Days Out North Leeds

Arts & Crafts

COVID-19 Update:  Please check with all attractions before visiting for any restrictions and most places require pre-booking currently.


Bead – Harrogate

Bead is a jewellery-making, art & craft shop and kids party venue in central Harrogate and home to the town’s only drop-in “Bead Bar” for children.  A home for everything and anything bead related and one of many great things to do with kids in Harrogate!

Bower Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 5NQ, Tel: 01423 313030

Child Friendly Leeds City Centre Map

Child Friendly Leeds have been consulting with children and young people in Leeds to find out what they would like to see on a city centre map. They have helped to co-produce an amazing map with lots of useful features and activities to do in our amazing city!

Child Friendly Leeds City Centre Map

Clayfever Ceramic Painting Studio – Tadcaster

Ceramic painting is an activity which can be enjoyed by people of all ages. You don’t have to be an artist to achieve great results. We have a large variety of products to paint, ranging from small animals, plates and mugs to large vases.

Also offer children’s parties, pottery & storytime sessions and adult evenings.

Opening Times: TuesdaySaturday 9.30am-5.00pm

30 High Street, Tadcaster, LS24 9AT. Tel: 01937 918100

Jackarabbits Pottery

Jackrabbits  is a family and buggy-friendly studio for adults and children of all abilities to explore their creative sides, with a wide selection of pottery items to choose from. Great cafe with homemade cakes!

633a Roundhay Road, Leeds, LS8 4BA. Tel: 0113 318 9315

Joon, Boston Spa

A children’s creative hub, with a range of crafts and workshops, both drop-in and bookable.

There is also a play area for pre-schoolers, a shop with crafty toys and gifts, as well as refreshments including coffees, teas, cakes, pastries, and children’s meal deal.

Check out our review here.

Joon, 164 High Street, Boston Spa, LS23 6BW. Tel: 01937 842015

School Of Sew, Farsley

School of Sew takes a fresh new approach on teaching traditional sewing skills to people of all ages. Covering all aspects of sewing, from threading a needle to creating fabric masterpieces, you’ll learn advanced sewing techniques whilst making new friends with people who share your passion.  We also offer sewing parties for children age 8 – 16 to get creative, have loads of fun and take home a gorgeous hand made gift!

 No 1 The Spinning Mill, Sunny Bank Mills, Farsley, Leeds LS28 5UJ. Tel: 0113 418 2718

Scrap Leeds

Welcome to the world of SCRAP: Everything you need for a crafty project under one roof and cheap as chips too. They also host a range of Design, Tinker, Make and Play sessions suitable for all ages.

The Spinning Mill, Sunny Bank Mills Paradise Street/Charles Street, Off Farsley Town Street (opposite the Bay Horse, near Jackaboos), Farsley, LS28 5UJ. Tel: 0113 3452627