Creative Activities

Create a keepsake to cherish forever...

There are lots of creative activities that you and your family can try out. We do recommend calling to book during busy periods on 01805 626242.

Hand casting and Glass blowing are available Monday to Friday, Glass painting and Jewellery making are available 7 days a week. And subject to availability during October to March, therefore booking is recommended.

Please note Factory Experience, Handcasting & Glass Blowing unavailable week commencing 2nd May, However all other areas open as normal


At Dartington Crystal we can help you capture a unique moment in time...  A glass hand or foot cast makes the perfect keepsake or a special gift to grandparents and family.

Please note there will be a charge for your hand cast to be sent to you once it is ready for despatch.

Visitors to North Devon and local families have the special advantage that Hand casts can only be created by visiting our Torrington site. Once made they can be collected or posted to any address.

Now Available to Order Online - Hand Cast vouchers can be purchased as gifts for friends and family, who can then arrange to visit and make the cast at their own convenience. 

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A fantastic idea for that special gift or souvenir!

Watch how it's done here...


Glass Painting and Jewellery Making

Great fun for all the family and you can paint your own glass or design and create your own jewellery in our jewellery room. Adults and children can create their own designs. Why not make a gift for someone special?

Glass Blowing*

Be creative and have a go at Glass Blowing – is it really as easy as it looks ?

You can take your masterpiece home with you as a souvenir.

Booking is advisable for Hand Casts and Glass Blowing on 01805 626242 for availability.

Planning your trip to Dartington Crystal:

See below to help plan your trip to visit us here in Devon, should you need to know anything else please just contact us.

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