Ceramic painting café and more in the heart of Ashbourne.


Sticky Fingers is a craft studio, fair-trade café and gift shop located in the heart of Ashbourne. It is a perfect location for your next children’s party or just an afternoon out with the family. Sticky Fingers specialise in ceramic painting and have an excellent range of pottery for you and your children to paint. They can also do decopatch, mosaic creation, jewellery making, fabric and glass painting and fabric collages.

Pottery items start from £6 for coasters and tiles, plates and mugs range from £10 to £14 and other items include photo frames, jugs, lidded boxes, plant pots and wine coolers. The most exciting piece in the range is a large cookie jar priced at £30. All these can be decorated with a range of 25 different coloured paints, bumpy paints and shaped sponges to create any effect. Prices include all pottery, paints, glaze and firing. Booking ahead is not required but is advisable at weekends and school holidays.

All activities can be booked as parties from £10 per child. This includes party invitations, one hour’s craft (your choice), party room for two hours, staff to oversee the event, a personalised commemorative plate, take home bags and complimentary drinks. You can add party food for £4.75 per child. Parties can also be hosted in the location of your choice, just contact Mandy and the team to find out more.

At Sticky Fingers there is also the café serving fresh coffee, tea and homemade cakes baked on the premises as well as light lunches. There is also a lovely selection of quality gifts available including cards, wrap, stationery, fragranced products and ceramics. A special item stocked is the ‘tablet cosy’ suitable for an Ipad or similar, looks like a tea cosy for an Ipad, very cute!

Sticky Fingers is open all days of the school holidays and otherwise daily from 10am until between 4pm and 5.30pm, except Monday and Wednesday. Check the website for exact times. Looks like great fun for all ages and well worth a visit.


12 Church Street




01335 418 001



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