Arts & Crafts for Busy Bees of All Ages


Welcome to a café like none you have ever been to before!

A place where you can get great Coffee, delicious cake and a generous helping of arty fun to feed your creative appetite too!
Set in the heart of Codsall, Staffordshire – the Creative County – our Arts and Crafts café offers a wide selection of drop-in activities, classes, clubs, Arty Party ideas as well as a range of creative workshops and evenings for adults.

The Hive has something for everyone at every age

From baby keepsake pottery and keepsakes to messy play and pre-schooler classes, after-school art club and holiday workshops, The Hive has something for everyone at every age.
Our constantly changing program of events is a great place to start your creative journey or just pop in any day and check us out for coffee and a chat about what you enjoy, we guarantee there’ll be something to whet your creative appetite!


  1. Read & Print Not my Hedgehog

    August 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  2. Canvas Painting Studio

    August 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  3. Summer Holiday Art Club

    August 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  4. Read & Print Not my Kitten

    August 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    August 28


Father’s Day Pottery

Father’s Day Pottery

Father's Day pottery have been filling our kiln and then flying out the door this week! We thought we'd share some of the lovely work you've been producing. Happy Father's Day to all our customers!

New!  Baby experience baskets

New! Baby experience baskets

You’ve been asking - now here it is! Baby exploration play kits, available to take home and enjoy with your little one! We’ve missed our fun-filled baby classes here at the Hive, and we certainly know you have too, so what better than your very own ‘class in a...

Valentines lockdown date package

Valentines lockdown date package

How about planning a date night in with a difference! Our Valentines Day package for 2021 includes a pair of mugs to paint (either for each other or for yourself), all the paint and instructions to get your art on, a bottle of Prosecco to get your creative juices...

Fathers Day Ideas

Fathers Day Ideas

Pick your takeout pottery, choose 4 colours (we will send you black and white anyway) contact us via email, FB messenger or phone and we will pack up your order for collection. Our final firing date before Fathers a Day will be 17/6. See below for some of our most...

New Stock 30/4

New Stock 30/4

We’ve taken a delivery of new items this week including ceramic letters, cute Sloth pepper pots, owl bowl, the Tick Tock clock, a pair of birds and a Pirate Treasure Chest. PRICES (all include painting and firing)Ceramic letters (12.5cm high) £11.50 Pair of birds...

Paint at Home Pottery Service

Paint at Home Pottery Service

We are keeping busy assembling custom Paint-at-Home kits which are now available by phone order, FB messages. These are an Ideal wag to keeping the family occupied during the Corona confinement period! We are offering these kits at reduced rates from our regular café...

How does Hive Takeout service work?

How does Hive Takeout service work?

Choose either Pottery Painting or Foam Clay as your activity. Pottery will need to be returned for firing at a date to suit you. Foam Clay does not need returning as it hardens on your figurine over time. Browse our pottery selection online to find something to suit...

Paint at Home Ceramic Catalog

Paint at Home Ceramic Catalog

We have attempted to display pretty much our entire range on here. Prices for particular items can be attained by calling us up or contact us via FB messages ( . Some prices can be seen in the photos of our shelves. All can be packaged up...

Closed Sunday Nov 3rd

Apologies to anyone inconvenienced but The Hive will be closer Sunday November 3rd to give us a chance to rest after a busy weekend and restock our shelves. We will reopen monday at .9am.

Mother’s Day Treat

Treat your mum this Mothering Sunday with a visit to The Codsall Hive to paint some pottery and we will treat her to with a free piece of cake! The Hive is open 10am-3pm, if you wish to book a table call us on 01902 842771.




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