The Makers

The Makers A unique crafts gallery, showcasing artisan creations from talented artists and craftspeople

It’s the last day of the Open Studios today!Come along between 10am and 5pm, and enjoy all the wonderful exhibits here…B...
27/05/2024

It’s the last day of the Open Studios today!
Come along between 10am and 5pm, and enjoy all the wonderful exhibits here…
Barbara and Ali are stewarding today, so you’re assured of a warm welcome on our last day in this current location before we prepare for relocating!

26/05/2024

We have some bittersweet news for you…

We are relocating, so we will be temporarily closed… Monday 27th May is your opportunity to come and visit and pick up those lovely handmade items you have had your eye on 😊

The little video has some more details… and you’ll see some of us at Craft Renaissance of course!

A VERY big THANK YOU to you all for your support so far… as soon as we have confirmation, we’ll let you know the exciting plans!

What a lovely day, perfect for the first day of the Open Studios art trail!We are venue 17, in Monk Street, just a few s...
25/05/2024

What a lovely day, perfect for the first day of the Open Studios art trail!
We are venue 17, in Monk Street, just a few steps away from Louise Collis - Artist!

There’s also a Steam Rally in Bailey Park, so there will be something for everyone to do !

We are open 10am to 5pm from today , Sunday and Monday 🙌🏼

Today’s stewards are Fran Phillips and Jen Keen.
Fran grows the most exquisite flowers, and creates both fresh and forever bouquets, wreaths, and posies, as well as pressed flower prints and cards!

Jen is an eco-lampshade maker, repurposing and restoring old lamp shades, using upcycled and vintage fabrics!

Many thanks to Oriel Cric Gallery for organising a fantastic weekend as usual!

Pick up your brochures and maps from our gallery too.

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We are open until 5pm today!Come along and see our new displays, and join in with The Big Doodle!Lulworth House, Monk St...
24/05/2024

We are open until 5pm today!

Come along and see our new displays, and join in with The Big Doodle!

Lulworth House, Monk Street, always a warm welcome!

19/05/2024

Open Studios next weekend! You'll find my book thistles at The Makers at Craft Renaissance near Usk, and origami bird cards at The Makers in Abergavenny ❤️

We may be closed today for some maintenance, but behind the scenes we are also very busy preparing for all these event t...
18/05/2024

We may be closed today for some maintenance, but behind the scenes we are also very busy preparing for all these event too!
Many of our members will be taking part, and you are all welcome too!

Please scroll through and find out more about what’s happening in Abergavenny… and please share 🙏🏼💛

Apologies for us not opening - however we will be back open tomorrow, Sunday 19th
18/05/2024

Apologies for us not opening - however we will be back open tomorrow, Sunday 19th

Good morning!Welcome to the Makerss craft Gallery this lovely Friday morning …Today’s steward is Miriam Vincent,  whose ...
17/05/2024

Good morning!
Welcome to the Makerss craft Gallery this lovely Friday morning …

Today’s steward is Miriam Vincent, whose bright and beautiful paintings bring a smile to your face with their happiness and joy !

Today we are open until 5 pm so do call and see all the beautiful displays from a group of Makers… and don’t forget to pop the dates of the art Trail and open studios weekend at the end of the month into your diaries!

Thursday at The Makers in Monk Street, and today your steward is Sarah Lamb, whose semi abstract paintings depict our su...
16/05/2024

Thursday at The Makers in Monk Street, and today your steward is Sarah Lamb, whose semi abstract paintings depict our surrounding landscapes.

Call in between 10:30 and 4:00 to see all the amazing work here!

We are rather excited about the open studios, and busy tidying and restocking our crafts gallery!Todays steward, Claire,...
15/05/2024

We are rather excited about the open studios, and busy tidying and restocking our crafts gallery!

Todays steward, Claire, has a riot of hand-dyed yarns on display - Antidote Yarns and Designs

Come and meander our three rooms of beauty!

Open today 10:30am until 4:00pm

Welcome to Tuesday at The Makers!Today Robin of  is stewarding - Robin creates these quirky, cute creatures, absolutely ...
14/05/2024

Welcome to Tuesday at The Makers!

Today Robin of is stewarding - Robin creates these quirky, cute creatures, absolutely adorable!

It’s Sunday, a lovely day for visiting our crafts gallery in Monk Street, where you’ll find beautiful displays from all ...
12/05/2024

It’s Sunday, a lovely day for visiting our crafts gallery in Monk Street, where you’ll find beautiful displays from all of our makers…

Barbara Bromhead-Wragg is stewarding today… her nature photography brings a glimpse of nature to any room!

We are open 11-4 today, see you soon!

Good morning from The Makers!Meander down to Monk street - pop into the Tithe Barn, then the studio of Louise Collis - A...
11/05/2024

Good morning from The Makers!

Meander down to Monk street - pop into the Tithe Barn, then the studio of Louise Collis - Artist , and then into our crafts gallery, where 30 makers have their fabulous work exhibited, including todays steward, Debbie of Hotchi Witchi

We are so excited to be part of this fabulous event ! The open studios/art trail organised by Oriel Cric Gallery… we are...
10/05/2024

We are so excited to be part of this fabulous event ! The open studios/art trail organised by Oriel Cric Gallery… we are looking forward to sharing the fun with our Monk Street neighbour Louise Collis - Artist too, as well as the other local venues!

We’ll be signposting visitors to our sister gallery too of course, The Makers at Craft Renaissance ,
just down the road from Chapel Cottage Studio !

You can follow the maps and brochures online or pick up a copy from us or from Crickhowell 🙌🏼

Welcome to our crafts gallery this Friday!In the 15 months we have been here, we have continued our ethos (over 6 years ...
10/05/2024

Welcome to our crafts gallery this Friday!

In the 15 months we have been here, we have continued our ethos (over 6 years now!) that embraces all genres and celebrates art and craft in its wonderful creations!

Today Fran Philips will be stewarding.
Fran has her own cutting gardens, growing each bloom organically, foraging for complimentary stems and grasses too.
Whether fresh, everlasting or both, her displays are always stunning.

Come along and visit today (we are open until 5pm) , and see all our makers’ work for yourselves!

A tour in photographs! Look at all the stunning displays here at The Makers… we are so lucky to have so many talented ma...
09/05/2024

A tour in photographs!

Look at all the stunning displays here at The Makers… we are so lucky to have so many talented makers 👏🏼

- perfect day for visiting The Makers craft gallery!Today, Emma Bevan - Woven Earth Studio is stewarding, and you’ll fin...
09/05/2024

- perfect day for visiting The Makers craft gallery!

Today, Emma Bevan - Woven Earth Studio is stewarding, and you’ll find all the work from our 30 maker members looking very beautiful upon their displays…

Welcome to Wednesday at our quirky and beautiful crafts gallery!Today your steward is the irrepressible Miriam Vincent! ...
08/05/2024

Welcome to Wednesday at our quirky and beautiful crafts gallery!

Today your steward is the irrepressible Miriam Vincent! Her art evokes joy, of nature, and of life, and brings a little piece of happiness wherever it is displayed.

Come and visit the crafts gallery today, and discover all the amazing work of all our members.

Good morning!Ease out of the bank holiday with a visit to the quirky Georgian rooms full of beautiful arts and crafts, h...
07/05/2024

Good morning!

Ease out of the bank holiday with a visit to the quirky Georgian rooms full of beautiful arts and crafts, here at The Makers in Abergavenny…

Janet Chaplin is your steward today - you’ll find her sketching or maybe painting too!

We are open from 10:30 until 4:00…

Welcome to our crafts gallery this Sunday!Treat yourself to a visit - you’ll find us on Monk Street and we are open toda...
05/05/2024

Welcome to our crafts gallery this Sunday!
Treat yourself to a visit - you’ll find us on Monk Street and we are open today from 11am to 4pm.

Today, your steward is Angie Lee; Angie uses sustainable materials in her work, creating beautiful items that connect us with nature.

Enjoy an inspiring wander through the crafts gallery … look forward to seeing you!

This Friday, treat yourself to a visit to our vibrant and unique crafts gallery on Monk Street!Open Tuesdays to Sundays,...
03/05/2024

This Friday, treat yourself to a visit to our vibrant and unique crafts gallery on Monk Street!

Open Tuesdays to Sundays, with our maker members taking turns to steward, you’ll always be sure of discovering amazing arts, crafts, cards… perfect ideas for all kinds of occasions…

Today, Claire of Antidote Yarns and Designs is stewarding , with some very beautiful hand dyed yarn!

Look forward to seeing you soon!

Wednesday at The Makers… you are in for a treat, as Janet Chaplin is stewarding, and you fund her painting or sketching!...
01/05/2024

Wednesday at The Makers… you are in for a treat, as Janet Chaplin is stewarding, and you fund her painting or sketching!

We are open 10:30 until 4:00, so pop by!

Not long now!
30/04/2024

Not long now!

The to will officially start tomorrow with 24 venues and 24 days during which to share them all! This poster features a handful of them Martin Truefitt-Baker Art The Frogmore Street Gallery The Makers Cwmdu Studios Lee Wright who will be at the Priory Centre in and Arts

Tuesday, a nice buzzy day in town, with Abergavenny Market open all day too!Just 2 minutes walk from the Market Hall is ...
30/04/2024

Tuesday, a nice buzzy day in town, with Abergavenny Market open all day too!

Just 2 minutes walk from the Market Hall is our unique crafts gallery in its Georgian building, with the work of 30 talented makers on display for all our visitors!

Today, Debbie Lear of HotchiWitchi is stewarding … maybe we’ll find her sketching too, ready for her next painting?

Come along and enjoy the welcoming peaceful atmosphere…

Hi friends! 🤩I need a tiny favour! 🥰If you could share this exciting and fun little event by sharing this poster, ooh an...
29/04/2024

Hi friends! 🤩

I need a tiny favour! 🥰

If you could share this exciting and fun little event by sharing this poster, ooh and if you are able, also buying a ticket if close enough to Abergavenny, then I will be VERY grateful and probably offer more hugs than appropriate, and/or a glass of fizz!

Thank you!!

Ticket link also handy … just copy and paste all my blurb or share the whole post 😍😍😍

eventbrite.com/e/883948763547?aff=oddtdtcreator

PS by doing so, you are helping us run a completely free, one day Abergavenny Arts Festival, with all activities free too… inclusivity and community and creativity are so important! 💜👏🏼💜

Good morning from The Makers on Monk Street!Here are come other examples of Faye’s work ( Ether Silver and Home ) - beau...
28/04/2024

Good morning from The Makers on Monk Street!

Here are come other examples of Faye’s work ( Ether Silver and Home ) - beautiful sustainable textiles and hand turned wood, all perfect pieces for the home and for gifts!

In each room here, you’ll discover arts and crafts, made with love and hard work by all our talented makers…

We are open today, Sunday, from 11am to 4pm, and look forward to seeing you!

Good morning from The Makers on Monk Street! This weekend, our fabulous wood turner is stewarding both days, so you’ll h...
27/04/2024

Good morning from The Makers on Monk Street!

This weekend, our fabulous wood turner is stewarding both days, so you’ll have plenty of opportunities to stop by and ask about Faye’s work…

We are open Saturday 10.30 until 4.00, and on Sunday between 11.00 and 4.00…

See you soon!

Wednesday at The Makers in Monk Street…  our recycled pottery jewellery maker is stewarding today, with some fabulous ne...
24/04/2024

Wednesday at The Makers in Monk Street… our recycled pottery jewellery maker is stewarding today, with some fabulous new creations!

Treat yourself to a midweek wander, and see which makers’ work grabs your attention today…

Tuesday… a busy market day for our town!Treat yourself to the joyful calm of our crafts gallery on Monk Street, just aro...
23/04/2024

Tuesday… a busy market day for our town!
Treat yourself to the joyful calm of our crafts gallery on Monk Street, just around the corner from the Market Hall, and discover all our fabulous creations… the work of 30 makers!

Today, Malcolm Drysdale is stewarding … you’ll find his paintings and photography in the Blorenge Room…

The printed versions will arrive at the end of the month - sneak preview on the online version though!Both The Makers an...
22/04/2024

The printed versions will arrive at the end of the month - sneak preview on the online version though!

Both The Makers and The Makers at Craft Renaissance galleries (and the Mskers Studio at Craft Renaissance) will be participating , you’ll find our pages and information inside this fabulous guide…

Organised by Suzette and the team at Oriel Cric Gallery, very many thanks to them!

Please do visit, and/or share this link, thank you!

Read Crickhowell Open Studios 2024 Guide by AW Graphic Design on Issuu and browse thousands of other publications on our platform. Start here!

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Lulworth House
Abergavenny
NP75NP

Opening Hours

Tuesday 10:30am - 4:30pm
Wednesday 10:30am - 4:30pm
Thursday 10:30am - 4:30pm
Friday 10:30am - 4:30pm
Saturday 10:30am - 4:30pm
Sunday 10:30am - 4:30pm

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+447496819093

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The Makers’ Mezzanine is proud to exhibit both traditional and contemporary art and craft alongside each other, and aims to give visitors and patrons a unique experience. You will discover established and emerging artisans, and will be assured of finding a perfect gift each time you visit, whether as a little treat, or to add to a collection. You can find refreshments and lunch in the downstairs cafe. You will also be able to book workshops and classes with some of the Makers.

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