About Us

Hello I’m Dulcie Walker owner of Starglazing Ceramic & Clay Studio. 

You will find the studio up in the sky at the Suffolk Food Hall. We offer a personal and enchanting experience from our light and airy studio space and roof terrace.

You don’t need to be able to draw to be one of our Stars!

At Starglazing we offer an inspiring environment where you will discover simple techniques such as mark making and surface printing that will help you create something really special.

Services we offer

  • Paint your own Ceramics

  • Clay Classes

  • Mark-making / Screen-printing / Stamping

  • Personalised & Celebration Gifts

  • Footprints / Handprints / Paw prints

  • Ceramic Painting Parties

  • Workshops

  • Corporate Commissions



For the latest news and events at Starglazing.


*Back in the New Year!* Starglazing Clay Roll Out – Saturday morning clay sessions. 10:30am – 12pm £12 per person. Open to all – adults and children. Highly recommend booking as spaces limited. Call or email to book your place!


We hope you will find all the answers to your questions below.

However, if you need any additional information please get in touch.

How does it work?

Choose an idea and a piece of pottery from our range of beautiful pieces – start thinking now about your design!

We’ll get you started – everything from how to use the paints to how to get the best results from our decorating techniques.

Leave it with us – then come and pick up your items, glazed and fired around two weeks later.

Do I need to book?

No need to book – however you’re welcome to call to let us know you’re coming. Groups larger than 6 it would be helpful to call first.

How much does it cost?

We have ceramics to suit all price ranges from small items like coasters at £5, mugs from £10 and larger items such as platters at £40. No studio fee!

How long will it take to fire my item?

Your pottery has to be hand dipped, foot wiped and loaded into the kiln. The firing itself takes a good couple of days and will be ready for collection in two weeks. We can push ceramics through quicker if needed.

How long will you keep my ceramics?

We are able to hold onto your ceramics for 6 weeks.

Are the paints safe for children and babies?

All are paints are child safe, water based, non toxic under glazes.

Will you help me with my baby’s footprints?

We will be happy to help!

Can you add writing on my ceramics?

Yes we offer a writing service for an extra £5 per ceramic.

Do I need to be good at drawing to make it work?

No drawing skills needed! We have sponges, stamps, stencils, screen printing, brushes and tools to help.

Is there free parking?

Yes free parking at the Suffolk Food Hall.

Can I bring food and drink into the studio?

You’re welcome to have tea and cake at the table if ordered from the Suffolk Food Hall cafe.

Do you offer party bookings?

Yes for all ages and occasions. Please get in touch for more details hello@starglazingceramics.co.uk.


Paint your own ceramic parties at Starglazing.

Children’s Parties, Creative Workshops for Adults, Hen Parties and Team Building. We accept bookings for groups larger that six.  We can also bring Starglazing to youIf you are a school, a children’s activity group or an organization we can bring Starglazing to you. Please contact us for details hello@starglazingceramics.co.uk.


Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 4pm
Open for bookings on Sunday
Closed Monday

Keep in touch

Suffolk Food Hall
Wherstead, Ipswich
Suffolk. IP9 2AB. Map