Chelsea invites colour in your Garden

Chelsea hits the headlines with it’s latest fashions, in plants, in landscapes and not least in colours. Large-flowered Tangerine Geum’s appear to be attracting a mass of gardeners attention as do brown Iris and a purple infusion from Salvia and Allium. Whilst Chelsea was a blaze of colour this year the carpet of red woollen…

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Camellia in dappled shade – A journey in oils by Pammy

Taking a journey that connects art with nature, Pammy combines the depth and textures of oils with the natural beauty of flowers and angels. Follow Pammy’s journey in Art with work in progress oil on canvas painting entitled “Camellia in dappled shade” A journey with Oils on canvas by Pammy. Pammy an Art tutor, Craftsperson and…

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Painting Workshops at Chapel Crafts

August is a busy month at Chapel Crafts with local crafters and artists uniting to offer free classes, demonstrations and workshops for the month long event.  Pammy the Chapel curator and artist in residence loves nothing better than to fill the chapel with art and craft lovers, families, friends and budding artists, who are simply…

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Free Art in August Workshop Dates Announced!

Following our hugely successful Open Weekend we are pleased to announce the dates for our Free Art in August month long event. A selection of taster sessions of demonstrations and workshops all for free! Local artists and crafters are coming together to offer free classes and demos throughout August and beyond. Here’s a preview of…

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Grand Opening Weekend at Chapel Crafts

A wonderful turn out at Chapel Crafts for our Open Weekend, so proud of all the local crafters who have helped us make our launch a huge success. A steady flow of visitors finding there way to the Chapel and enjoying the range of Arts and Crafts on display. Visitors to the Chapel were amazed…

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Win an Original Canvas Painting for a Pound

How would you like to Win an Original Canvas Painting for £1 Created by Chapel Craft Resident Artist Pammy, here is your chance to Win a unique palette knife painting. You can enter online or visit us at Chapel Crafts, Cefn-Y-Faenor to the large canvas painting up close, buying a raffle ticket for £1, you…

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Chapel Crafts Open Day Press Release

Chapel Crafts Community Art Project is picking up speed, as businesses and local artists are coming onboard to take part in our launch, Chapel Crafts are looking for your help to share our upcoming events. If you love Art and Crafts then you are going to love our “Summer of Art and Crafts” fun that…

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Free Art and Crafts in August

Chapel Crafts are busy pitting together their plans for Free Art in August! You can help them make this a big success by simply subscribing to a monthly newsletter to show your interest. Class dates and times are to be confirmed but as interest is already high they are going to be in demand, si…

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Chapel Crafts a Hidden Gem!

Visitors to the Chapel often take a deep breath when they enter through the large double wooden doors that protect this 200 year old Chapel from the elements. Gusting winds and heavy rain are not uncommon in this rich lush farming area of Mid Wales, over looking the Severn Valley, high above the picturesque village of…

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Helping you find Chapel Crafts

Perched on a mountain ridge, Cefn-Y-faenor, Chapel used to be a meeting place for local families and a place to unite for religious ceremonies. Standing in the Chapel and soaking up the relaxing atmosphere, you are almost taken back in time, of course the walls were not painted with scenes of a religious nature or…

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Preparing for a Summer of Events at Chapel Crafts

What a wonderful week it has been! Chapel Crafts has been busy organising and preparing for our Open Day on July 20th and 21st. This week we are busy with our signs and banners, so you can find us easier and share us with your friends. Connect with us on Facebook and Twitter we are…

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The Art of Perception

Closing your eyes for just a few seconds, try to remember the last time you really studied a piece of artwork. Opening your eyes, now look around you, focus on whats in front of you! No not your PC, beyond that around your workspace, out through the window and the decor or furnishings. Pammy loves…

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Pammy’s Calling – Opening the Chapel Doors to the Community.

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Pammy loves nothing better than sharing her artistic talents with others. She boldly states that she thinks of herself as more of an art tutor than an artist, humility being one of Pammy’s many loveable traits.  Pammy visited Poland in 2009 Believing that this sense of sharing with the community…

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Get Crafty with Social Media

Social media sites like Facebook have for years now been helping artists and crafters promote their works to a much wider audience. More recently Pinterest is stealing the limelight and introduces a new exciting concept for any small business owners looking to promote their crafts with the aid of digital photography. Social Media helps Chapel…

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Send some Love with a "Sacred Heart"

“Sacred Hearts” are the latest creation by “Hollies Hobbies“. Hollie first thought of the idea after making some scented heart shaped pin cushions for a friend. falling in love with the shape, Hollie began to create larger hearts and by combining various colours and textures of materials has perfected a craft that I can only…

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Send some Love with a “Sacred Heart”

“Sacred Hearts” are the latest creation by “Hollies Hobbies“. Hollie first thought of the idea after making some scented heart shaped pin cushions for a friend. falling in love with the shape, Hollie began to create larger hearts and by combining various colours and textures of materials has perfected a craft that I can only…

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Chapel Arts and Crafts Community Project and Fundraiser

Berriew, Mid Wales famous for it’s local artist communityFollow the narrow winding lane, up into the hills high above the idyllic black and white cottages of Berriew and you are transported in to a carefree serenity that only exists in these remote isolated communities. At the centre of one such community stands proud a old…

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