We hope you can find everything you need. Cowleigh Arts and Crafts is focused on providing high-quality service and customer satisfaction - we will do everything we can to meet your expectations. Weare far more than just a shop. Cowleigh Arts and Crafts offers access to everything that an artist could want, from art materials, classes, framing, encouragement etc right through to general support.
Firstly, a very warm welcome to iapetus.co.uk, the online manifestation of our lovely gallery which houses our beautiful and quirky handmade jewellery, gifts, home accessories and so much more. We(that's Anna Brook and Chris Marks) started iapetus gallery in 2005 as the result of our frustration with the mass-produced offerings of many jewellery and giftware shops. Our ambition was to bring unusual and unique handmade items to our home town of Malvern - items we'd love to shop for ourselves.
As the drawing develops I learn more and more about them. I work with Artists' Coloured Pencils because they're such a sensitive medium, now increasingly used by animal artists for their ability torender fine detail - especially fur and feathers - and depth of colour. There's a palette of over 250 hues to choose from - that's why the colouring is so subtle. By building up the colour on the page, you can get all the shades and flecking that make up an animal's coat.
Much of her work is custom-made to order in colours to suit a customer's own room scheme and she is fortunate to receive repeat business from many loyal clients. In 2008 she added a new collection oflampshades created from vintage maps, which have proved very popular as personalised gifts. Sarah makes all the shades herself from her home studio at the foot of the Malvern Hills in Worcestershire.
Welcome! blue-ginger has become a showcase for many talented local artists and craftspeople as well as some of the best of British talent and carefully sourced fairly traded crafts from far away. Thegallery, located in the grounds of a C15th timber framed Herefordshire farmhouse, has a diversity of quality goods on display. Within the main gallery there is also a coffee shop serving light lunches, delicious homemade cakes, and fair-trade tea and coffee.
Priory Steps has been named 'Malvern's Secret Shopping Area. Tucked away at the upper entrance to Malvern Priory's historic churchyard, famous for its working gaslights that inspired C.S Lewis in theChronicles of Narnia, you will find Lyttelton House Gallery - Malvern's longest established Picture Framer. Over the last 30 years Lyttelton House Gallery has earned itself an excellent reputation for high quality work, from standard through to conservation quality.
The Beauty Spot (Malvern) opened its doors in October 2009 in the beautiful historic town of Great Malvern when Christine Wood, an Award Winning Beauty Therapist and International Award Winning NailArtist relocated from London. Christine relocated from London to the Malvern Hills in 2007 and established a healthy following in Hereford where she initially set up business.