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Hello, I'm Emma Winterbourne and I run the Creation Station franchise for Thame in Oxfordshire and surrouding areas. I'm a parent of two girls so I know first-hand what it's like to find fun classes and activities that spark their natural curiosity and develop their growing minds. Plus, I know the value of meeting other like-minded parents and spending good, quality time with grown ups. That's why I am delighted to be able to help you with this through a whole range of our award-winning craft classes such as our lovely newborn keepsake classes, our preschool baby and toddler classes, arty birthday party entertainment, family fun classes and lots of other events. We also have some fantastic adult craft classes to give you a bit of time away from the kids. You can find out more about all of our children's art and crafts classes, rainy day activities and everything else going on in and around my area by clicking on the art and crafts activities that interest you below. Or drop me an email and I'll be happy to help. You can choose the dates that suit you best and book and pay for classes online with ease and convenience. To be the first to receive news of classes, events and special offers, please like my Facebook page to be sure not to miss out our new creative updates. If you have an event, group booking or a particular request please send me an email and I will respond within 2 working days.

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Classes in Thame and Aylesbury West

Our classes help to build essential and desirable life skills and the best bit - children love arts and craft! Please find below your local classes in your area.

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  • Location: The Community Room, Tesco Broadfields, Broadfields Retail Park, Bicester Road, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom, HP19 8BU

    Ages: 6-15 Months
    21 Feb

    About this class

    Baby discovery is a unique baby learning & development experience with inspiring creative play & treasured artworks.

    Starts: Wednesday 21st February

    Time: 11:15 - 12:00

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    Emma Winterbourne

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  • Location: The Community Room, Tesco Broadfields, Broadfields Retail Park, Bicester Road, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom, HP19 8BU

    Ages: 15 Months-5 Years
    21 Feb

    About this class

    Our award winning ‘Little Explorers’ art classes for babies, toddlers and preschool children provide the perfect solution for all your child's creativity needs, with no stress or mess for you!

    Starts: Wednesday 21st February

    Time: 10:00 - 10:50

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    Emma Winterbourne

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  • Location: The Community Room, Tesco Broadfields, Broadfields Retail Park, Bicester Road, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom, HP19 8BU

    Ages: 0 - 6 Months
    21 Feb

    About this class

    Tiny Treasures is perfect for parents with babies from birth to 6 months. The fun interactive classes run for 90 minutes and are a relaxed way to meet other parents, have fun with your baby and to be creative, all at the same time.

    Starts: Wednesday 21st February

    Time: 12:30 - 13:30

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    Emma Winterbourne

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  • Location: Racquets Fitness Centre, North Street, Thame, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom, OX9 3TH

    Ages: 6-15 Months
    23 Feb

    About this class

    Baby discovery is a unique baby learning & development experience with inspiring creative play & treasured artworks.

    Starts: Friday 23rd February

    Time: 11:00 - 11:45

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    Emma Winterbourne

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  • Location: Racquets Fitness Centre, North Street, Thame, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom, OX9 3TH

    Ages: 15 Months-5 Years
    23 Feb

    About this class

    Our award winning ‘Little Explorers’ art classes for babies, toddlers and preschool children provide the perfect solution for all your child's creativity needs, with no stress or mess for you!

    Starts: Friday 23rd February

    Time: 09:45 - 10:35

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    Emma Winterbourne

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Are you looking for a fun and creative birthday party, activities at your event or a creative after school club?  Our award winning 5 Star rated fun activities are designed to inspire, delight and engage. Please do get in touch and we’ll be happy to help   

Arty Party Entertainment

  • Inspire your child with a fun-filled arty birthday party. Tailored to suit your child and your budget and in a location of your choice. Party invites and party bags are included.
  • Places get booked up many months in advance, so, contact me to check availability for your son or daughter.
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Family Crafty Events

Enjoy fun craft events with your whole family. Lots of hands-on fun designed to inspire girls and boys from age two to eleven years.

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Local Event Entertainment

If you are looking for fun and engaging activities for your group, organisations or business, you've come to the right place. We can provide fun activities to help inspire. Please get in touch with details of what you are looking for and I'll get back.

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Create Club in Your School

Would you like your pupils to benefit from a Create Club in your school? If so, please contact me to arrange a 20 minute meeting.

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About Emma


Why I decided to run my own Creation Station. 
Shortly after having my second gorgeous girlie I realised I just couldn't face going back to my stressful and demanding career. I wanted more control over my time and to spend as much time as possible with my little ones. The childcare costs would have been so high it simply wasn't worth the sacrifice of family time. I wanted to do something different whilst still utilising the business skills I had acquired in my career. Plus I guess I have always been fighting the urge to teach (no way I can be the same as my Mum), so working with children in this way was really appealing. Since beginning my own Creation Station business I have re-discovered my inner child and unlocked my creativity. Each day is exhilarating and rewarding - I just love what I do! There are so many possibilities and opportunities with this business. The future is exciting and I can't wait to grow and reach more children than ever! 

What I did before I ran my own Creation Station. 
Retail Manger for a large nationwide company. 

What I love about running my own Creation Station. 
Getting really silly with the kids! They treat me like a child rather than a grown up and tell me all sorts of things. I love to watch them develop and see them rush to me to show off their wonderful art. 

Something you probably don’t know about me. 
I am a huge HUGE Harry Potter fan! 

Things I love doing. 
Crafting (obviously), books and singing loudly but badly. 

My favourite joke.  
Why are pirates called pirates?  Because the arrrrr! 

My favourite food.  
Cheese.

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What People Say

Excellent 9.9/10

19 reviews on Trustpilot

Jack
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19th Feb

The craft session at the day centre was…a wonderful experience

The craft session at the day centre was a wonderful and enjoyable experience for both my 3 year old son and myself and I would highly recommend other families to take part in this lovely session.

Kirsty
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12th Feb

Amazing loved it Emma is so helpful and …

Amazing loved it Emma is so helpful and makes it’s fun.

Anna
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7th Feb

I did an adult craft night

I did an adult craft night, Lots of fun, great host couldn’t be more friendly or helpful.

Sophie
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26th Jan

Had so much fun!!

Had so much fun!!! The class was well thought out and my daughter loved it and had so much fun. She loved getting messy in the paint and playing in the oats. Would really recommend ?

Emily
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26th Jan

Fantastically organised and fun.

Fantastically organised and fun.

Alexandra
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14th Jan

Fun Fun Fun!

Took my 18 month son to the Friday class in Thame. This was our first visit and he really enjoyed it. A friendly group and Emma was also very friendly and welcoming. I loved the fact that the creations are able to be brought home too. It was great, creative, messy fun that lets then use their imagination.

Louise
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7th Jan

Creation Station Thame

My little girl loved her first visit to the The Creation Station in Thame, she didn’t want to leave! We were both made to feel very welcome. I’d definitely recommend this experience to anyone with toddlers.

Jen
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6th Jan

Really good fun

Really good fun, lovely relaxed environment, would definitely recommend!!

Olivia
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2nd Dec

Brilliant host and lovely relaxed …

Brilliant host and lovely relaxed morning! And lots of media to use

Aimee
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27th Nov

First time at creation station today …

First time at creation station today with my usually outgoing 2.5 year old who is now going through a shy phase. Emma was fantastic and brought some of the messy play to us instead of putting pressure on her to join in. Within a few minutes she was full of confidence and getting stuck in with the others. We'll definitely be back!