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Workers Gallery & Workshops

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Great Art

Popped into the Workers Gallery today greeted with a lovely cup of coffee and warm welcome - great... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Patricia C
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Newport, United Kingdom
Great art and a warm welcome

A gem of a gallery with interesting and varied art on display. The art combined with a warm welcome... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
francescakay2018
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Herefordshire, United Kingdom
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The Workers Gallery is in a small former mining village in South Wales - but we are bang up to date & well known for our warm welcome! Check out our DECEMBER OPEN HOURS. We've a changing exhibitions programme of original art & design and visitors...more
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99 Ynyshir Road | Ynyshir, nr Porth, Rhondda CF39 0EN, Wales
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All reviews warm welcome local artists on display wide range lovely place to visit lovely cup of coffee great art interesting conversation worth a visit interesting mix wood artwork jayne talks williams gifts cuppa
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

Popped into the Workers Gallery today greeted with a lovely cup of coffee and warm welcome - great mix of art loved Gayle’s new work, a gem of gallery looking forward to the new exhibition in November Always a lovely welcome when l visit

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Patricia C
Gayle R, Manager at Workers Gallery & Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thank you for your review - we look forward to welcoming you again soon. Many Thanks Gayle

Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

A gem of a gallery with interesting and varied art on display. The art combined with a warm welcome and knowledgeable conversation from the owners made a most enjoyable visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank francescakay2018
Gayle R, Owner at Workers Gallery & Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2018

Thank you for your generous words - we look forward to welcoming you to the gallery again very soon. Many thanks Gayle

Reviewed 21 June 2018

We received such a warm welcome at this gallery and workshop. There was an interesting mix of work exhibited much of which was on sale at reasonable prices. It was also proving a lively hub for community activities, today a group of ladies were involved...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Gayle R, Manager at Workers Gallery & Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

Thank you for your review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your visit to the Workers and that you felt welcomed. it was great to meet you both and we know that the sewing group ladies we're enthralled with your textile work, so thank...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018

This is a very nice gallery with a interesting mix of local and international artists. You always feel welcome at Workers and the staff are knowledgeable and friendly. Dont miss it

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank jernmalm
Gayle R, Manager at Workers Gallery & Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you for your review - we really appreciate your comments and look forward to welcoming you to the Workers again very soon.

Reviewed 7 April 2018

An awesome evening at the Gallery this week, featuring the music of local musician Matthew Frederick

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank nogoodboyo2
Gayle R, Manager at Workers Gallery & Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Thank you for your review - we're so glad that you enjoyed the WAM evening and we look forward to welcoming you to the gallery again soon.

Reviewed 29 March 2018

This is one of my few "Must Go To" places. The exhibitions of wood-work/photography/ painting/textiles and sculpture change regularly and are always memorable and often thought-provoking. It's also somewhere I can guarantee on finding something unique for birthday and Christmas gifts as well as the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Christine B
Gayle R, Manager at Workers Gallery & Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thank yo for your review of the Workers. We are so pleased to hear that you find your visits memorable - and we look forward to welcoming you to the gallery again soon.

Reviewed 21 January 2018

This is a wonderful find, always exciting, always interesting and always a warm welcome. Watch this space. Some many talented artists are show cased. Thank you.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Julie G
Gayle R, Manager at Workers Gallery & Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Thank you for your review. We are so pleased that you found the gallery and enjoyed a warm welcome. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Many thanks Gayle

Reviewed 9 January 2018

Workers Gallery is a gem in its locality, where it is managed by artists, so it has a different view of traditional galleries. Chris and Gayle provided a very warm welcome and they make sure you feel comfortable and special. Their position is very important...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Gayle R, Manager at Workers Gallery & Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Many thanks for your review. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed a warm welcome and that you feel special. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Attended a poetry and music evening at the gallery and it was such a lovely atmosphere. The art was beautiful and the gallery just seemed like such a hub for people in the local community. Would definitely recommend paying a visit.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Gayle R, Manager at Workers Gallery & Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

We are so glad that you enjoyed the WAM night of music, the spoken word and art - we look forward to welcoming you back very soon (Next WAM Night is 1st February 7pm). Thank you for your review!

Reviewed 3 November 2017

Theres nothing quite like it in the area, or in any area. The Workers gallery continues to be a beautifull anomally on the art scene, wich can often be cold and uninviting. Here you will not only find a plethora of varied and ever changing...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Dale445
Gayle R, Manager at Workers Gallery & Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Thank you for your review and your kind words. We really think that Ynyshir is becoming a haven for art lovers and artists and we are pleased that you feel we give a warm welcome to our visitors.

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Laura198531
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Response from Gayle R | Property representative |
Hello Our woodworking, furniture restoration and making workshops are tailored to each person and their project on a day, week or hourly basis. For more information please contact us by email or message us via our... More
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