Canny Crafty Newcastle

Canny Crafty are family-run business specialising in pottery painting, parties and baby prints. We hope to bring fun, enjoyment and a sense of achievement to both children and adults as well as the benefits that a creative activity can deliver.

Our Gosforth Location

Based in a quirky space, formerly an old sweet shop, on Salters Road in Gosforth, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. In our Newcastle based venue you can paint pottery, visit us to capture your baby’s hand and footprints onto ceramics and celebrate in style with a pottery painting party!

Fancy a night out with a difference?! We aren’t just for kids! We host monthly Friday Night Late Night events (18+) where you can bring a bottle (corkage charge applies) and order in a takeaway.

Canny Crafty shop front

What Canny Crafty Newcastle has to Offer

Pottery painting

Available all day every day! Simply pick an item, think of a design and get creative!

baby foot impression

Let us capture your babies hand or footprint (furbabies pawprints also welcome) onto our ceramic pieces to create a truly unique and personalised gift or keepsake.

3d baby hand cast

Canny Castings capture 3D hand, foot or paw in an Outprint!

Birthday party painted figurine

We have party packages to suit both children & adults! Whether it’s a birthday party, hen party, baby shower or bespoke party.

Canny Crafty paint at home box

Planning a party at home, family gathering or a girls night in? A Canny Crafty Takeaway Box is just what you need!

ladies night 2

The first Friday of every Month 6-9pm, is adults only pottery painting.

How to Find Us

Canny Crafty Newcastle

147-149 Salters Road, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE3 1DU


0191 284 5746

Standard Opening Hours: (hours may vary on occasion, please check google for up to date changes)

  • Monday – Closed
  • Tuesday – Friday 10am -4pm
  • Saturday 10am – 5.30pm
  • Sunday 10am – 4pm

How to Get There & Parking: Located in the heart of Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, within easy reach of Newcastle city centre on public transport (bus stop directly outside for Number 6, 7, 8, 30, 31 and 35 Bus), nearest Metro is Regent St or by car. Please note we do not have onsite parking. Parking can be found on neighbouring streets subject to permit restrictions. There is also a pay and display car park at the bottom of Salters Road a short walk from the shop.

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