subject. She and her team are also delighted to share their knowledge on the whole making process of the pottery along with demonstrations. 

To get the most out of this activity give yourself at least 1- 2 hours painting time.  You can then design and paint your very own piece of pottery.


STEP 1: Choose your piece of Pottery
STEP 2: Plan your design with the assistance of the trained staff
STEP 3: Choose your colours
STEP 4: Paint your Pottery
STEP 5: Leave your Pottery in the studio where it will be glazed, put into the pottery kilns overnight and ready for collection the following morning!

Your unique piece of pottery is then FOOD, MICROWAVE & DISHWASHER Safe and ready to take home!

Suits all ages & abilities.  Variety of pottery to paint & prices starting from €10

In addition to the painting studio, you can try your hand at claywork itself, wheter it is making a pot on a pottery wheel or learning the fascinating skil of clay sculpture. 

So go on join in the fun and book your 2017 self catering break at Trabolgan today and get creative at Crafty Hands when you are here!

*Pottery Studio is subject to opening times and dates.  May be subject to prebooking

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Studio hours for season 2017

Monday closed
Tuesday  11 -5
Wednesday 11-5
Thursday 11-3
Friday closed
Saturday 11-5
Sunday 11-3

No booking is required.  All pottery will be ready to collect from reception on departure days Monday and friday. If departing early, it is advised to paint pottery at beginning of your holiday to ensure it is fired in time for your departure.
Pottery pieces are priced individually . Ranging from 10 to 30 euro. Price includes pottery. Paints. Kiln firing and as much time in the studio as you wish.