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Arts and Crafts in the Brecon Beacons 

The Web Brecon Beacons
Joan Hammond
watercolour, oil and acrylic paints of the welsh landscape. Tel/Fax: 01874 665365

Dragon’s Way Hilda Benham, pastels and watercolours of local scenes. Tel: 01874 610002

Pip Woolf paints in oils, commissions,  have included landscapes, abstract images and portraits of pedigree cattle. Tel/fax: 01874 730995

Latifah Silks painting and dyeing of silk scarves, ties, wall hangings and framed pictures. Tel: 01874 658317

Matthew Tomalin individual Sculpture and vessels in cast iron. Tel/Fax: 01874 665483

Bronllys Forge  an old-fashioned Blacksmith's Shop. making individual pieces of hand wrought ironwork. The Marish, Bronllys, Nr Brecon, LD3 0LL Tel: 01874 711544

Igam-Ogam traditional re-upholstery and chair caning, furniture restoration, chair rushing and soft furnishings. J.W. & K. Gardiner7 Bell Street, Talgarth, Powys, LD3 0BP. Tel: 01874 711270 or 07970 010977

Rohana Hutchings willow baskets for a wide variety of domestic uses. Tel: 01874 625420

Beacons Crafts shop featuring the work of over forty gifted local crafts people. Beacons Crafts Bethal Square, Brecon. Tel: 01874 625706

The Old School - Art Gallery & Craft Centre with Victorian Tea Rooms. Also Antiques section. The Old School, Defynnog, Nr Brecon, Powys. LD3 8SL.
Tel: 01874 638919 Fax: 01792 846359

Christine Scurr Artist & Picture Framer Inspired by the natural beauty of the Welsh Borders the current Celtic series is based upon ancient Celtic designs. The Manse - Bwlch - Powys - LD3 7HJ - Wales.

Brecknock Guild Of Spinners, 
Weavers & Dyers
display of the work of professionals and amateurs who specialise in textile crafts

Susan Gunn display and sale of highly original watercolours and hand painted batik work by this local artist. Flat 3A, Berkeley Place, Castle Street, Brecon, LD3 9BY Tel: 01874 625339

Court Cupboard Craft Centre coffee shop, craft demonstrations and exhibition area of ceramics, painting, jewellery, wood-turning, ironwork, furniture and textiles run by crafts people living and working in the Black Mountains locality.

Usk Valley Textiles  a collective of group of textile artists working at home. Ashford House, half a mile south of Talybont-on-Usk on the Llangynidr Road. Tel:- 01874 676271

Theatr Brycheiniog Canal Wharf, Brecon  Tel: (01874) 611622gallery containing a variety of local artists and crafts makers.

Brecknock Museum & Art Gallery changing exhibitions of local artists work. Captain’s Walk, Brecon, (01874) 624121

Gena Davies is a photographer of original images of local landscapes and the Brecon Jazz Festival. Tel: 01874 623656

Mark Hancock, High quality bowls and vessels designed from local timbers. Tuition in woodturning available. The Forge, The Estate Yard, Glanusk Park, Crickhowell, Powys, NP8 1LP Tel: 07747 195404 email

Sioni Rhys - Handweavers The traditional Carthen or throw is woven in pure wool to modern designs. Tel: 01873 890441  

The North hay and Talgarth:
Nick Wilson Artistic Blacksmith Old Barn Forge - Hardwicke - Hay-on-Wye - Hereford HR3 5HA Tel: +44 (0)1497-831222   Fax: +44 (0)1497-831599 email

Rogues Gallery collective of local artists and craftspeople.  pottery; a range of woodcraft including turning, green woodwork, hurdle making and furniture restoration; greeting cards; woollens; glassware; sign writing; painting; rag rugs and more. 2 Broad Street, Hay-on-Wye Tel: 01497 821677

The Great English Outdoors, Eccentric Antiques for Eclectic Collectors, Athene English, Mortimer House, Castle Street, Hay on Wye, Herefordshire, HR3 5DF, United Kingdom Tel: 01497 821205 Fax: 01497 821642

Ann Norris & Paul Norris Freelance Writers, Ann Norris, Bryngolwg, Boughrood, Powys LD3 0BQ. 01874 754 454 Paul Norris, 3 The Row, Sutton Road, Walpole Cross Keys, Norfolk, PE 34 4HD. O1553 827 508.

Bordercraft - Making Wood Work
is dedicated to the design and production of solid hardwood domestic artefacts to the highest possible standards. Bordercraft, Old Forge, Peterchurch, Herefordshire HR2 OSD • United Kingdom Tel: (01981) 550251 • Fax: (01981) 550552 • email:

Pyramidion Classical Statuary, P.O. Box 3, Hay-on-Wye, Hereford, HR3 5YA
United Kingdom Tel. +44 1497 847171 Fax: +44 1497 847063 Email: 

Satori wind chimes, gentle music, scented candles, hand-made jewellery, beautiful crystals. Craft Centre, Oxford Road, Hay-on-Wye HR3 5DG United Kingdom
Tel. (01497) 821316

Jo Lord Ceramics, a wide range of decorative earthenware pottery and a selection of hand decorated tiles. Hay Craft Centre • Oxford Road, Hay-on-Wye, Hereford HR3 5DG Tel: 01497 821434 • Mobile: 0831 609889 email:

Brook Street Pottery, Terracotta workshop & Studio, Brook Street - Hay on Wye
Hereford - HR3 5BQ

Bowie and Hulbert offers a range of contemporary ceramics, jewellery, textiles and metalwork from Britain's leading makers, 5 Market Street, Hay on Wye, Hereford - HR3 5AF

The Craft Centre, Oxford Road, Hay-on-Wye, Herefordshire, HR3 5DG , United Kingdom.

Erwood Station Craft Centre work of local arts and crafts-people for sale - daily craft demonstrations. Telephone for precise location - by the River Wye in old rural railway station. Tel: 01982 560674

From The Wood David Woodward, skilled woodturner, workshop and gallery. The Craft Centre, Studio 6, Oxford Road, Hay-on-Wye, Hereford, HR3 1XX Tel: 01497 821355

The Haymakers co-operative of professional designer-makers at Hay-on-Wye., St. John's Place, Hay-on-Wye, Hereford, HR3 5BN
Tel: 01497 820556

Inge Wright is an artist and printmaker living near Abergavenny. Commissions undertaken. e-mail:  Tel: 01981240293

N. C. Kerner Blacksmith & Engineer, can produce & repair most items, from a catch to a cattle grid, in my well-equipped machine shop. Wyekern, Whitney-on-Wye, Herefordshire HR3 6EW • United Kingdom
Telephone : (01497) 831613 • Fax (01497) 831612

Brian Platt Cartoons, Design Studio, Hay-on-Wye, Herefordshire HR3 5DG. United Kingdom. Tel./Fax. (01497) 820454

Treetrogs Pottery Sandra Hale makes pots and planters for home and garden, and runs pottery workshops and courses to suit the needs of individual groups. Tel: 01982 560678,  

Black Mountain - The Wild West:

Black Mountain Gallery
is owned and run by mother-and-son artistic team Muriel and Mark Williams. They produce and sell PRINTS, PAINTINGS AND SCULPTURE. It is located on the site of a former engineering complex and car dealership in the village of Cwmllynfell in the Swansea Valley.

Dinefwr Craft Centre, At the Old Market, Llandovery Town Centre. The Dinefwr Craft Centre lies in the centre of this old market town. A number of crafts people sell a range of products including oak furniture, build by traditional methods, unusual papier-mâché dishes, welsh love spoons and more.

Crafts Alive! of unusual craftwork from our 60+ artists who live within 20 miles of Llandeilo. 74 Rhosmaen Street, Llandeilo, SA19 6EN
Tel: 01558 822883

Julie Barnett is a creative commercial photographer, greetings cards, postcards, and stained glass and portraiture. Design Photography Promotion, 85 Cyfyng Road, Ystalyfera, Swansea SA9 2BT
Tel/Fax: 01639 842918

M & T Broadleaf Toys A selection of hand crafted natural wooden products. Unit 11, Llandeilo Road Industrial Estate, Llandybie, SA18 3JG
Tel: 01269 851500

Alison Knight highly original Ceramics, Jewellery and Painted Linen Tel/Fax: 01639 830454

Laurence Gray  paints the cottages and mountains of Wales. Tel: 01639 730151


The Kilvert Gallery, Independent Contemporary Art Gallery housed in the former home of Victorian diarist the Reverend Francis Kilvert in the village of Clyro, near Hay-on-Wye. Ashbrook House Clyro, Hay-on-Wye, Hereford HR3 5RZ•Tel/Fax: 01497 820831 

Sable & Hogg Gallery, 2, Castle Street, Brecon, Powys, LD3 9DD 01874-625901 Original paintings by local professional artists, picture framing and renovation.

The Country Artist Internet Gallery, The Craft Centre, Oxford Road, Hay-on-Wye, Herefordshire, HR3 5DG , United Kingdom.

The North:

Sue Hiley Harris  - textile artist & supplier of silk. The Mill, Tregoyd Mill, Three Cocks, Brecon, LD3 0SW
Tel/Fax: 01497 847421

Ruth Hargest Postcards, Greetings Cards, Framed Photographs, Coasters, Tablemats and Calendars available in shops within the area. Tel: 01982 560627

Edward Folkard F.R.B.S sculptor in clay of the human form up to life-size. 56 Market Street, Builth Wells, LD2 3EF
Tel: 01982 552595

Ewa Mann Paintings and drawings in pastel. Court Cottage, Glascwm, LD1 5SE Tel: 01982 570479

Black Mountain Pottery  Llanlieu Court, Nr. Talgarth, Powys LD3 0EB Tel: 01874 711518 Visitors are welcome at this beautifully situated small pottery workshop in the  Black Mountains. The pots made are for garden and domestic use, and decorated a distinctive style.

Marieanne Griffiths Great -granddaughter of 
Eric Gill
offers a wide selection of artwork. Pen, Ink, Watercolour Oil or Acrylic Paintings, Pictures, Pots, Cards, Cartoons.  Book Illustration, Business Promotional Artwork, Commissions Taken. Olde Oak House, Llanfihangel, Tal-y-llyn, Brecon, LD3 7TN Tel: 01874 658591 Fax: 01874 658142


Byrgwm Products A large range of wood-turned products from a variety of Welsh hardwoods. Byrgwm Products Workshop, Ty Byrgwm, Upper Llanover, Abergavenny Tel: 01873 880725

The Gallery Valerie Green’s work reflects her love of the local landscape, its flora and fauna.  Paintings, pyrograved woodware or ceramic tile murals. Gallery & workshop at Pen-y-Coed, Beaufort Road, Llangattock, Crickhowell, Powys, NP8 1HU. Tel: 01873 810040

Janet Weight Reed Watercolours appoint only. Old School, Brecon Road, Crickhowell, Powys, LD8 1DG Tel/Fax: 01873 812232,

Cellar Gallery unusual converted cider cellar houses a collection of paintings and prints. The Cellar Gallery, Grove Farm, Walterstone, HR2 ODX
Tel: 01873 890293

Penyclawdd Court Grade 1 medieval Manor House Moated Norman Motte and Bailey Herb Garden. Using a traditional stillroom, they have revived the old household skills to manufacture and produce a range of Naturiol unique products  using of traditional herbs. Limited opening check for details. Llanfihangel Crucorney, Abergavenny, NP7 7LB, Tel: 01873 890719 Fax: 01873 890848

Downey Barn Gallery  visits by appointment - unusual collection of work by the Artist Caroline Downey. Rustic wire sculptures & ‘Sculptured Board’ paintings, prints. The Coach House, Cwmyoy, Abergavenny NP7 7NT 
Tel: 01873 890993

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