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Crafty Workshops

87 Bongate | 87 Bongate / Ground Level, Jedburgh TD8 6DU, Scotland
+44 1835 862719
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Our nine year old son enjoyed decorating his own glass using stickers and then putting it in the... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2018
bouncingbear
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
A rainy afternoon

Took family with 3 children aged 8, 12 and 15. A great way to spend a rainy afternoon (or any... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2018
Alasdairbundy
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Cumbernauld, United Kingdom
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The writing is on the wall, Crafty Workshops is Here! Creativity is contagious and we’re certainly doing our best to pass it on. We're here to help you fire up your creativity, so take a look around at all the different things you can do. It's a chance to learn new skills, hang out with new people. Crafting is an amazing way to step back from everyday distractions and focus on yourself and your talents. You get to make gorgeous stuff as you go. Anyone at all can do it, and you might just surprise yourself with how creative you really are! Expect to learn new skills, showcase your creations and have a lot of fun all at an affordable price. Time scale : How ever long your project takes, and you take it home with you. Average cost £8.00 each Age Group 5 – 105 (Children and adults over 105 must be accompanied by a parent at all times) We cater for individuals and groups of all abilities. Also have snack facilities, Marvellous Muffins / Belly Biscuits / Tartan Tea / Cranky Crisps.
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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87 Bongate | 87 Bongate / Ground Level, Jedburgh TD8 6DU, Scotland
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Our nine year old son enjoyed decorating his own glass using stickers and then putting it in the machine to engrave it. He was thrilled with the end result and bringing his master piece away with him. The glass cost £7.50 and he had a...More

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craftyworks87, Owner at Crafty Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you for coming along I am so glad your son had fun and enjoyed the experience of engraving glass.

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Took family with 3 children aged 8, 12 and 15. A great way to spend a rainy afternoon (or any afternoon for that matter). Everyone (adults included) had a great time, with a wide range of activities on offer at very reasonable prices. The lady...More

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craftyworks87, Owner at Crafty Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you for dropping in yesterday, what a creative family fantastic engraved glass's, so glad you enjoyed spending some time here. Enjoy the rest of the Easter break stay safe, and hope to see you all again soon. Pauline

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

We visited here one afternoon on our trip and it was amazing. So much more than the usual 'paint a pot' (although you can do that too). We were introduced to glass engraving by the owner of the company, she was an excellent teacher, really...More

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craftyworks87, Owner at Crafty Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

And it was a fantastic day! All that sticking paid off, amazing glasses amazing people I enjoyed watching the detail added to the glass's then you engraving, and then when you washed off the stickers and saw your glass, for me its great to see...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

In Melrose on a short break and was looking for something to do whilst some of our party went walking. It said ok to drop in so three of us set off. Pauline took us around the centre showing us some of the work done...More

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craftyworks87, Owner at Crafty Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Every time someone says I can not do it, I am amazed by the fantastic art that is created with a little prompting, and what a wonderful piece of glass you all produced that day. I believe art should be fun in every way. Every...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

If ever you're stuck of what to do in Jedburgh area on wet day THIS is the thing! We took our 4 year old there today and he (let's be honest we) had a great time. Brilliant glass/ceramic/pot crafts. Excellent assistance from the lady there...More

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Pauline C, Owner at Crafty Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Thank you for all coming along and sharing your experience with other people on trip advisor. It was a fantastic day, and what wonderful glasses you all produced. Have a fab Holiday in Scotland and safe journey home take care Pauline

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Reviewed 15 March 2016

Toil & Bubble is no longer in Alston. The couple who ran it have moved to Scotland - I don't know what the situation is there.More

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penguin1960, Owner at Crafty Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2016

Please except our apologies if you have arrived in Alston to visit us, Trip Advisor are updating our details. Apologies for moving, but we out grew all 3 premises in Alston it was a difficult decision to make moving Toil & Bubble, Alston is a...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2015

We had a great time etching glass and painting plates. Great for all ages (we were 4 adults and 3 children of 2, 5 and 6 years old). We had so much fun that we are hoping to go again before we go back home...More

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CraftyWorkshops, Manager at Crafty Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2016

Hi Toil & Bubble has now been rebranded Crafty Workshops and is based at: All Awards Ltd Middleton Mill 87 Bongate Jedburgh TD86DU Contact number 01385 862719 info@craftsscotland.uk We moved from Alston as Toil & Bubble just grew to big for the workshops, we look...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2014

This is a must do activity. But beware you can get carried away and spend a whole day creating your masterpieces. We discovered this place by accident on a visit to Alston and we were so glad we did. Pauline is the lovelist lady and...More

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CraftyWorkshops, Manager at Crafty Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2016

Hi Toil & Bubble has now been rebranded Crafty Workshops and is based at: All Awards Ltd Middleton Mill 87 Bongate Jedburgh TD86DU Contact number 01385 862719 info@craftsscotland.uk We moved from Alston as Toil & Bubble just grew to big for the workshops, we look...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2014

I Just had to go back, a drive of over 300 miles to make something special and personal, no one else does this, Pauline is like an old friend membered what we had done on our last visit, chatted on family and work as well...More

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CraftyWorkshops, Owner at Crafty Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2016

Hi Toil & Bubble has now been rebranded Crafty Workshops and is based at: All Awards Ltd Middleton Mill 87 Bongate Jedburgh TD86DU Contact number 01385 862719 info@craftsscotland.uk We moved from Alston as Toil & Bubble just grew to big for the workshops, we look...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2014 via mobile

Wow, what can I say about this place. We stumbled across it on a visit to the railway and we enjoyed it so much we returned a few days after to create some more masterpieces. The kids all created various pieces including a vase, latte...More

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CraftyWorkshops, Owner at Crafty Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2016

Hi Toil & Bubble has now been rebranded Crafty Workshops and is based at: All Awards Ltd Middleton Mill 87 Bongate Jedburgh TD86DU Contact number 01385 862719 info@craftsscotland.uk We moved from Alston as Toil & Bubble just grew to big for the workshops, we look...More

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Hi No beaches here just landscapes, I have now moved to Jedburgh Scotland TD86DU enjoy your holiday.
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