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Craft in the Bay

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A unique Victorian dockside building houses Craft in the Bay, the home of the Makers Guild in Wales.Showcasing and selling fine contemporary craft, the Gallery, in the centre of Cardiff Bay, includes a retail area, exhibition space, workshops, café...more
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The Flourish | Lloyd George Avenue, Cardiff CF10 4QH, Wales
+44 29 2048 4611
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wide variety of art work from Wales artisans. Everything from jewelry to pottery to fabrics too. Local authors are showcased in a selection of books. Helpful staff add to the pleasant experience. A must stop shop for art collectors,

Thank RecRob
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Not just lovespoons and Welsh blankets, this houses some of the best jewellery makers, potters and artists in Wales. There are interesting and well curated exhibitions from time to time and it is often staffed by the artists. I love this place - the whole...More

1  Thank sirenewno1
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

There are a wide range of items in this shop. It has a mixture of art and crafts. And a surprisingly large range of jewellery, scarves and bags. So it party depends what you are looking for - perhaps best for those wanting a beautiful...More

1  Thank Deborah J
Reviewed 10 June 2018

I've seen quite a few exhibitions here and there are a lot of interesting jewellery, sculptures and crafts on display. However, my experience with the staff here has left a bit of a sour note. On one occasion I fell in love with one of...More

1  Thank PebbleL
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

It is a interesting place. Got there by the Hop- on / Hop - off city tour bus. Forgot to take a picture.

Thank Denis L
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Really friendly staff and beautiful work on display. I bought ceramic jewellery, which wear a lot - nice magnetic fastening on it! Would have bought a lot more, but Easter was looming - will definitely go back.

Thank Marigold186
Reviewed 2 April 2018

I love coming here to look around but find most of the goods expensive. Ok for special occasion gifts I guess. I particularly like the coloured glassware and the jewellery. Will buy lots once I've won the lottery! Also a great selection of Welsh cards...More

1  Thank Janet C
Reviewed 21 March 2018

This was a beautiful place with lots of craft on display,but the produce is very expensive and unfortunatly not very exciting..This was more like a no touch museum.Sorry.On the other hand ,there wss a delightful cafe on the same site which was good.

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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

A building housing a selection of crafts by local craft makers. Items were s little on the expensive side. Understand that they are hand made a one offs but found them still expensive. Nicely laid out with a lovely little cafe next door.

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

The Craft in the Bay is a Gallery and craft retail area located at the Cardiff Bay. The Makers Guild in Wales are responsible for it. The gallery is close to the Wales Millennium Centre and close to the Welsh Assembly Building. You can buy...More

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16 January 2018|
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Response from sighburge | Property representative |
Entry to the gallery is free