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Crafty Monkey Pottery Painting, Build a Bear and Craft Studio

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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Fantastic little shop with great staff

Booked the grandchildren in with Grandma to do some pottery painting for her birthday. Lovely... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
UncleBucky34
Lovely thing to do with friends on a rainy day

My friend and I went to Crafty Monkey on a drizzly day and had a lovely time painting pottery. We... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Lucie E
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Crafty Monkey is a pottery painting, build a bear and craft studio based in the heart of St. Neots, Cambridgeshire. It is great place for all ages and abilities to have arty, creative fun. Simply pick a piece of pottery to paint or foam clay or a...more
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12 Moores Walk, St Neots PE19 1AG, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked the grandchildren in with Grandma to do some pottery painting for her birthday. Lovely atmosphere, Never felt like we were being rushed. The staff were great with the kids. Everyone really enjoyed it and a few of the adults have said that they will...More

Thank UncleBucky34
Chrissy B, Owner at Crafty Monkey Pottery Painting, Build a Bear and Craft Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ahhhhhh thanks so much for taking the time to write a review, it's always great to hear feedback from customers especially those who have enjoyed their time with us. We look forward to you coming back again. Take care.

Reviewed 8 October 2018

My friend and I went to Crafty Monkey on a drizzly day and had a lovely time painting pottery. We both selected Christmas related items that we are excited to have out on show in a couple of months time. It was great to chat...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Discovered by accident and so glad we did. The staff where really helpful and friendly and the kids loved decorating their hand picked pottery. Highly recommended.More

Thank Claire F
Chrissy B, Owner at Crafty Monkey Pottery Painting, Build a Bear and Craft Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Hi Claire, thanks for taking the time to write a review. We are glad you enjoyed yourself and really appreciate your feedback. It's a good place for the kids to make gifts for the family too! We look forward to seeing you again in the...More

Reviewed 21 August 2018

My son and I afternoon had a lovely afternoon doing pottery. Lovely staff very friendly a helpful. Would go againMore

Thank LornaA194
Chrissy B, Owner at Crafty Monkey Pottery Painting, Build a Bear and Craft Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hi Lorna, thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. We are pleased you had a lovely time and we look forward to seeing you again. It's a good activity to do for making gifts for people too! Grandparents especially love receiving painted...More

Reviewed 20 April 2018

Took a seven year old in the Easter holidays. The staff were helpful and explained how things worked. The atmosphere was pleasant . There were some snacks on sale, though not a great range, and the toilet facilities were a little basic. It takes a...More

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Chrissy B, Owner at Crafty Monkey Pottery Painting, Build a Bear and Craft Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review us and for your feedback, we are glad you enjoyed the experience. We used to stock a bigger range of snacks but found that snacks do not sell so well so would have to throw...More

Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely relaxed atmosphere and kind staff. Unfamiliar territory for me, but it seemed like really good value for an hour’s distraction. Looking forward to seeing our creations. Would definitely recommend.More

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Chrissy B, Owner at Crafty Monkey Pottery Painting, Build a Bear and Craft Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We are so glad you enjoyed your 'art therapy' time and it's always exciting to see how your piece has come out after being glazed and fired. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 30 November 2017

I have just received THE best birthday present ever! It is a GORGEOUS hand painted plate painted by the staff at Crafty Monkey which my friend commissioned them to do especially for me. I don't actually live near St Neots however whenever I visit my...More

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CraftyMonkey, Owner at Crafty Monkey Pottery Painting, Build a Bear and Craft Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are so pleased you loved your plate and that you enjoy the times you've been to us to paint and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 27 October 2016

My daughter, granddaughter and I visited yesterday. Nearly didn't get in as there were a few bookings but luckily were found a table and given great help to get started. We all enjoyed being 'crafty' and look forward to seeing the end result next week....More

Thank CambridgeshireJanie
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Staff had double booked so our party of 6 had to squeeze on a smaller table and told we had to finish early. Made to feel we were at fault. I have been to the Emma Bridgewater Pottery Cafe in Fulham many times, which is...More

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CraftyMonkey, Owner at Crafty Monkey Pottery Painting, Build a Bear and Craft Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2016

Hi, are you sure it was Crafty Monkey in St Neots that you visited as I've checked the diary for the whole of June and can't see any bookings for 6 people. June is usually a quiet period for us and we have a 40...More

Reviewed 8 July 2016

Spent a very contented couple of hours painting 2 mugs for a housewarming present. I was made very welcome. All ages are catered for. I was very pleased with the result also.

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CraftyMonkey, Owner at Crafty Monkey Pottery Painting, Build a Bear and Craft Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2016

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We are glad you enjoyed your time and I'm sure the recipients of the mugs were delighted with their presents! Look forward to seeing you again. Take care.

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