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Pots of Art

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Fantastic fun

The children had a wonderful time decorating plates. The staff couldn’t have been more helpful. I... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
St Albans, United Kingdom
via mobile
Pots of Art, Hitchin

My daughter and I went to the Hitchin shop to spend a relaxing hour or so. The atmosphere was... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
Baldock, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average0%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
18 Jul 2018
“Fantastic fun”
1 Jun 2018
“Pots of Art, Hitchin”
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23 Holywell Hill, St Albans AL1 1EZ, England
+44 1727 739933
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 12 August 2013

Our family love going to Pots of Art. Great choice of pottery to paint, ranging from Β£3 coasters etc to large bowls, jugs and ornaments. Staff are friendly and helpful. It's always a popular choice for a treat and is suitable for all ages.

3  Thank Melissa H
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Reviewed 21 March 2014 via mobile

I am a 41 year old mother who visited with my own mother and 7 year old son. The girls who worked there went out of their way to do as little as possible for you - it was like private school 6th formers who...More

5  Thank diasppointed
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Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

The children had a wonderful time decorating plates. The staff couldn’t have been more helpful. I would recommend it very highly! We will definitely be back

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Reviewed 2 June 2018

My daughter and I went to the Hitchin shop to spend a relaxing hour or so. The atmosphere was relaxed and friendly, with the staff giving us helpful advice, we produced some works of art! We'll be back.

Thank J4422
Reviewed 15 October 2017

George the owner was very warm and welcoming, nothing was too much trouble and made the party of 30 5-year-old girls go like a dream. We chose the build-a-bear party which was perfect for this age. The kids all went home with their teddy's and...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2016

I have visited Pots of Art in Hitchin on a number of occasions and have always found the staff to be warm and welcoming. There are lots of great items to paint and great value for a day out.

1  Thank RuthK108
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely people and great fun! I will definitely return to make some clay gifts with my baby boy ready for Christmas.

Thank Emma A
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I spent a fun afternoon at the Hitchin shop (couldn't find this listed on TA) with 3 friends. I was slightly anxious as I am REALLY not artistic but my friends are... I should not have worried - we were made to feel really welcome,...More

1  Thank KBenne17
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I am writing to give Rachel & Jan an enormous THANK YOU. Myself, my husband ,family and friends are all so impressed with how you both accommodated us all. Both of you where fabulous with our children and making us feel right at home You...More

Thank Doulishi
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

In the idyllic setting of the hatfield house estate is a hidden treasure trove of fun. You enter to neatly laid out tables with water proof table clothes with all the essentials for painting your pottery item of choice with your very own art. There's...More

Thank janeliscombe
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

I went as a work team building event. We picked items to paint for each other. It was fun and therapy at the same time. It was pure joy to get the final products once they'd been fired and glazed. Mine is hanging in my...More

Thank goa_ele_love
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I personally love going to Pots of Art, I've been going to the St Albans branch for years with my children & now go on my own to paint stuff for the house, or just for me. There's a wide selection of objects to paint...More

1  Thank Wilb2012
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27 May 2016|
Response from amanda6c |
We have four different shops and yes we regularly have customers with wheelchairs xxx Did you make it to Pots of Art this Summer - next time you are close πŸ˜ŠπŸΌπŸΈπŸ™‰πŸΎπŸŽ¨πŸŒˆπŸŒ ....πŸ“ž We have lots of space today.... Call us and... More