Crafts & Creativity

Create and Paint is a creative studio, gift shop and café located in Darlington’s bustling town centre.

Our doors are open to people of all ages, abilities and interests. Whether you’re keen to paint, decopatch, foam clay an object, or even create a teddy, this is the place for you!

Create A Teddy Party

We are taking bookings for your very own “Create A Teddy” party for groups of up to 10.

There are 4 sets of 3 Teddies to choose from (agreed at time of booking). The Stuffing and a heart are provided, plus a T-shirt for the children to design for their Teddy!


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Foam Clay

Personalised Gifts

We now provide a beautiful selection of personalised gifts!

From hand prints, foot prints, signatures and scribbles, we can add them all to our ranges of plates, dishes, pots and everything else.