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Make an appointment for us to create a clay memory imprint of your childs hand and feet
An imprint is an original impression of a hand and foot skilfully taken into very soft clay.
Our unique method of colouring and firing the original piece of clay highlights the distinctive detail in your child’s print. Your imprint is the same piece of clay that your child touched. We will prepare 2 raw clay plaques so we can have a practice first. We will use baby wipes to clean your child’s hands and feet prior to making the impression and afterwards.
Please be aware that we cannot guarantee an image perfect imprint of each hand and foot as it completely depends on your child’s willingness to spread their little fingers and toes and how still they can keep. But in the real world it can be tricky but this should not put you off, we are very relaxed so there’s no pressure, we will ensure you get a lovely keepsake and memory of the special moment. And we’ll always offer you a nice cup of tea or coffee!
You can have Imprints made of any combination of hands and feet, including siblings on the same piece of clay and even the whole family. There is a choice of coloured glazes we can use, which can be decided on the day.
Any wording, names and dates can be added onto the clay in your choice of colour.
We can add extra artistic detail if you like, just speak to us about this.
Clay hand and foot Impression Approx. 6” x 6” wide £40 (unframed)
Framed £50 (choose from a selection of coloured box frames)
Other sizes are available on request.
All impressions are carried out by appointment only, please call 01920 466446 to make an appointment. Alternatively you can add this to the cart and at checkout write down your preferred time slot and we will call you to confirm the booking.
Impression appointments take approx. 30mins. Firing, decorating and framing is carried out by the Artshed team and will take approx. 21 days. We will call you when your piece is ready to collect.