Throwing Lessons

The Handmade Mug Company offers a range of lessons including one to one and larger groups for throwing, hand building, painting and a combination of all three.

Complete beginners are very welcome and everyone should be very proud of what they produce, it’s not as easy as it looks but it’s therapeutic calming and great fun!

Your works of art will be ready 2-3 weeks after making.

Begin at the beginning with a one and a half to two hour session for up to 4 people, This session includes a demonstration followed by full instruction and all the help you need to produce 1 or 2 pots each. You can then add handles if you’d like to make a mug or other cut out shapes and decorate using slips (coloured liquid clay) and paints.


£70 for 1 Person

£90 for 2 People

£150 for 4 People

Follow up sessions after this class include clay decorating and glazing.


£25 for Half Hour Session per Person.

£45 for 1 Hour Session per Person.

Being creative is a great way to celebrate Birthdays, family days, hen and stag parties, for more information on group bookings contact Lisa here.


Paint a Pot

Shop opening times are 10am-4pm Friday and Saturday or by appointment.

You are very welcome to come along during opening times and choose something ready made to paint.


Mugs from £10

Trinket Boxes from £12

Egg Cups from £6

Plates from £10

Money Boxes from £15

All prices include as much time as you need, paint and glazes.

The Handmade Mug Company caters for children’s and adult parties with complimentary tea and coffee, you can also bring your own refreshments if you’d like.


Celebrate Christmas with the Handmade Mug Company!

We offer a fantastic range of unique and inspiring gifts. All our pottery can be decorated to give festive hope and joy at this wonderful time of year.

Hand Printed Christmas Baubles

The Handmade Mug Company specializes in handprint baubles, bring your baby along and Lisa will do the rest, putting the handprint on the bauble and writing a message for you. It makes such a fantastic memento something you can keep forever; all decoration is under the glaze so it will never fade.

Handprints can also be put on other items such as mugs, plates, bowls and hanging hearts

Christmas Baubles from £12.