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The Shetland Gallery

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Beautiful pictures, very welcoming

This is a small gallery at Sellafirth on Yell and is well worth a visit. The exhibits are for sale... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
owdwife
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King George Island
Fantastic work and great location.

The Shetland Gallery features art and crafts produced by people who are from Shetland, or have a... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
lushlynn
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Yell, United Kingdom
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“paintings”(3 reviews)
“studio”(3 reviews)
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Unit One, Sellafirth Business Park, ZE2 9DG, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a small gallery at Sellafirth on Yell and is well worth a visit. The exhibits are for sale and are by Shetland artists or those with an interest in this beautiful part of Britain. As well as original paintings and drawings there is...More

Thank owdwife
Bigal57, Owner at The Shetland Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you. It is always lovely to know that Shetland art is appreciated.

Reviewed 3 July 2018

The Shetland Gallery features art and crafts produced by people who are from Shetland, or have a strong connection with the isles, including pieces by Shona Skinner, the owner. Shona has a studio in the gallery, and will happily show visitors around and explain how...More

Thank lushlynn
Bigal57, Owner at The Shetland Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

What a lovely review! It makes us very happy that some people really appreciate the beauty of Shetland, as well as appreciating wonderful art. We look forward to your coming into the gallery again.

Reviewed 23 July 2017

Showing the resident artist work . Needle work pictures of a high standard and selling for about £350 . There were limited other local artists and it would be good if there were more variety. People might rush past this gallery on the ferry but...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2016

The Shetland Gallery is well appointed and stocks a range of quality paintings, woodwork, fibre and jewelry.Most of the artists are well known Shetland artists. A very gracious director offered me refreshments and then left me to contemplate the works on offer and look through...More

1  Thank Tasro
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place. Alan, the proprietor, is charm personified. You've got to love a guy who offers you a cracking cup of tea when you turn up. Lots of nice pieces priced well, almost all of which are locally produced. Really nice guy who...More

1  Thank Roger K
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Very well designed, well run gallery, with excellent range from local artists. Jewelry, art, woodwork, photographs, something for everyone.

1  Thank Senninhasenninha
Reviewed 3 June 2016

I especially like the embroidered landscapes, and I even bought one. It's also a good place to get out of the wind.

1  Thank Kathryn R
Reviewed 23 July 2014

This is an exceptionally sophisticated gallery in the most beautiful part of the world. It is an unexpected little gem situated on the Island of Yell, North of mainland Shetland. It is well worth the ferry ride just to visit the gallery. The gallery shows...More

Thank Louieskinner1975
Bigal57, Owner at The Shetland Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2014

It is nice to know that my wonderful daughter appreciates the gallery so much.

Reviewed 27 June 2014

Small but expanding gallery with not only paintings and photographs but also locally made artifacts by talented artisans. The photographs were stunning, especially the red throated diver. You will not be disappointed.

Thank Sydney S
Reviewed 4 June 2014

The Shetland Gallery is in Sellafirth on the island of Yell. Specialising in the best of art and craft from the islands, The Gallery, owned by Alan and Shona Skinner, is next door to the weave studio which I run and is a peaceful place...More

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