Coffee. Cake. Create.
Mad Hatters Pottery brings you the art and fun of pottery painting while enjoying a tea party atmosphere, from our two Berkshire based studios in Tilehurst, and Arborfield.
Anyone can paint pottery and everyone can have a go!
We're open 7-days a week for some fun and relaxation, while our fully trained baristas are ready to serve freshly ground coffee made from ethically sourced beans, speciality teas, incredible Fairtrade hot chocolate and our locally handmade cake.
Whether you're looking for a fun activity for the kids (although the grown-ups love it too), wish to host a party or simply want to make a memory, our friendly staff are always on hand to help you create something wonderful!
Book one of our party package at Mad Hatters
Guaranteed fun for everyone and rest assured, we clean up ALL the mess. Enjoy making memories and treasured keepsakes with a no stress, hassle-free, creative, celebration!
"We love it here. It’s a lovely family friendly place with lovely staff and a great atmosphere. They have parties for kids, painting and Prosecco evenings for the grown ups and even if you don’t want to paint you can just have coffee and cake! One of the best places to be in Tilehurst."
Make a Memory
Our friendly staff are available to show you the easiest way to capture your child’s hand or footprints making sure that you and baby have a completely stress free experience.
Please pre-book your table for guaranteed FREE help.
Using our 'Pimp my Pottery' service, we can also suggest ways to embellish your piece, adding a name, birth weight or date and we can provide you with all the tools you need to create a lasting memento for yourself, friends or family.
We can also do pawprints too!
Top Tips and Handy Hints
Look on Google or Pinterest for ideas or borrow an example
Use our 'Magic' felt tips to plan your design (not pencil) as they burn off in the kiln.
Give little children one colour at a time to avoid a camouflage effect!
We're here to help. If in doubt please ask!
Its a myth that you need to paint a white undercoat.
Start with lighter colours
To write or add detail, please ask us for our 'Superwriters' Best done last.
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