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If searching for beautiful and individual Christening gifts, look no further than Crafty Monkey Pottery Studio near Cambridge.  We specialise in painting personalised ceramic gifts that make great keepsakes!  Or if you live locally you can choose to paint your own pottery gift or gift a voucher or ecard so the parents can get a handprint or footprint ceramic keepsake made!​

Celebrate the joy of a Christening with a unique and personalized ceramic gift from Crafty Monkey Pottery Studio – a lasting memory for a special occasion.

Popular Christening Gift Ideas:

  • Personalized Plates: A beautifully decorated plate with the baby's name and Christening date makes a lovely keepsake that can be displayed proudly.

  • Handprint and Footprint Impressions: Capture the tiny handprints and footprints of the baby in ceramic, creating a touching memento that parents will cherish forever.

  • Custom Mugs: Perfect for godparents or grandparents, our custom mugs can be personalised with names, dates, and special messages, making them a thoughtful and practical gift.

  • Decorative Plaques: Elegant ceramic plaques with intricate designs and personalized inscriptions are perfect for hanging in the nursery or any special place in the home.

  • Photo Frames: Frame a photo from the Christening day in a beautifully decorated ceramic frame, personalised with names and dates.

Paint or Commission us to Paint a Special  Ceramic Christening Gift or Gift a Voucher

Ceramic Christening Gift Ideas

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Personalised Pottery Christening Gift Options


Paint your own Christening gift

Come and paint your own ceramic Christening gift in three simple steps:

1) Book a pottery painting session or order a Take Out Kit online.

Choose from: a wide range of ceramic items, including plates, mugs, photo frames, vases, pottery crosses and decorative plaques. Whatever your style or preference, we have the perfect piece to commemorate the Christening. 

2) Paint your piece and add a personal touch to your gift with custom names, dates, and special messages

3) Once painted items need to be left with us for 10-14 days or opt for our speedy firing fee where it's possible to get it in 3-5 days.


We can paint your Christening gift 

Let us help you create a beautiful and meaningful Christening gift that will be treasured for a lifetime.

How to Order Personalised Pottery:
  1. Browse our selection of ceramic items and choose the perfect piece you would like us to personalise for your Christening gift.

  2. Drop us an email with custom details, such as names, dates, and any special messages and details about your ideas - feel free to send pictures if there's something specific you want.  Our friendly team will help you with any questions and ensure your gift is as you envision.

  3. Pick Up or Delivery: Once your custom piece is ready, you can book a pick up slot to collect from our studio in St. Neots or we can post it to you.


Gift a Voucher or Gift Card

Crafty Monkey Gift Vouchers or E Gift Cards make great Christenting presents as the parents can book a session to get their baby's hand and footprint immortilised on a piece of pottery, or make ceramic imprints, plaster 2D outprints or 3D casts.


Baby prints on pottery can be transformed and decorated to become a variety of adorable images and designs such as butterflies or flowers.

If you can't find what you are looking for on our website drop us an email.  We're always happy to bring your ideas to life! 

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