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Arts, Crafts and Galleries

Be inspired by the skill of local artists displaying their work in galleries around Craven.

Craven Museum & Gallery, Skipton Town Hall. The exhibition gallery shows a changing programme of exhibitions related to heritage and the arts. Frequently the gallery hosts exhibitions where pieces of art can be purchased, these have included, two-dimensional and three-dimension art including paintings, ceramics, prints, photographs, textile, furniture and jewellery.

 Gallery on the Green  The Gallery on the Green Settle, is thought to be the smallest art gallery in the world. Drawings, paintings, photographs and other unique works of art are housed in a former BT telephone kiosk in a beautiful rural setting.
Artwork contributions should be posted to:The Curator, Gallery on the Green, Upper Settle, BD24 9HG. You can contact the curator by email, either at for general questions or for questions about display of artwork.(Directions)

The lime Gallery  The Lime Gallery in its stylish Courtyard setting and surrounded by the stunning limestone landscape of the Yorkshire Dales, is full of surprises. Flooded with fresh northern light, we offer a beautiful sales gallery for the work of admired and rising star artists and makers from across the UK, including some of the most notable northern talent.
The Lime Gallery, The Courtyard, Settle BD24 9JY
Telephone:01729 892901   email:

The Folly Exhibition The Folly, Settle,The Museum mounts a range of permanent and temporary exhibitions on aspects of North Craven life with new seasonal exhibitions every year. The Permanent Exhibitions detail the unfolding history of The Folly and tell the story of North Craven through its landscape and people.
Address: North Craven Building Preservation Trust,
6 Chapel St, Settle, North Yorks, BD24 9HS
email address: e-mail          Open: Easter to October with seasonal exhibitions.

Three Peaks Gallery
Three Peaks Gallery
, is a spacious & uniquely elevated exhibition space for the late Gary Fitch's work and other local crafts.If you just want to absorb the beauty that Gary found in the landscape, you are perfectly free to do so.
Address: Three Peaks Gallery, 3 The Shambles, Market Place, Settle, North Yorkshire, BD24 9EF
Telephone: 01729 268082
Open: Monday - Saturday 9:30 - 5:00, Sunday 11:00 - 4:00, Closed Tuesday's

The Smithy Gallery
The Smithy Gallery,
Kettlewell, a traditional gallery and framing service with a varied range of original and signed prints by local artists.
Telephone: 01756 761176 / 0776 0235430        email:
Open: Spring / Summer, Mon - Fri 10.00 - 4.30, Sat - Sun 11.00 - 4.30.

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 At Stonegate Gallery you can find Paintings, Sculpture, Ceramics, Jewellery, Furniture, Gifts and much more from the best of British artists and craftspeople.
Address: Stonegate Glass Studio & Gallery
Main Street, Low Bentham, Lancaster, LA2 7BX
Telephone: 015242 62266, Email:
Open: Tuesday - Saturday (9am - 5 pm)    Sunday & Monday (By Appointment)

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Malham Smithy Online Blacksmiths,
is the workshop of female blacksmith Annabelle Bradley where she designs and creates handcrafted steel jewellery, accessories and larger scale sculptural items for the home.
Address: Malham Smithy, Malham, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 4DA
Telephone: 07790 885979        Opening hours vary please ring to avoid disappointment.        email:

Terry Logan Studio
Logan Studio, Threshfield, Terry Logan's work is primarily concerned with light on landscape, his favoured media being watercolour and pastel, predominantly scenes of the Yorkshire Dales.
Address: Logan Studio, Park Grange, Threshfield, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 5HA
Telephone:  (01756) 752 340
Email: Terry Logan contact

Bentham Pottery Bentham Pottery is famous for its "Bentham blue" range, which has been in production now for over 20 years. All the pottery is hand made on a wheel and is hand decorated.
Open Mon-Sat 9.00am -5.00pm. Visitors are welcome to look around the showroom, view the Bentham Pottery and have a tour of the workshop.