Newton Abbot

Address

U3 Greenhill Way Retail Park
Greenhill Way, Kingsteignton
Newton Abbot
TQ12 3SB

Opening hours

Monday
09:00 - 20:00

Tuesday
09:00 - 20:00

Wednesday
09:00 - 20:00

Thursday
09:00 - 20:00

Friday
09:00 - 20:00

Saturday
09:00 - 18:00

Sunday
10:30 - 16:30
0845 051 6594

Contact us

0845 051 6594

Email store

Other stores nearby

There are no other stores within 20 miles.

Store events

  • Knit & Natter

    Date :
    February 24, 2014 to November 24, 2014
    Time :
    10:00-14:00
    Cost :
    Free
    Suitable for :
    Adults

    Come and join our Knit & Natter group every Monday from 10-2pm.

    Teas and coffees are served at midday and anyone is welcome to join in. Whether it's advice you need or your simply just looking for company and creativity then this is ideal for you.

     

  • Evening art group

    Date :
    February 24, 2014 to November 24, 2014
    Time :
    18:00-20:00
    Cost :
    Free
    Suitable for :
    Adults

    This evening group is aimed at adults who love art and enjoy spending time with others who do too.  The group is extremely relaxed and anyone can join in.  Just pop in on a Monday evening between 6-8pm with your art work and get involved.
  • Stitch & Sew

    Date :
    February 27, 2014 to December 25, 2014
    Time :
    10:00-14:00
    Cost :
    Free
    Suitable for :
    Adults

    Stitch and sew is a free group for anyone with an interest in embroidery, tapestry, cross stitch or any sewing in general.  It runs every Thursday and teas and coffees are served at midday so come and join in.
  • Abi's Art School

    Date :
    February 27, 2014 to December 18, 2014
    Time :
    16:45-18:00
    Cost :
    £10.00
    Suitable for :
    Adults

    Abi's art school is a hugely popular after school kids art group we have the pleasure of hosting in store every Thursday.  It is a wonderfully fun group for children ranging between 6-12 years and places are limited so book now to avoid disappointment.  For prices & booking contact Sarah on 01626 210199 or email sarah@abiartskool.com.

    You can also see some of the art group's work instore along our stairs.  There are some devon themed canvases and also the group kindly celebrated our first birthday with us by creating some excellent canvases.

    For more information visit  www.abisartskool.com or www.facebook.com/abisartskool

  • Beading Classes

    Date :
    March 04, 2014 to December 02, 2014
    Time :
    12:00-15:00
    Cost :
    £8.00
    Suitable for :
    Adults

    Our artisan Jal is a fantastic teacher in the art of beading and runs classes on the first Tuesday of every month in store.  These classes have become more and more popular as time goes by and booking is required.  To book contact Jal on 01803 315152 or visit www.jalsbeads.weebly.com for more information.
  • West Country Embroiderers

    Date :
    March 05, 2014 to December 09, 2015
    Time :
    14:00-16:00
    Cost :
    Free
    Suitable for :
    Adults

    Come and join our Westcountry Embroiderers on the first Wednesday of every month for an afternoon of good company & to share a love of embroidery.

    The group is looking for new members so if you are interested then please come down and say hello.

    For more information please pop into store and talk to one of our colleagues or give us a call.

  • Learn to Crochet

    Date :
    March 07, 2014 to December 26, 2014
    Time :
    10:30-12:30
    Cost :
    £10.00
    Suitable for :
    Adults

    This is one of our most popular workshops we run instore.  Whether you are a complete beginner or you just want to refresh your memory then our artisan Louise will show you how.  She now runs two courses on a Friday afternoon on from 10:30 - 12:30pm and 13:00 - 15:00pm but there are limited spaces so book now. 

    To book or for more information contact Louise on 07983332994 or email on lubeelucrafts@boveytracey.net.

  • Learn to Knit

    Date :
    March 07, 2014 to December 26, 2014
    Time :
    17:15-19:15
    Cost :
    £6.00
    Suitable for :
    Adults

    Knitting has become hugely popular again so why not try it for yourself?

    Our local artisan Terri is instore every Friday evening sharing her tips and advice for new beginners or for anyone trying to solve a knitting dilemma.

    To book contact Terri on 07595736489

     

  • Pat Lucas' drawing workshop

    Date :
    March 08, 2014 to December 06, 2014
    Time :
    11:00-15:00
    Cost :
    £10.00
    Suitable for :
    Adults

    Want to learn to draw but just don't know where to start? Then this is a workshop for  you! Our artisan Pat is running workshops on the following Saturdays and only has 6 places on each so book now to avoid disappointment. The dates are March 8th, June 14th, July 5th, August 2nd, September 13th, October 4th, Novemeber 1st & December 6th.  Workshops cost £10 each but all materials are included in the price.

    To book contact Pat on 07594118390 or email patlucasportraits@gmail.com.

  • World Record Pom-Pom Event With The Handmade Fair

    Date :
    May 01, 2014 to September 30, 2014
    Time :
    11:00-15:00
    Cost :
    Free
    Suitable for :
    Adults & Children

    We’ve teamed up with Kirstie Allsopp and Mollie Makes to create the longest string of Pom-Poms and we need you to help make it a record!

    Simply make one or more pom-poms and drop them in the collection box next time you are in store - or join us for an afternoon of pom-pom making!

    All of your pom-poms will all be displayed at the Handmade Fair in September for the official Guinness World Record judgement!...
  • U 2 CAN CRAFT

    Date :
    May 09, 2014 to August 15, 2014
    Time :
    14:00-16:00
    Cost :
    £4.00
    Suitable for :
    Adults & Children

    Come along and join Wendy every other week to have fun making cards and other papercraft activities.

    Classes are availble for the following dates:

    • Scrapbooking - 23rd May
    • Lace - 6th June
    • Flower Making - 20th June
    • Decoupage - 4th July
    • Lucido - 18th July
    • Stencilling - 15th August 

    Feel free to contact Wendy for more information on 01626 833583

  • Kids Summer Crafting Fun

    Date :
    July 05, 2014 to August 24, 2014
    Time :
    11:00-15:00
    Cost :
    Free
    Suitable for :
    Children

    Join us in store for a Summer of kids crafting fun! All activities will take place between 11am and 3pm.
    • Puppet making : Wednesday 02 July
    • Common Wealth Games face painting : Wednesday 09 July
    • Common Wealth Games face painting : Saturday 12 July
    • Common Wealth Games face painting : Sunday 13 July
    • Puppet making : Wednesday 30 July
    • Puppet making : Wednesday 13 August
    • Face Painting : Saturday 16 August
    • Face Painting : Saturday 23 August
    • Puppet making : Wednesday 27 August
    • Face Painting : Saturday 30 August
  • Loom Band Swap Shops

    Date :
    July 19, 2014 to July 26, 2014
    Time :
    11:00-15:00
    Cost :
    Free
    Suitable for :
    Adults & Children

    Join us for our Loom Band Swap Shops throughout July and bring your bands - to swap with other fans!
    • Saturday 12 July
    • Saturday 26 July
  • Docrafts Creativity Essentials for August

    Date :
    August 02, 2014
    Time :
    11:00-15:00
    Cost :
    Free
    Suitable for :
    Adults

    Come and join us for a demonstration of the latest Docrafts Creativity Essentials papercraft range for August.

    Visit us in store between 11am and 3pm as our in store demonstrators share a range of tips, techniques, exciting ideas and a whole range of docrafts products. Learn how to create your very own paper craft creations, what ever your skill level or ability there is something for everyone!
  • Docrafts Creativity Essentials for September

    Date :
    September 13, 2014
    Time :
    11:00-15:00
    Cost :
    Free
    Suitable for :
    Adults

    Come and join us for a demonstration of the latest Docrafts Creativity Essentials papercraft range for September.

    Visit us in store between 11am and 3pm as our in store demonstrators share a range of tips, techniques, exciting ideas and a whole range of docrafts products. Learn how to create your very own paper craft creations, what ever your skill level or ability there is something for everyone!

  • Docrafts Creativity Essentials for October

    Date :
    October 04, 2014
    Time :
    11:00-15:00
    Cost :
    Free
    Suitable for :
    Adults

    Come and join us for a demonstration of the latest Docrafts Creativity Essentials papercraft range for October.

    Visit us in store between 11am and 3pm as our in store demonstrators share a range of tips, techniques, exciting ideas and a whole range of docrafts products. Learn how to create your very own paper craft creations, what ever your skill level or ability there is something for everyone!
  • Docrafts Creativity Essentials for November

    Date :
    November 08, 2014
    Time :
    11:00-15:00
    Cost :
    Free
    Suitable for :
    Adults

    Come and join us for a demonstration of the latest Docrafts Creativity Essentials papercraft range for November.

    Visit us in store between 11am and 3pm as our in store demonstrators share a range of tips, techniques, exciting ideas and a whole range of docrafts products. Learn how to create your very own paper craft creations, what ever your skill level or ability there is something for everyone!
  • Docrafts Creativity Essentials for December

    Date :
    December 06, 2014
    Time :
    11:00-15:00
    Cost :
    Free
    Suitable for :
    Adults

    Come and join us for a demonstration of the latest Docrafts Creativity Essentials papercraft range for December.

    Visit us in store between 11am and 3pm as our in store demonstrators share a range of tips, techniques, exciting ideas and a whole range of docrafts products. Learn how to create your very own paper craft creations, what ever your skill level or ability there is something for everyone!

Meet the team

Hobbycraft Newton Abbot

If you haven't already experienced Hobbycraft Newton Abbot, prepare to be amazed! With more than 35,000 products for 250 inspirational activities and hundreds of exciting ideas, you'll discover everything you need to get crafty. Including :

  • Art materials
  • Kids crafts
  • Home crafts
  • Baking
  • Paper crafts
  • Knit and stitch
  • Jewellery making

And, when it comes to organising a party and adding a personal touch your wedding, you'll find all of your favourite brands and everything you need.

In the meantime, check out our website - you can research the items you’re looking for then pop your postcode in the box provided and we’ll check if we have it in stock.

Come back to this page for updates on events we will be running soon in store and then pop by to get crafty with us!

See you soon

Tina and the Team 
Store Manager
Hobbycraft Newton Abbot

Our charity

Together for Short Lives logo

Together for Short Lives new window is our chosen charity. They are the voice for children, young people who are not expected to live to reach adulthood, and their families. They exist to make sure that these families have the best quality care and support wherever they live and for as long as they need it.

You can find out more about this wonderful children's charity and donate on the Together for Short Lives new window website, or Like them on Facebook new window and follow them on Twitter new window.

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Visit us

  1. From Torbay :
    1. Take the A3022 and join the A380.
    2. At the Penn Inn Roundabout, turn left on to the A381 towards the town centre.
    3. Follow the road around to the right and take the first left towards the station.
    4. At the next junction, turn right and continue to the roundabout taking the third exit towards the racecourse.
    5. Hobbycraft will be on your right, after the racecourse.
  2. From Exeter :
    1. Take the M5 South towards Torquay.
    2. Keep to the right-hand side and join the A38 (A380).
    3. Then go into into the left-hand lane onto the A380.
    4. Continue for roughly six miles and take the B3195 towards Kingsteignton.
    5. Take the left fork and continue to the mini roundabout taking the second exit.
    6. Hobbycraft will be on your left-hand side.
  3. From Plymouth :
    1. Take the A38 towards Exeter.
    2. Take the Drumbridges turn-off towards Newton Abbot.
    3. At the Roundabout, take the fourth exit and keep to the left at the mini roundabout.
    4. Continue for three miles and then take the first exit on the roundabout towards the racecourse.
    5. Hobbycraft will be on your right, after the racecourse.