Party FAQs

Still got questions? Hopefully this will help…


How long will my party last?

Typically a party will last 1.5 hours. Although this is always flexible to suit the age group.

How far in advance shall I book?

Doodle Alley is very popular for parties so please do let us get a provisional date in the diary as soon as possible. Finer details can be dealt with whenever suits you!

Will we have the place to ourselves?

Doodle Alley is a large studio and depending on numbers you will have complete exclusivity of upstairs or downstairs.

When will my guests be able to pick up their pottery?

We will glaze, fire and have your items wrapped and ready for pick up within 7 days. We will contact the host as soon as they are available.

Can I bring my own food & drinks?

Of course you are welcome to bring your own food and drink (bring your own alcohol to adult parties!). We can of course do the food for your – take a look at our party packages for more information.

Do I need to pay a deposit?

We ask all party bookings to be secured with a deposit. The deposit is £5.00 per painter. You can pop in and pay this or request our details for a bank transfer.