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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 5 days 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 3 weeks ago 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 June 10, 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 May 26, 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 April 29, 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 April 2, 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 March 21, 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 March 21, 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 December 17, 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

Thank Crispizzalover
Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

After spending an absorbing time in the craft gallery which was excellent, we found our way into the cafe adjoining and I ordered from a very interesting selection of salads. We went upstairs to a very nice eating area, well laid out and overlooking the...More

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