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Clay Play!

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Come along and get creative at our Half Term Clay Play! These sessions are suitable for all ages, including adults! You take your creations home on the day. This is a self-led activity so you can let your imagination run wild. £5 per person.  All tickets include a filter coffee or tea courtesy of the […]

Sensory Play!

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

To a baby, everything in the world is mesmerising, new and fun! Let your baby explore sounds, sights, scents and sensations at our Sensory Play on the first Friday of every month. There are two sessions, 10:00 am and 11:00 am, and the ticket includes a cup of tea or coffee for an accompanying adult. And […]

Antiques Valuation Day with Bamfords

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Join Bamford's Auctioneers and Valuers on the first Friday of the month at Sharpe's Pottery Museum for Antiques Valuation Day! "Bamford's is a family run business and since its formation in 2002 has grown in size and reputation. Rising as a phoenix out of the ashes of Neales of Derby its core team have worked […]

Silver Spoon Making Workshop

Louise Mary Designs Studio Sharpe's Pottery Museum, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

You will learn traditional silversmithing skills, including how to cut, file, form, solder and polish silver to create your silver spoon.  You will make and finish at least one spoon on this course. £115 per person Please see Louise's website for further details and to book: Louise Mary Designs | Nature inspired handmade jewellery & […]

Messy Play!

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Ever popular, come and join us for a Messy Play session! Let your little ones get messy using all their senses to explore, but don't you worry about cleaning up, we'll take care of that. Ticket price now includes a filter coffee or tea from Sweet Caroline's so join us, have a brew and have […]

Introduction to Silver Bezel Stone Setting

Louise Mary Designs Studio Sharpe's Pottery Museum, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Spend a day in the studio learning how to create a silver bezel setting for a cabochon gemstone. On this one day course you will receive step-by-step tuition in classes of no more than 2 people in a friendly, relaxed environment. I will teach you how to measure and shape a setting from fine silver […]

Introduction to Creative Metal Form Folding

Louise Mary Designs Studio Sharpe's Pottery Museum, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Spend a day in the studio creating wonderful organic forms from flat sheet metal using hammers. This course is focused on learning fold forming techniques and practicing these by making copper samples, but you can also create a finished piece of silver jewellery as part of the course. For booking and more information: Click Here

Silver Pendant Workshop

Louise Mary Designs Studio Sharpe's Pottery Museum, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Spend an afternoon in the studio getting creative making a stunning silver pendant. On this half day course you will receive step-by-step tuition in classes of no more than 2 people in a friendly, relaxed environment. Louise will teach you how to cut out a shape for your pendant and how to apply texture using […]

Sensory Play

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

To a baby, everything in the world is mesmerising, new and fun! Let your baby explore sounds, sights, scents and sensations at our Sensory Play on the first Friday of every month. There are two sessions, 10:00 am and 11:00 am, and the ticket includes a cup of tea or coffee for an accompanying adult. And […]

Antiques Valuation Day with Bamfords

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Join Bamford's Auctioneers and Valuers on the first Friday of the month at Sharpe's Pottery Museum for Antiques Valuation Day! "Bamford's is a family run business and since its formation in 2002 has grown in size and reputation. Rising as a phoenix out of the ashes of Neales of Derby its core team have worked […]

Messy Play!

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Ever popular, come and join us for a Messy Play session! Let your little ones get messy using all their senses to explore, but don't you worry about cleaning up, we'll take care of that. Ticket price now includes a filter coffee or tea from Sweet Caroline's so join us, have a brew and have […]

Clay Play!

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Come along and get creative at our Half Term Clay Play! These sessions are suitable for all ages, including adults! You take your creations home on the day. This is a self-led activity so you can let your imagination run wild. £5 per person.  All tickets include a filter coffee or tea courtesy of the […]