Events

Middleport Pottery’s visitor centre hosts regular family-friendly events and activities all year round, including fun days, craft workshops, exhibitions and artisan markets.

For further enquiries please telephone 01782 499766 or email us – info@middleportpottery.org

Craftsmanship Festival

Craftsmanship Festival

Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th June

Celebrate Father's Day at our inaugural Middleport Pottery Craftsmanship Festival!
Blacksmithing, woodturning, throwing, making!
Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th June 2018 - 11am - 3pm

£1 entry per person - includes access to heritage areas.

Play with Clay everyday!

Play with Clay everyday!

Available everyday (10am - 4pm)

Come grab a bag of clay from reception and get creative! Aprons and some tools provided. Only £2 per participant.
No booking required. Drop-in between 10am-4pm. The clay is air drying and can be taken home on the day.

Hedgehog Day!

Hedgehog Day!

Sunday 13th May - 11am - 3pm

- Meet, pet and hold a hedgehog (£1 donation welcome. Proceeds go to APHUK)
- Make a hedgehog home for your garden - £3
- Make a clay hedgehog - £3
- Throw a pot - £8
- Charity stalls
- Raffles
- Staffordshire Wildlife Trust share their Top Tips of how to look after Hedgehogs in your garden.
- Hedgehog Masks (using natural materials) (Prices to follow)
- Hedgehog Trail - £1
- Tree Cookie Hedgehog Decorations with Stafforshire Wildlife Trust. (Prices to follow)

£1 entry - includes entry to all Heritage Areas.

Make a teapot!

Make a teapot!

Saturday 12th May - 1.30pm-4.30pm

NOW FULLY BOOKED - Muddy Fingers Pottery are bringing their popular teapot making workshop to the amazing location of Middleport Pottery!

Learn how to decorate and assemble the various parts of your teapot - you'll be amazed at how talented and creative you are!

Relax with Clay - workshops for adults.

Relax with Clay - workshops for adults.

Monthly sessions - Wednesdays, 6.30pmm-8.00p

Laid-back, introductory workshops for those who wish to have a go at clay. Each monthly session will focus on a new technique; i.e. slab building, pattern making, sculpting, painting and glazing.

Starting Wednesday 7th March. Booking required.