Bespoke Play Areas
Using Natural Materials

Tel: 01204 840 284

Discover Play Imagine – Natural Play Areas

As an award winning, family run business, we make it our aim to provide the highest quality outdoor play equipment for educational settings and private residences. Our installations overflow with natural resources which allow children of all ages the opportunity to express themselves. The potential for learning has no limit in our tailor made play spaces where minds have the scope to imagine and bodies the freedom to move.

Each play space we design and install are completely unique but to get some idea of the designs available please check out our pictures, write ups and testimonials or get in touch via telephone, email or social media.

We look forward to hearing from you.
Olly and the Cool canvas team.

An Award Winning Team

Accreditations, Awards & Featured On TV

Registered with CRB

Registered with CHAS

Green Business of the Year 2015

Featured in Daily Mail

As seen on Channel 4

As seen on ITV


Our Recent Projects


What Our Clients Say


‘We started plans for our brand new setting, we wanted to ensure our outside area had the WOW factor. Cool Canvas was always the company we wanted to choose. We had seen much of their work at the Nursery World show and with TTS. We met with Oliver and knew immediately we had made the right decision. Oliver’s enthusiasm and ideas blew us away, we soon had an amazing design on our desks. The design was clear and easy to understand, Oliver was keen for us to be 100% happy and spoke to us and redesigned until we were all [...]


Nicole Politis, Director of Portico Nursery group  

Cool Canvas has worked on many creative projects at Grosvenor Nursery School in Bolton for a number of years. They have led and developed exciting and challenging construction projects with our very young children, such as our 'Insect Hotel' and wall sculptures. Oliver enthusiastically involves the children in all aspects of the projects and they love working with him, as he allows them to develop their own ideas and he encourages independent learning. I would recommend Oliver's talents to any school [...]


Maureen Vickers   

I found cool canvas on the internet. Our Reception outdoor area was a mess and it was a real awkward space to work with. I knew we didn’t want playground type apparatus. We wanted a natural more investigative area. That’s exactly what I searched for when I came across cool canvas. The fact that it was a local small family business appealed to us and when Oliver came to do his initial consultation, we knew we had found the right company! He had great ideas of what to do in the space. He listened to our thoughts and had designed [...]


Helen Elfassy and the early years team at BJCFPS