we have the following procedure’s in place to keep us covid secure..

QR code, please scan on your way in.

Hand sanitiser on every table and on entry and exit.

All staff will wear masks anytime a customer is in the shop.

Staff change aprons twice daily.

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

Both front and back door open for ventilation.

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

Contactless payments.


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.