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image for Workshop/Course item typeMother’s Day Flower Making & Afternoon Tea at Valentine Clays

  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Workshop/Course, Sun 11 Mar 2018

Bone China Flower

Bone China Flower


Debbie Tams



Valentine Way,

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The perfect way to spoil any Mum this Mother’s Day with an afternoon spent learning to make Bone China Flowers and indulging in an afternoon tea treat.

Bone China Flower making is a skill that is synonymous with the Stoke-on-Trent area and the ceramics industry. Rita Floyd, who has over 30 years’ experience, will help you to create your very own flowers using our very own flower clay which will then be fired as a special memento for any Mum to keep.

During the afternoon you will also enjoy a delicious afternoon tea of sandwiches, cakes, scones and a cup of tea.

There is a maximum of 30 places available. You will make several flowers during the experience and will be able to choose two flowers to be fired and can be collected at a later date.

The price is £30 per person. Booking in advance is essential to avoid disappointment.

Teacher Information
Rita Floyd is master flower maker and has been making ceramic flowers since the early 1970's when she left school at the age of 15 to go straight in to an apprenticeship at Longton pottery firm Adderleys. She has since dedicated a great deal of her time to teaching others this very unique skill.

Credit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsGift shopPublic toiletsAccepts groups

Disabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 11 Mar 2018 12:00 to 15:00


£30 per person



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Map reference: SJ 895443  Lat: 52.99635 Long: -2.15740

Parking: free


  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Disabled accessDisabled access

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors


  • YesEntrance is well lit
  • YesAutomatic door at the main entrance


  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system