Bird house class at The Crafty Potter



Hello, I'm Sharon an experienced sculpture & clay artist. I host fun and informal pottery sessions from my studio in the beautiful village of Heskin, Lancashire.

This is a fabulous 3 hour step by step class to make a fabulous bird box for the garden.
You will prep your clay and cut out the individual pieces using templates, before constructing your bird house from your slabs of clay. Once built we then add finishing touches, that makes your bird house unique.

Firing & clear glaze is included in the session fee, should you wish to return to the studio to add colour glaze your creation its an additional £15pp.
14 years & over for this class.

The class makes a fabulous gift for all occasions

The Crafty Potter studio is based within Heskin shopping Village, a unique retail and leisure destination featuring over 40 unique shops and businesses, With free parking we’re a perfect destination for you to make a great fun day out.

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 4 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

Use of the studio tools
All materials included
Step by step tuition


Sharon Hart at The Crafty potter

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Heskin Hall Farm
Wood Lane
Heskin, Chorley

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Christmas
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Easter
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Father's Day
  • Hen dos
  • Mother's Day
  • Parking provided
  • Public transport
  • Romantic
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • UK Holiday
  • Wheelchair users


3 hours (flexible times to suit)

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Lena Crowe - - #38099

A lovely relaxing time.
Learning how to and building a birdhouse with Hannah.
I had forgotten how satisfying it was to bash ( I mean work ) clay …….. lots of fun.
You can decorate it anyway to suit your own style.
Mine was sunflowers and insects.

Response from The Crafty potter:

You did an awesome job, cant wait to see how you glaze it. Thank you for your lovely review- see you soon, Sharon.

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