Pottery-painting for kids and adults
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Who we are and what we do...

A very warm welcome from Create, the pottery-painting shop and café in Ilkley, West Yorkshire. Situated in an elegant listed Victorian arcade, Create is a contemporary and child-friendly café. You can enjoy painting pottery while relaxing with fresh coffee, delicious cakes and a range of tasty light meals.

Create is a place where you can be inspired, be creative, meet friends and relax. We look forward to meeting you soon.

For our opening times, please visit our Facebook Page.

Creative Kids

Pottery painting can be great fun for kids of all ages, allowing them to create beautiful, personalised gifts for friends and family members. Whether it's a children's party, mums and toddlers group or school outing, all are welcome, from tots to teens!
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We’ll Visit You

Our friendly staff can visit you at your school, care home or youth group with all the materials and expertise you will need for a stimulating pottery-painting session. After taking your painted items for glazing and firing, we will return them to you about a week later.
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Arty Adults

Our pottery-painting sessions are fun for adults as well as kids! Why not come along with friends and enjoy coffee and cakes while you create your masterpiece? Or book us in the evening for groups of ten or more. You bring the wine and we'll do the supper - perfect for hen dos!
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Gallery

If you want to see what Create is all about or get some inspiration for your next work of art, have a browse through our image gallery. You can see the type of pottery we will have in stock for you to paint too - we've got everything from mugs to money boxes!
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Facebook Updates

Planning a holiday trip to Create? Here's our opening times to help you!
CREATE EASTER OPENING TIMES
THURSDAY 30TH MARCH 10.00AM
FRIDAY 31ST SATURDAY 1ST 10.00AM
SUNDAY 2ND MONDAY 3RD CLOSED
TUESDAY 4TH – SATURDAY 8TH 10.00AM
SUNDAY 9TH CLOSED
MONDAY 10TH– THURSDAY 13TH 10.00AM
EASTER FRIDAY-MONDAY CLOSED
TUESDAY 18TH-SATURDAY 22ND 10.00AM
SUNDAY 23RD PRIVATE PARTIES
MONDAY 24TH-THURSDAY 27THCLOSED
FRIDAY 28TH BACK TO USUAL HOURS

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Posted 6 hours, 32 minutes ago

There are only 2 weekends left for you to make Mothers Day gifts. Book your table soon! Just look at what Jennifer made her Mum last year, this years is top secret! Like and Share to spread the word!

Posted 2 weeks, 1 day ago

Mother's Day is looming! Let's see how many Dads we can get to bring the children in to make their own unique gift! It's ok the dads getting their mugs and plates for Fathers Day but Mums would absolutely love this gift too! Plan ahead guys, and Mums, leave our page open to drop a huge hint!
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Posted 3 weeks, 2 days ago