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“art gallery”(12 reviews)
Beautiful, fully-functional tableware decorated with traditional designs.
2 Edgehill Heights, Barbados
+1 246-425-0223
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed March 23, 2008

i was told to come here by a number of people, who had purchased pottery here years ago and swear by it they tell me it has lasted a number of years, i would call it sturdy pottery built to last not your fancy bone...More

5  Thank caribglobetrotter
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed March 15, 2015

We visited Earthworks pottery last week during a cruise to Barbados. I rented a car at the port and drove to this little place outside of Bridgetown. It's an interesting, eclectic place, but I would not go out of my way to visit this place...More

2  Thank krempert
EarthworksBarbados, Manager at Earthworks Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2015

Receiving weekly "don't go there reviews" and trying to understand. The commonality between 2 recent bad reviews is that they were each written by partners of actual shoppers....who waited while their significant others shopped. We refuse to become paranoid, nor decide that we are somehow...More

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Reviewed yesterday

huge selection of pottery. Prices are not cheap but work is beautiful. Bought some Christmas ornaments as guifts.

Thank andersonbertel
Reviewed 5 days ago

I bought two pieces and they had tons of styles which is great since not every body has the same sense of style. Most of it was a little to flashy for me but upon further digging through the designs you see that every piece...More

Thank Camsi707
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good choice, great staff and good product! Nice place to visit! Friends recommended it and I wasn’t disappointed, I’ll be back next time I’m in Barbados!

Thank 168carolel
Reviewed September 28, 2018

I had seen Earthworks pottery all over the island of Barbados, many of the parks have stonework that was created by Earthworks that is just beautiful,, I found the location of Earthworks online and we went to visit. We were not dissappointrd! They have staff...More

Thank Michel B
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

As a pottery shop owner I was so excited to visit Earthworks! The people were very friendly and gave us a grand tour. The production process is so cool to watch. And such vibrant colors. Lots to choose from. We made sure to grab souvenirs...More

Thank Dronets
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

It was really great to see the process of making these lovely pieces. The staff were awesome to show us how they make a simple plate and the vast variety of items made from clay. A must visit to any tourist visiting Barbaros.

Thank Theophilus G
EarthworksManager, Guest Relations Manager at Earthworks Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2018

Hello Theophilus G, thank you for visiting our studio. We are always happy to talk about the work that we do. I hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed August 2, 2018

Beautiful, vibrant pottery in all shapes and sizes. We were able to see the pottery being hand painted.

Thank Jodi M
Reviewed July 16, 2018

Earthworks pottery is brilliant the tour is awesome and you can even try your hand at pottery,the staff are friendly and knowledgeable,and are passionate about what they do.Keep up the good work

Thank SAS Deepsea F
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

We stopped by after seeing this place in Barbados in a nutshell, and after arriving we were definitely glad we visiting! They were so nice to the children and the craft work is all so beautiful! Ultimately we decided on a bowl and some mugs,...More

Thank megan h
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

We visited the pottery at the weekend so, unfortunately, there was no production. However, lots of amazing, unique designs on display and, of course, we had to make a purchase. Well worth a visit.

Thank 202helenv
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October 26, 2017|
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Response from EarthworksBarbados | Property representative |
Hi! It's an easy bus ride from the bus station close to the cruise terminal. Catch a yellow one, either "Hillaby" or "Shop Hill" asking the conductor to let you off at Earthworks. It's then a short walk through a safe... More
Linda G
April 19, 2016|
Response from EarthworksBarbados | Property representative |
Taxi is one way, it's about a 20 min drive. Bus to Bridgetown, walk across town to the yellow minibus stand; then catch a 'Shop Hill' or 'Hillaby' yellow minibus. Conductor will let you out on the hill, it's a 5 minute walk... More
February 8, 2015|
Response from EarthworksBarbados | Property representative |
This simply isn't true. Our pottery is fired to 1,175 degrees Centigrade (over 2,000 degrees Fahrenheit) and it is not possible for any part of it to be melted in the relatively low temperature of a dishwasher. Not possible... More