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Local Hands Art Gallery & Gift Shop

Main Street, Ballyshannon, Ireland
+353 87 964 9654
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Very cool local art

Very nice hand made items by local craftsmen. This year we picked up two very neat festival posters... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
kilted2
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Charlotte, NC
Lovely selection of local arts

We dropped in here on the recommendation of one of the artists, whose own workshop we had visited... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
bob6626
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Dublin, Ireland
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Main Street, Ballyshannon, Ireland
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+353 87 964 9654
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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.

Thank kilted2
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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

1  Thank bob6626
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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

1  Thank Rooombiter
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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.

Thank Ellie M
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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

Thank Olena S
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit some unique artwork friendly staff great choice always an artist in the shop working on their artwork fantastic place to drop in for a look and find something special

1  Thank Francis C
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

A cooperate of local artists and artisans, a wonderful unique enterprise in a beautiful small town, I highly recommend a visit to this shop!

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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Local Hands is perfect. It's a small collaborative shop of local artisans. One of the artisans is always at the shop to chat with you and help if you need anything. There are all types of treats in here - from ink paintings to festival...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2016

It was wonderful to look across the road from our hotel & finally see what I had been looking for - local artists, actual creators! After a few days on the road, I found that the tourism was pretty consistent in their merchandise. I wanted...More

1  Thank Kimberly1403
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

If you're looking for something unique then visit this little treasure trove. A co-operative of local makers, the stuff is of high quality and varied enough to tempt most tastes and pockets.

1  Thank Sass T
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