Whilst we no longer have to conform to strict guidelines we are still keeping safe and secure, we have the following guidelines in place

Our front and back doors will remain open to ensure a good flow of fresh air for ventilation.

Hand sanitiser on every table.

All tables, paint pots, brushes, tools are sterilised between use.

We are still keeping numbers lower than normal and please continue to book rather than walk in.

The shop has never been so clean …. a thorough clean down each night.

Contactless payments.

Daily LFT test for all staff and masks worn.


Welcome to Manic Ceramics, read on to find out all about Hertford’s favourite little blue shop……

Manic Ceramics is a paint your own pottery studio in Hertford.   We have been here for 18 years and LOVE getting creative.  If you are yet to discover us then jump on in!

The shop is now open but we are limiting numbers so please book rather than just turn up.

It is best to make an appointment; book a table, come on in and have a paint. You can choose from over 150 different pieces, we will run you through the dos and don’ts then you go for it! Pottery has to be left with us to glaze and fire, our turn around is usually 3 to 4 days. Price wise, we have a one off studio fee of £4.00 then the price of the pottery on top, you can choose according to your budget, to give an idea, standard mugs and plates start from £11. , 4″ tiles are £6.00 and planters start from £15.00.

Please don’t hesitate to call if you have any queries or to make a booking.

See the contact page for contact numbers.