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Christmas Adult Night Special!


Join us on December 7th, 6pm-9.30pm for our Christmas Adult Night Special!! Enjoy a free mine pie and get in the festive mood as we spread Christmas cheer! There will be an abundance of Christmas pottery as well as exclusive ‘snow’ to paint on to your pottery, available only to painters that join us on this date! We are adding an extra date to our Adult Nights as tables are nearly all gone for the rest of 2018 so book your table quickly by calling us on 01635 523778.


Tables must be booked! Call us now to reserve yours!

Christmas Pottery


Did someone say Christmas..? Make this year extra special with personalised gifts for those treasures in your life as well as paint your own Christmas decorations this festive season. We have a huge range to choose from including a variety of hanging tree decorations, festive lanterns, snowmen and reindeer. For those hardest to buy for, who can go wrong with a personalised mug or flower pot? Our usual range of pottery will also be available for those personalised gifts this year.


Adult Pottery Painting Nights


We run our adult painting nights every week!! They are every other Wednesday and every other Friday! The dates for 2019 are:

Wednesday 9th January, Friday 18th January
Wednesday 23rd January, Friday 1st February
Wednesday 6th February, Friday 15th February

From 6.00pm-9.30pm enjoy a relaxing child-free zone in which you can get creative and catch up with friends and family! You can bring bubbly and nibbles too!

If there are 16 or more of you, you can have the place to yourselves on a date of your choice from 6pm-9.30pm! Please call us on 01635 523778 to check availability and to book in.

Spaces are limited, get in touch to book your place.

Childrens Birthday Parties!


Host your child’s birthday party at The Ugly Duckling and choose from two fabulous packages:

  1. Duckling package: £10.99 per child: Each child can choose a plate, bowl or mug each to paint
  2. Swan package: £15.99 per child: Each child can choose one item each from our children’s range, including animals, money banks and fantasy items!

Both packages include unlimited squash for the children and balloons! You are welcome to bring food and/or a cake. Birthday parties last 2 hours including time to eat if you are doing food. We require a non-refundable £30 deposit for birthday party bookings which comes off of your bill on the day. Birthday parties must be booked! Please call us on 01635 523778 to do so.

Please click here: PARTY INVITE for your free downloadable pdf party invitation

You can print these off and send one to each of your friends!



Hand & Footprints!


Available all year round, we can help you capture memories with your little one’s hand and footprints, creating beautiful unique keepsakes to treasure! Oh, and we can do the writing for you free of charge! Plus, we have all the facilities you need from highchairs to baby changing, making The Ugly Duckling the perfect place to get creative with your little one, relax with friends or enjoy as part of an NCT group.

To book your table for pottery painting please call us on 01635 523778!

Foam Clay


Unable to make it back to collect your pottery? Try foam clay, our fun and effective alternative to painting! It dries in 1-2 hours meaning you can take it away on the day. Suitable for all ages and available in gift packs to go!

Foam clay gift sets can be purchased in store. Choose your animal from our huge selection AND choose your favourite colours! All for just £12 per set or £9 for members.