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Local Hands Art Gallery & Gift Shop

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A must see

A great spot where you can find some amazing work from local area talent. See the famous artwork... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
kevket
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Toronto
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A wonderful Arts & Craft shop located in the heart of Ballyshannon

As always people will find that a visit to this lovely shop will usually find the shopper leaving... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Paddy D
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Ballyshannon, Ireland
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Reviewed 17 October 2014

Local Hands is run by a co-operative group of local Arts and crafts people, they share the rent, bills etc and each one work a different day in the shop. This is an opportunity to buy local hand made craft and talk to the craftsperson...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

A great spot where you can find some amazing work from local area talent. See the famous artwork from local sham Barry Sweeney in regards to Rory Gallagher amongst other artists. Stop in and support the local economy

1  Thank kevket
Reviewed 12 September 2018

As always people will find that a visit to this lovely shop will usually find the shopper leaving with some unusual gift or work of art that can be used for ones own personal satisfaction or as gift for a loved one, regardless the quality...More

1  Thank Paddy D
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Very good range of products and prices are reasonable. A good selection of products from a Number of different artists on display and various artists present in the shop at times for discussion with customers.

1  Thank Barney M
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Great shop for nosy at local crafts and good place to pick up nice gifts/ cards and unique paintings/pictures of local area.

1  Thank shupersarah
Reviewed 15 July 2018

What a great little store selling some really good quality items. Even the artist on hand to give some bsckground. Worth dropping in to se whst they have.

1  Thank mark_wendy19
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Very nice hand made items by local craftsmen. This year we picked up two very neat festival posters we had signed by the artist. Recommend stopping by the store for interesting items and to meet the local artist who is on hand.

2  Thank kilted2
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We dropped in here on the recommendation of one of the artists, whose own workshop we had visited the previous day. Very glad we did - it has a really good selection of different arts & crafts that would otherwise have been difficult to find:...More

2  Thank bob6626
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

If you want to see and purchase some classy but inexpensive art with a genuine Donegal feel then this is the place to visit. Fabulous prints, paintings and t shirts, we bought some posters from the Ballyshannon folk festival designed by local artist, superb and...More

2  Thank Rooombiter
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

This is a nice shop to visit if passing through Ballyshannon. It is a co-op of different local artists which is cool. Other than that, surprisingly little to do in the birthplace of star Rory Gallagher.

1  Thank 401elliem
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We came upon this accidentally and so glad we did. Great shop showing local artists crafts, jewelry, glass, wood, metal, stone, textiles, ceramics, prints, poster, soaps and artwork. Barry Sweeney is one of the creative artists. Has some beautiful and unique items that you won't...More

1  Thank Olena S
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