A Victorian Christmas

A Victorian Christmas

For more information call: 01782 499766 (daily, 10am-4pm)

Or email: info@middleportpottery.org

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MAKE YOUR CHRISTMAS – MAKE A TEAPOT

Saturday October 6th, 1.30pm

£40 per person

Learn how to decorate and assemble the various parts of your teapot. All materials, equipment and firings are provided for you to create a handmade teapot, and Middleport Pottery provides the inspiration for this creative session.No experience necessary but we do ask that you are over 16 years old.

Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable so please make sure you can attend the date.

Limited places – please book early to avoid disappointment – 01782 499766

 

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 RELAX WITH CLAY

Wednesday 7th November – 6.30pm

£16 per person or £12 with Middleport Membership

Stress-free, 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. All materials and firing included. Teas and coffees provided. Suitable for over 16’s or over 13’s if accompanied by an adult.

Limited places – please book early to avoid disappointment – 01782 499766

 

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MAKE YOUR CHRISTMAS – HANDMADE JUG

Saturday 10th November – 1.30pm

£40 per person

All materials, equipment and firings are provided for you to create a handmade jug. With two expert tutors on hand to advise and inspire, you will make a jug of your own design during the half-day session.No experience necessary but we do ask that you are over 16 years old.

Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable so please make sure you can attend the date.

Limited places – please book early to avoid disappointment – 01782 499766

 

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CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON 

Saturday 1st December – 6pm – 9pm

The start of our Victorian Christmas Programme. Join us for Christmas tales on the boat, traditional carol singers and period costume all in our beautifully lit Victorian pottery factory.

Middleport Studios, Clay College and Burleigh shops will be open for some early Christmas gifts.

£3 on the door. Includes free clay activities. No tickets required.

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ANOTHER CHRISTMAS CAROL

Monday 10th December – 7.00pm-9pm

£12pp – Booking required

Enjoy an audience with Charles Dickens as he regales his audience with this hitherto-unknown festive tale. In the style of the public performances the great Victorian writer gave during the nineteenth century, this one-man theatre show is the perfect seasonal treat to whet your appetite for the Yuletide celebrations!

Unfortunately, this theatre performance is not suitable for children under 11.
Booking required – 01782 499766

 

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FAMILY CHRISTMAS MARKET

Sunday 16th December – 11am – 3pm

Last minute gifts from our Artist Market. Create your own handmade gifts and decorations
and… the REAL Father Christmas!! (Between 12-2pm)

£3 entry – Under 3s free.
All activities free & includes access to all heritage areas.

 

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THE REAL FATHER CHRISTMAS

Slots available from Tuesday 18th December – Sunday 23rd December

£12pp – Booking required. Includes gift

Meet Father Christmas and Mary in a traditional grotto, set in our atmospheric Victorian Pottery factory.
Includes a lovely gift and a personalised approach for your child. A truly magical experience

No queues. Booking required – 01782 499766

 

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