Ceramic Inspirations

Ceramic Inspirations is the home of beautifully handcrafted teapots made in the UK. Our unique and quirky designs are created by our dedicated team at a pottery in Leyburn, North Yorkshire.

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    The company, which was originally known as Swineside Ceramics and most recently The Teapottery, has a long history of producing high quality ceramic teapots and has built up an enviable reputation.

    The extensive range of innovative and eccentric designs has captured the imagination of many and has become a firm favourite with enthusiast across the world. Each teapot is handcrafted using a combination of modern and traditional techniques. The basic manufacturing process has remained virtually unchanged since the 18th century.

    From bestsellers including ‘The Aga’ and ‘The Espresso Machine’, to the novelty ‘Bath Tub’ and the iconic ‘Countdown’ teapot, collectors are sure to find a unique design that is just their cup of tea!

    We are delighted to be working with world renowned designer Paul Cardew who has created an exciting range of exclusive teapots. Cardew Design’s enchanting Alice and Wonderland themed creations along with other inspiring works are now available to purchase online.

    So whether you are looking for the perfect gift for a tea lover or hoping to enhance your personal collection with a beautifully handcrafted teapot, mug, milk jug or sugar bowl, you’re sure to find what you are looking for.

    Pricing Information

    Free admission

    Opening Times

    Mon – Thurs 09:00 – 16:00, Friday 09:00 – 16:00 (13:00 Oct-March), Sat- Ring for Opening Times, Sun - Closed


    The Pottery, Leyburn Business Park, Harmby Road, Leyburn, North Yorkshire, DL8 5QA

  • Facilities
    • Accessible by Public Transport
    • On Site Parking
    • Disabled Access
    • Guide Dogs Welcome
    • Cafe
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