Choose from these hands-on fun craft activities, advance booking advisable:
Our newest things to do in Mid Wales and perfect for Halloween! Calling all Young Witches and Wizards age 7 and upwards!! Do you find that all your spells and potions get lost when you scribble them on little bits of paper? Do people steal them from you when you are cleaning your broomstick and your back is turned? Come and Spend 1.5hrs creating a hardback book with pages for all the spells, potions and secrets, decorated however you like with stickers and spooky pictures, pumpkins, spiders or black cats…. You will bind your book with cotton and fasten it with a ribbon - maybe lock it with a spell to keep meddling people out!
The Quarry Pottery is a colourful space to get creative and to design and paint your own pottery. Firstly, choose from a selection of ceramic objects and then using a range of templates, stencils, brushes and paints, design your very own unique ceramic creation. You can then apply your preferred glaze. Expert advice is always on hand from the talented ceramicists, who will also fire your finished design once you have finished.
One of our popular kids birthday party activities, and for a good reason. Surrounded by the mouth-watering aromas of delicious chocolate, you can design and make your own chocolate bar in the Chocablock studio. Using high quality Belgian chocolate and a fabulous choice of toppings, design and make your own unique chocolate bar. Expert advice is always on hand from the talented Chocolate Makers themselves.
Immersed in the fruity scents of handmade soaps and hand carved candles, The Candle Studio is the perfect setting to make your own pair of hand dipped candles. Starting with a pair of candle wicks, build up the layers of wax from a selection of hot coloured waxes until you have the size and colour you want. Expert advice and help is on hand from the candle makers themselves. This is a great thing to do in our Mid Wales craft centre to create a gift your friends and family will enjoy.
The talented Wood Craftsmen at Taran Eco Designs make furniture which has been designed with and inspired by nature. On one of their furniture building courses, they will share their skills with you. Come along and learn how to source reclaimed materials and then build your very own piece of furniture. The exceptional Wood Craftsmen will always be close at hand.
The hands-on and fun craft activities are really popular, so advance booking is highly recommended, please use the contact details which can be found on the individual studios’ pages.
Birthday parties are also catered for.