Paint, make, eat and have fun at Fired

A bit about us

Fired paint a pot is a friendly family focused pottery painting cafe and creative hub just 5 minutes walk from The Rock in Bury. 

We have hundreds of pots for you to choose from. You can paint them to have fired in our kiln, use a paint that can be taken away the very same day or foam clay.

We have a toy area for younger children to as well as a whole host of crafts for you to try your hand at. There is everything from a bead bar to block printing.

It is not just crafts we get creative is food too. We make all our own food. For kids there are decorate your own pizza, cupcakes or ice-cream. We serve great coffee and cake too.

cover image.jpg

Our activities

We have lots of pots that can be painted or done with  foam clay. Prices start from £2.50 and go up to £25. There is everything from unicorns to vases. 

We also have an ever changing range of craft activities including:

  • Bead bar 

  • Block printing 

  • Teddy mountain

  • Squishy painting 

  • Canvas painting 

  • Wooden shape painting 

  • Puppets 

  • Slime making 

These range from £2.00 to £18.00. Please click on our events tab for details of our events and workshops.  

If you are looking for a unique gift we also offer clay imprints, casting and silver jewellery with your little ones' hands or feet.  


Events and workshops

There is always lots going on at Fired. Check out our bookings page for details of our current events.

Regular features include our Sensory Story time events for younger children where we combine a well known story with pottery painting and sensory play, our slime workshops aimed at older children and our monthly Fired and Fizz evenings for adults.

We also run regular clay and crafting workshops for both adults and children.


Parties at Fired

Got a child's birthday coming up or a special occasion? Then why not book a party with us. We have a dedicated party space and can host parties for up to 40 people. 

We offer slime making, pottery painting, canvas painting and teddy stuffing parties with food options including pizza decorating, sandwiches and cupcake decorating. 

Our parties are bespoke meaning we have no minimum numbers, will personalise and decorate the room in any theme and have a whole host of party extras for you to choose from. 

Check out our parties page for more information.


Upcoming Events

  • 20 Apr, 20:00 – 21 Apr, 21:30
    Zoom workshop
    You will receive a kit containing everything you need to complete this project during a zoom Workshop. The project and equipment then need returning to the studios. We will fire your piece in our kiln.
  • Wed, 09 Jun
    Greater Manchester
    09 Jun, 16:00
    Greater Manchester, 7 Peter St, Bury BL9 6AB, UK
    This event starts on Weds 9th June and runs for a total of 5 weeks. 4.00pm-5.00pm at Fired Paint a Pot in Bury. We will use various hand building techniques to make different projects from clay, which will be painted on week 5.
  • Fri, 30 Jul
    Fired Paint a Pot Cafe
    30 Jul, 19:30 – 22:30
    Fired Paint a Pot Cafe, 7 Peter St, Bury BL9 6AB, UK
    Pottery, Painting and Prosecco! Included in your ticket is a pizza of your choice, a glass of Prosecco (or soft drink) and £15 towards your pottery. If you decide to paint a larger piece of pottery, then you pay the extra on the night.
  • Fri, 24 Sep
    Fired Paint a Pot Cafe
    24 Sep, 19:30 – 23:30
    Fired Paint a Pot Cafe, 7 Peter St, Bury BL9 6AB, UK
    This will be a slightly different twist on our usually Fired and Fizz. Tickets are £20 and will include £15 worth of pottery to paint, and a craft gin of your choice from Nautilus Mobile Bar.
  • Instagram

©2018 by Fired Paint a Pot Cafe.