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It’s that time of year again!
Having heard the Monmouth Male Voice Choir rehearse last night I assure you that you’re in for a treat.
Hope you can make it.
We are very much looking forward to welcoming you to the sixth Glanusk Estate Fayre,
National Garden Scheme
NGS Open Garden and Opening of the Oak Collection on Sunday 19th May 2019, 11am to 4pm.
Joining us are businesses based on the Estate:-
Matt & Amanda Caines - Matt, a classically trained sculptor and Amanda, a jeweller, textile artist and painter working in mixed media, work separately and also collaborate.
Gallops - Specialist dealers in architectural salvage and antiques.
Rowan Bespoke - Makers of well made furniture, made with as little cost to the environment as possible.
Russell Wood Antiques - Antique decorative furniture and textiles.
Also joining businesses based on the Estate:-
Ashleaf - Unique botanical bronze sculpture.
Bagpiper in South Wales John Campbell will once again be performing around the garden.
Bea's Wardrobe - hand smocked children’s dresses and tweed waistcoats.
Bezzers Biscuits - A family run business making high quality dog biscuits from home farmed sheep, cereals and essential nutrients for all size dogs.
Bridget's Scrap Bag - Hand made crafts using various up cycled materials.
Cag Rodwell Glass Art - Fused and Stained Glass Artist making colourful, contemporary Glass mirrors, bowls, glass bunting and decorations and commissions.
Rachel Cadman Craft Courses - Lamps, printed items and printmaking courses.
Claire Vaughan Designs Ltd - British homeware inspired by nature incorporating Claire’s detailed drawings for bugs to butterflies.
HettieVintage - Vintage, antiques, soft furnishings, handmade candles.
Jenny Thomson Handmade Cards - Handmade and unique cards.
La-Di Dardy Flowers - Artisan florist dedicated to growing stunning and fragrant flowers in a cutting garden on the Dardy.
Lewis Crafts - Wooden toys, decorative glass and ironwork.
Liliwen Herbs - Herbs, herbal tea and body care, grown and made in Carmarthenshire.
Louise Collis - Artist - Plein Air landscape paintings in oils, original paintings, prints and cards.
Lush by Zoe Claire - Welsh blanket cushions, bags and purses, Welsh homewares.
The Mallow Tailor - Artisan filled chocolates. Choice of filings between sea salted caramel, vanilla marshmallow or both that they call caramallow. All come enrobed with dark, milk, white or a mix of chocolate.
Needle & Stitch - Free motion machine stitched home decor including lampshades, lanterns, cushions and framed textile artworks with a very homely rustic feel focussing on wildlife, nature and the countryside.
Nick Membery Pottery - Stoneware, tableware, pottery.
Out to Learn Willow - Willow! Living willow and dried willow courses and workshops for adults, children and young people within a variety of educational and community settings.
Penuel Wood Craft - Handmade wooden candle holders, chopping boards and furniture.
Pistachio Provenance - Pistachios sourced directly from a co-operative of artisan farmers who nurture and harvest the pistachios in their sun filled orchards in Greece. Hand picked, dry roasted with a touch of sea salt and hint of citrus, offering a fabulous snacking moment for your very own pistachio occasion. vintage inspire formal collections
The Queen Bee Honey Company LTD - Local honey, beeswax wraps, honey and beeswax related items.
Quinnell Candle Company - Hand poured candles, hand creams, hand soaps and room sprays.
Sarah Watts Jewellery - Bold, colourful and decorative handmade jewellery made by Sarah using her own handmade glass beads and textured silver work.
VON BONS BATH BOMBS - Handmade bath bombs.
Farmers' Welsh Lavender - Body care products made with lavender distilled on the farm.
Welsh Otter Emporium - Welsh homewares and tapestry.
Welsh Valley Soapery - handmade soaps from the Valleys.
Woodee Limited - Handcrafted fire pits and artisan tools and stylish accessories for wood burners, open fires and fire pits designed and made in Herefordshire.
Harry Legge-Bourke, owner and 7th generation custodian of the Estate, will be talking about and opening the Glanusk Oak Collection.
Everyone’s favourite allotment expert Terry Walton will be in conversation with news of his allotment, Q&A and book signing.
Monmouth Male Voice Choir will be performing in the Stretch Tent and on the lawn.
Georgie Newbery from Common Farm Flowers will be talking about growing cut flowers for pleasure and profit whilst demonstrating how to hand tie a bouquet, followed by book signing.
Cakes, tea, coffee and soft drinks will be served at the family run tea tent, with delicious locally produced and sourced food available all day from Sugarloaf Catering , The Parsnipship and Beacons Farm Shop at The Welsh Venison Centre .
In addition there will be a Beer Tent run by Bang-On Brewery serving Welsh beers and ciders, as well as Bubbles and Berries Prosecco Bar using sirops from The Preservation Society .
After a busy and productive year Sam our Head Gardener can be found in the garden and will be available for chats and questions during the day.
Accessibility information - half of the garden is accessible by wheel chair, with views of the other half. We do have a Mule to move people around if they can leave their chair.
Entrance is via the A40 Main Entrance, postcode for your Sat Nav is NP8 1SH.
£7.50 per person, 12 and under free
Well behaved dogs on leads welcome.