Tarka Pottery

Welcome to our exciting and inspiring clay experience studio in North Devon, where there is always something creative happening.

Try our unique Potter's Wheel Experience suitable from age 2 to 102 or choose from our great throwing options and potters wheel lessons for individuals, families or groups. Our popular Birthday Parties and Hen Parties can be tailored to all age groups with a range of activities on offer.  You can also paint pottery, a relaxing activity at any time. Our approach is relaxed and informal, with an emphasis on having fun and being creative with clay in a friendly, enjoyable way. 

                        "It was the ideal activity to entertain all three generations." Lyd H

Join a regular pottery class in term time or book the children into one of our fantastically creative and fun holiday workshops

Booking is essential for all clay activities and we're just a 5 minute drive from RHS Rosemoor and Dartington Crystal in Great Torrington.

And if you like animals, you are welcome to meet our Shetland ponies and alpacas after your session.  You'll love our easy to find rural location with one of the most scenic views in the area!

                        "It was a lovely morning, the boys haven't stopped talking about it" Tracey


"Thank you so much. Sam loved the workshop and can't wait for the next one" Julia

Weekly pottery classes for adults

Adult pottery classes

Term Time Adult Pottery Classes

  • Tuesday 10-12pm & 7-9pm
  • Thursday 10-12pm, 1.30-3.30pm, 7-9pm
  • Half term block of 5 weeks: £75
  • Taster sessions available

Beginners or improvers, find out more here

Contact us to ask to book or join waiting list

Adult Class 

'Jax is friendly, patient and brought out my creative side, even though I didn't know I had one! H


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