Days Out Stockport

Arts & Crafts

Stockport Mumbler endeavours to keep this list as up-to-date as possible, but always recommends you check opening times and prices directly with the venue before you travel.

Featured Listing

Brooklyn Pottery

104 Shaw Heath, Stockport SK2 6QS

A special ceramic painting studio for all the family.  Enjoy a cup of tea or indulge yourself with one of our lovely cookies and a delicious Illy coffee. There’s a great selection of quality pottery pieces ready for you to paint including: pottery animals, plates, mugs, trinket boxes and money boxes, pet bowls, New Baby keepsakes, photoframes and more.

Cost: There’s a studio fee of £2.50 per painter which covers unlimited use of paint, brushes, stencils, sponges and books, and professional glazing and firing. Then you pay for the item which you wish to paint. We pride ourselves on providing good value for money and the lowest prices around, our smallest items start from £3.00.

Opening Times: Thurs – Sat 10am – 5pm; Sunday 11:00am – 4:00pm  (half term: Tues – Sat 10-5, Sunday 11-4)

Tel: 0161 480 5139



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Acorn Craft Shop

6a School Lane, Heaton Chapel, SK4 5DG

Craft sessions for adults and kids, including pottery painting and iris folding. All activities are available at any time on a drop-in basis though booking ahead is accepted. Pricing is competitive at £5 per project per person but includes all necessary materials and all the time you could want!

Opening Times: Monday – Friday 9.30am – 5.30pm, Saturdays 9.30am – 4.30pm, Sunday – prior bookings only.

Tel: 0161 442 4336


Bean & Brush Family Art Cafe

The Old Sorting Office, 12 Hayfield Street, Sale, Cheshire, M33 7XW

Tel: 0161 973 2140


Create It

37 Wilmslow Road, Cheadle, Stockport, Cheshire SK8 1DR

Opening Times: Monday – Saturday 10am – 5pm; Most Sundays 10am – 4pm (Please call ahead to check)

Tel: 0161 222 3445

Happy Potter

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

Visit the Happy Potter for painting and crafting activities, our large open plan studio seats 24 people. Families are welcome as we have a wide selection of pottery to cater for children.  From Animals, Fairies, Monsters, Money boxes there are loads of items to paint in your unique way.  You can also produce decoupage items, either on our bisque pottery or on paper mache items.

Tel: 0161 439 5739

Kids Creative Sensory Art Studios

438a Palatine Rd,  Northenden,  M22 4JT

Sessions available include stay and play for babies, toddlers & preschoolers, messy art club for older children and sensory sessions for children with additional needs. All activities within the studio will be based around a specific theme which have previously included The Very Hungary Caterpillar, Thunderstorm, and Alice in Wonderland.

Call ahead for details of what’s on.

Tel: 0161 945 9786

Pottery Corner

Pottery Corner, 34 Beech Rd, Manchester M21 9EL

Tel: 0161 882 0010