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.

Holiday Hours

Good Friday
Normal opening hours
Saturday 19 April
Normal opening hours
Easter Sunday
CLOSED
Easter Monday
09:00 - 18:00

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.

  • Easter Demonstrations

    Date :
    March 09, 2014 to April 19, 2014
    Time :
    11:00-15:00
    Cost :
    Free
    Suitable for :
    Adults & Children

    Celebrate the arrival of daffodils, baby lambs and all things chocolatey by joining us for one of our Easter demonstrations. Whether you're a card maker or a crocheter, an adult or a child, we've got something just for you.

    Demos for adults:
    • 9th March: Easter Card Making
    • 30th March: Easter Crochet
    • 13th April: Easter Wreath Demo

    Demos for Kids:
    • 7th – 11th April: Easter Holidays Kids Demos
    • 14th – 19th April: Easter Holidays Kids Demos
    Please call ahead before travelling to check the event is going ahead as planned.
  • 'Be Outside the Box' Weaving Classes

    Date :
    May 11, 2014 to May 25, 2014
    Time :
    10:00-15:00
    Cost :
    £8.00
    Suitable for :
    Adults

    Our latest workshop run by Isabelle is exploring the art of weaving.  She will be running two workshops on Sunday the 11th May & Sunday 25th May from 10am - 3pm.  
    Isabelle is a fantastic and enthusiastic teacher and spaces are limited so book now by emailing beoutsidethebox@tesco.net .  All materials are included.

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.