So how does it all work? ... Simple really, in addition to open days, special events, guest artists, groups, team building and parties, you are welcome to come and join us for pre-paid classes or informal, pay-as-you-go 'drop-in' style sessions either on your own or with family or friends. Alternatively, if you already have skills and experience and just need facilities, talk to us about our flexible 'freestyle' options. We really do have something for everyone!

Eastcott Studios is a hub for creative activity and personal growth! With a core of small, independent businesses, artists and crafters we support each other so we can offer a range of products, services and opportunities to individuals and our local community.

From set classes and workshops to informal sessions where you can just enjoy the atmosphere, explore arts, crafts and music amongst groups of like minded participants, Eastcott Studios has something for everyone!

Check out the SMILE Thai Cafe & Takeaway, You will not be disappointed! Delicious, fresh Thai food. Lunchtimes, evenings, takeaway & home delivery!


Are you an Artist or Crafter?

If you are interested in running your own workshops at Eastcott Studios, why not This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call us on 07747804487, tell us what you can do and when you would like to run it! Ideally send us a picture of some of your work or bring in a sample. See also exhibiting opportunities with MAMs Gallery

We also work with Schools, Local Authorities, Local Colleges, Training groups, Community Groups, Corporate events, Activity Parties and more




Pottery & ceramics classeS

Pottery Studio:  Don't Just Paint it - CREATE IT!

The Eastcott Studios Pottery studio has everything you need to 'get creative', relax and have some fun making and decorating a mug, vase, bowl.. or a whole host of other creative projectseither as a special, unique gift or just for yourself! Join us at our fantastic pottery, arts & crafts studios which is very conveniently situated close to Swindon town centre at 28 Eastcott Hill, Swindon SN1 3JG. The pottery Studio is in the BACK studio so simply follow the arrows to our Stafford Street entrance. Check out our WORKSHOPS where you can just enjoy the atmosphere, explore arts & crafts alongside other like-minded participants, or of course you can get seriously potty!


Eastcott Studios really does have something for everyone! Want to arrange a party? team building or group event? or perhaps you are interested in one-to-one tuition or engagement sessions? Call us on 07747 804487 or drop in to one of our open days.... Know what you want to do? don't miss out... BOOK NOW  



EXHIBITIONS & art classes 

Gallery Studio:  MAMS GALLERY with Emma Amini 


In our Gallery Studio we are proud to have been joined at Eastcott Studios by artist Emma Amini who runs MAMS GALLERY.

This is a fantastic haven for artists at all levels. With a small, friendly and welcoming art cafe, you can enjoy the company of artists for a chat and a cuppa or join one of their many drop in workshops or 'Art Jams' including Beginners and Improvers Art, Life Drawing and Comic Book or Sequential Art. Therapeutic art and individual lessons are also available on request. The gallery also displays original works of art by local artists, resident artists and students to view or purchase.  


MAMS Gallery is in the FRONT studio at Eastcott Studios, 28 Eastcott Hill, Swindon SN1 3JG Full opening hours and details of the current courses on offer can be found on their website





September 23rd, 24th, 29th & 30th 2018 

Swindon Open Studios is a fantastic annual opportunity to get to meet local artists, see where they work and find out more about them. There are opportunities to buy Original Artwork and a whole range of different art styles and mediums to peruse at a variety of venues across Swindon.

Eastcott studios were again proud to have SOS artists joining us at the studios to exhibit throughout the two open weekends and were thrilled that, despite this year's very wet weekends, more than 250 intrepid locals dropped in to meet us, many purchasing original artwork and ceramics from our artists :) In addition to work made by students and visitors to Eastcott Studios being displayed, artists for 2018 exhibiting at Eastcott Studios included:

Jane Beaumont, Loura Bernardeschi, Jo McAree and Philip Robinson,   


If you would like to know more about Swindon Open Studios and the other local venues you can visit in Swindon Town Centre or across Swindon for free, check out the Swindon Open Studios website for more details. If you are interested in purchasing artwork please either contact the artists direct or contact us for more information.


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We will be CLOSED;

Tues 14th & Wed 15th May 2019

Classes for Monday 13th May will continue as usual

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Interested? want to have a go? Call Jo on 07747804487, come for a look around and a chat! Try an evening class, or just 'drop in' to one of our regular, friendly & informal sessions: 


10.30-12, Tues & Wed  (all ages & family)

12-2pm, Tues (all ages, family & home-schooled)

12-2pm, Wed (adults)

4-6pm, Tues, Wed (family & After-school session)

6.30-8.30pm, Tues & Wed  (adults)




Mon 6.30-8.30pm (adults with Claire - by appt)

Tues & Wed (1hr pot throwing tasters with Jo - by appt)

Sun & Mon am (pot throwing with Mary - by appt)

SCHOOLS & GROUPS, call Jo on 07747804487 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Multi media, painting, drawing, art cafe and life drawing/sculpting at MAMs Gallery with artist Emma Amini  

MAMs Gallery Opening Times:

Mon & Tues: 5pm-9pm - Gen Art Class 'Drop in'

Wed: 6.30-8pm Sequential Illustration

Thurs: 7-9pm - Life Drawing

Fri: 12-2pm - Life Drawing

Sat: 11-1pm - Art Studio workshop

Beginners, experienced and improvers welcome.





Want to get involved?


07747 804487

Want a gift that's different?

Birthdays, Anniversaries, Mothers Day etc

Why not come with them and make it a day to remember for you all?

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