A large antiques centre, fabulous restaurant, gift shop and weekly craft demonstrations make Afonwen a superb day out for all the family.
Contact us now:
01352 720 965 (Office)
01352 720 797 (Restaurant) info@afonwen.co.uk
19th & 20th April

Handmade Jewellery by Jackie at Jewels

Jackie is always busy creating lots of different styles of jewellery, using many different beads, stones and crystals. Jackie is also able to repair some of your broken jewellery, maybe whilst you wander around the centre, or maybe have a coffee in our Restaurant.
21st & 22nd April

Local Artist Gill Benjamin

Gill has some stunning paintings on display over these two days, which really are worth a visit. They range from city scenes of London, Liverpool and more, to beautiful local coastal scenes, animals and woodlands. Gill also has some individual hand painted greetings cards and cute wooden items which she has decorated.
23rd April

Much Ado About Textiles with Nia

Nia will be back at the centre with her fabulous silk items, in which Nia has used natural dye to print lovely patterns in soft and muted colours, alongside her art and textile framework.
24th & 25th April

Cherry Bea Jewellery & Helen Bradley @ Corah Henry Interiors

The ladies each have their own craft, with Elaine making jewellery, and Helen some gorgeous curtains, blinds and soft furnishing. Elaine’s jewellery is made with many different stones and crystals, plus she has some new pieces made from Powertex, which is an environmentally friendly water based hardener, which will harden absorbent materials such as textile, paper, cardboard, fabrics and fibreglass, enabling Elaine to create some lovely jewellery, notebooks and trinket boxes. Both ladies take commissions, and are happy to discuss any ideas of your own.
26th April

Liz at Femme Fatale

Liz makes beautiful evening and special occasion bags, plus some accessories, in wonderful fabrics to include velvet, satin and silk, with many being embellished with feathers and other trimmings. Liz is able to take commissions, and discuss any requirements you may have.
27th & 28th April

Marie at Earth Deva

Marie has an unusual and interesting collection of statues and bowls, featuring mythical creatures such as wolves, fairies and more. In addition to these, Marie has some wonderful art work, plus some unusual silk and gemstone jewellery.
30th April

Watercolour Artist John Morris

John will be holding a watercolour painting class today, where all materials will be supplied, and will run from 10.30am until 3.00pm. Cost is £35.00, and you will be guided by John who is a wonderful artist, who has travelled the world, and paints from his experiences. Please note that John will only be able to accommodate five people at a class, so entry will be on a first come basis and must be booked in advance. Please contact John on johnmorris24@yahoo.co.uk or telephone on 07443613034.

May Visiting Artists'

2nd & 3rd May

Silver Jewellery by Sandra Roberts

Sandra makes some lovely pieces of Eco silver jewellery, where she cuts, hammers and twists the silver to create some unique pieces.
4th, 5th, 6th May

Handmade Bags with Ana & Sonia

The girls will be busy making and adding to their fantastic collection of bags, using many different fabrics, colours and patterns, and also have some hand knitted toys, cot/pram blankets, bunting and other hand made items.
7th & 8th May

Silk Paintings with Mair Morgan

Mair has been one of our regular artists for many years now, and has some very lovely hand painted scarves, ties and notebooks all made of silk. Mair will be busy working on her craft both these days, and is happy to chat.
9th May

Local Illustrator Natalie Griffiths

Natalie hand makes pennants using local material featuring her original artwork, and is based mainly around character based imagery and hand lettering. Natalie is able to take commissions, such as stylised pet or character portraits which make lovely gifts.