Events & Visitors

Events and Crafts at Afonwen Antique Centre
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Please telephone for details of more demonstrations and exhibitions. We have a continuous calendar of events throughout the year. If you are a local artist or crafts person and wish to display and demonstrate at the centre please contact Janet or Adrian.

Afonwen Craft & Antique Centre. Open Tuesday to Sunday, 9.30 to 5.30

Telephone centre : 01352 720965

Restaurant : 01352 720797

Events diary

July

10th & 11th July
Elaine has a large and varied collection of handmade jewellery, which make beautiful gifts, in many different styles and stones, whilst Helen makes lovely stitch work items, to include soft furnishings, curtains and blinds, which can be made to order. The ladies will be busy working both these days, and are very happy to take commissions, chat and discuss any ideas you may have.
12th July
Sue has some lovely stitch work items, all made with many different fabrics, and consist of bunting, cushions and some very cute material dolls.
13th July
Kay has an ever growing collection of hand made jewellery, gifts and accessories, made with many different beads and stones, some being semi precious, and others made with Swarofski crystals.
17th & 18th July
Jackie has some gorgeous pieces of handmade jewellery, which can be altered to fit, plus she is able to do some repairs on your own Jewellery. Jackie is happy to take commissions, and she will be busy making new pieces whilst here at the centre.
19th & 20th July
Huw has some very interesting drawings, which are all carried out using pen and ink. They include transport, places of interest and some pet portraits, which Huw is happy to chat about and take commissions if required.
21st & 22nd July
Julia makes jewellery, with an assortment of materials, to include semi-precious gemstones, mixed beads and textiles, with all pieces being handmade and unique, along with hand crafted cards and numerous objects d'art, including paintings, drawings, painted bowls and trinket boxes.
24th July
Handmade jewellery, made from resin, fused glass, and some which is braided. The girls also make some lovely handmade cards, felt brooches and key charms.
26th & 27th July
Liz will be with us today with her fabulous collection of handmade bags, fascinators and accessories. These all come in beautiful colours and fabrics, and are perfect for weddings and race days. Liz will be available to discuss any ideas you may have, or just feel free to come in and browse.
28th & 29th July
All of Marie's work is handmade and created from her original designs. They include statues, bowls, wall plaques featuring dragons, wolves, fairies and other mythical creatures to name but a few. In addition to these, Marie has some silk and gemstone jewellery, made with rare and unusual stones.
31st July
Di makes some wonderful stitch work items, as well as handmade felt bags and gifts and some crochet and knitted pieces.

August

2nd & 3rd August
Sandra will be making her wonderful Eco silver jewellery, where she hammers, cuts and twists, making unusual pieces.
4th & 5th August
Encaustic Art with Linda Morris - Linda uses special irons and hot wax, which she then glides across special paper, to create stunning fantasy pictures. Some of Linda's work is embellished with pretty crystals, which really are unusual and that little bit different!!
7th & 8th August
Jackie will be busy making her lovely jewellery, using different beads, stones and crystals, with some items having matching pieces making a lovely gift. Jackie has a large and varied collection, which caters for many ages and tastes.
11th & 12th August
Fused glass has been fired in a kiln, to allow two or more layers to melt together. Firing at a low temperature is called slumping, where the glass will slump into or drape over a mould, thereby creating a pre-determined shape. The girls have some lovely pendants, plates, bowls and coasters, as well as some smaller items, each one unique.
14th August
Kay makes jewellery, accessories and some gifts, with her jewellery made using many different beads, stones and sparkly crystals. Some of the stones are semi precious, with all of her collection being very reasonably priced.
15th August
The girls make fabulous jewellery, with some made from resin, fused glass, and some braided. They also have some handmade cards, felted brooches, key charms and cards.
16th & 17th August
Huw has some very interesting drawings, which are all carried out with pen and ink, and consist mostly of places of interest, transport, pet portraits and more. Huw will be busy drawing both days and is happy to chat and take commissions.
18th & 19th August
Thelma has a very delicate style to her work, which consists of flowers, coastal scenes and more, and are all painted on canvas. Thelma is very happy to take commissions and answer any questions you may have.
21st August
Lyn loves to produce beautiful knitwear and crochet items, with everything from sparkly mohair shrugs to the smallest and cutes baby shoes!!
22nd & 23rd August
Elaine has some jewellery, consisting of necklaces,bracelets and earrings, made with many different stones and styles, with all ages catered for. Helen makes curtains and blinds, and also many different stitch work items, to include cushions, aprons, peg bags, shopping bags and more. Both girls will be busy working both days, and are able to take commissions and chat about any ideas you may have.
25th & 26th August
Di makes some gorgeous quilts, bags, crochet work, handmade felt and gifts. She is a very clever lady creating wall hangings, handmade felt bags and brooches and patchwork quilting.
27th & 28th August
Gillian will be here busy working on her lovely paintings, which are mostly of landscapes and coastal scenes, and painted in acrylic.
29th & 30th August
Marie has many interesting handmade and unique items, to include statues, bowls, wall plaques and many other mythical creatures. Marie also has some unusual silk and gemstone jewellery, made with rare stones.
31st August
Stitch Work with Sue Brand - another opportunity to pop along and take a look at Sue's lovely stitch work items, which she makes using lots of different fabrics. Sue also makes some very cute material dolls.