Summer Fun

Summer’s here and after a brief heatwave the weather is returning to it’s unpredictable Whitley Bay ways. At Hotpotz the Summer Holidays are in full swing and the North East’s Premier Pottery Painting Studio is enjoying welcoming lots of customers to our light and airy studio to Paint Pottery, Decopatch and generally have lots of fun. Just a stone’s throw from Newcastle, if you haven’t visited us before you’ll soon discover why we were recently described as a ‘local gem’. With the largest range of bisque in the North of England, we feel sure you will find just what you are looking for.Hotpotz is a ceramics cafe for all the family, whether you’re just a few days old or enjoying your retirement. Everyone can have a go and you don’t have to be artistic! Hotpotz is open Tuesday to Saturday and we open between 10am and 6pm. Last painting is 5pm so we may close earlier than 6pm so give us a ring and check on 0191 280 8181 or if you have any questions.

Hotpotz, Patchpotz and Claying Around

At Hotpotz, 2103 is proving to be the year of new techniques, products and ideas. We have lots of fantastic speciality glazes and can show you how to get some amazing and unusual effects from these products at our Whitley Bay Studio. All of these products are fantastic for anyone who is new to pottery painting and to the more experienced painters looking for some variety of finish to thier artwork.
We are delighted to announce that the new Decopatch range has also arrived at Hotpotz ! Another great way to decorate your ceramics at the North East’s Premier Pottery Painting Studio, Decopatch can be done in our studio and we have also introduced it into our party packages. We also have packs to go and all the materials you need to Decopatch anything you like at home! In addition to the many ceramics we have Decopatched we also transformed a charity shop mirror which looks beautiful and Emily up-cycled her bedside cabinet into a real gem.
Looking for activities for the little ones in the Holidays? Keep your eyes peeled on our Facebook page for details of Clay workshops, where we will be having fun making some pottery from scratch !
We also specialise in baby hand and footprints and offer a range of options to preserve your tiny ones hand and feet for many years to come. With new stock arriving regularly why not pop in and take a peek. No booking is necessary, no studio fees and no extra charges for help, tuition, lettering or additional decoration if you need it. The price you see is the price you pay, no exceptions.