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Arts and crafts in Buckinghamshire

Buckinghamshire (including Aylesbury Vale. Chiltern, Milton Keynes, South Bucks and Wycombe) is in the South East of England. It has a population of around 754,000 and covers approximately 187,000 hectares. Here is a list of nearby or neighbouring counties: Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Hertfordshire, London, Middlesex, Northamptonshire, Oxfordshire.

County flag of BuckinghamshireThe landscape of Buckinghamshire includes the Chilterns, designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the county is also home to the world famous Pinewood Studios, where filming has taken place for many productions over the years. Miltons Cottage in Chalfont St. Giles is the only remaining former home of the poet John Milton, who lived there with his wife during the year 1665. The 16th century cottage contains a museum of the celebrated writers life and work, with a collection that includes first editions of his poetry and prose. Visitors can also appreciate the picturesque historic garden which dates from the late 19th or early 20th century. Performing arts venues in Buckinghamshire include Milton Keynes Theatre, The Stables in Wavendon, Aylesbury Waterside Theatre and Wycombe Swan Theatre.

The county town of Buckinghamshire is Aylesbury, where you can visit Roald Dahl Childrens Gallery, a museum inspired by the writers work and each July 2nd there is a procession of giant puppets representing some of the characters he created. West Wycombe Park is an 18th century Italian style country house, which has ceilings painted with scenes from Classical mythology and rooms furnished in the style popular during the 18th century. The house has beautiful gardens and the park, which forms a natural amphitheatre, serves as a venue for concerts and other events. Also in the grounds are a number of follies and temples whose architecture was inspired by the Classical civilisations of Greece and Rome. Other attractions in Buckinghamshire include Chiltern Open Air Museum, Hughenden Manor in High Wycombe, Waddesdon Manor, Milton Keynes Museum, Emberton Country Park and Stowe Landscape Gardens.

Cards by Marion

Cards by Marion

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Hand made greetings cards of distinction. Designs for all occasions, and personalising sentiments stock available on the day should you ...

Chains 4 Frames

Chains 4 Frames

Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire

I design and create handmade glasses chains. I use only high quality materials and create each piece to a very high standard with love ...

Helen Jenkins Designs

Helen Jenkins Designs

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

My aim is to create contemporary, quirky designs for use as stand alone pictures or on objects such as cushions and bags. My designs are ...

Art by JenniferAnne

Art by JenniferAnne

Burnham, Buckinghamshire

An artist of caracature, realism, creation Oil paintings Acrylics Wall Murals Caracature your pet Caracature your friends personalisation ...

KnotPlaneWood

KnotPlaneWood

Bourne End, Buckinghamshire

KnotPlaneWood is a small craft business based in Buckinghamshire that specialise in bespoke mirrors. Please take a little time to view ...

Foscotts Friends

Foscotts Friends

Buckingham, Buckinghamshire

Hi, Im Ali Clarke, the creator of Foscotts Friends - a growing family of unique doggie models. All inspired by our furry friends and the ...

Francesca

Francesca

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

All my artwork has been inspired by beautiful places, inspirational people and incredible memories throughout the world. I produce fine ...

Twiggs jewelry

Twiggs jewelry

Bourne end, Buckinghamshire

I have worked for 35 years in the couture fashion industry and have recently turned my attention to making jewelry. I particularly enjoy ...

Stargem Bridal

Stargem Bridal

Amersham, Buckinghamshire

Stargem Bridal is a family business who hand-make bridal hair accessories. What makes us unique is that we offer our customers something ...

Studio Glass

Studio Glass

Marlow, Buckinghamshire

Hand crafted fused glass bowls, suncatchers , coasters, windchimes and seasonal decorations. Also stained glass work including house signs, ...

Desires of the foodaholics

Desires of the foodaholics

Amersham, Buckinghamshire

Desires of the foodaholics was made by mother and daughter in Amersham. Daughter, has always been a great chef in the kitchen, and doing ...

Carol Barton

Carol Barton

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Greeting cards for the special people in your life. Handmade cards become keepsakes for the future - so whether it is a birthday celebration, ...

MedicPaul

MedicPaul

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Dear Sir or Madam, Organising an Event? Do you need a First Aider/ Medic or more to be on site? Look no further than medicpaul.uk ...

All Things African and Worldwide

All Things African and Worldwide

GREAT MISSENDEN, Buckinghamshire

A real mix of handmade products in beads and gemstones that reflect my African heritage - these include bracelets, necklaces, cufflinks, ...

Iraidart

Iraidart

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

I love art and keep to discover my way in the art world. First my love is oil painting, but simple pencils, pastels, acrylic and other ...

Dakini Leathercraft

Dakini Leathercraft

Amersham, Buckinghamshire

I have been working with leather for about 10 years now and still love it! Having started by accident, I quickly became addicted to working ...

Hand made scanted soaps

Hand made scanted soaps

Edgware, Buckinghamshire

Making and Selling hand made soaps , scanted candles and bath bombs All made in special designed place in our home Find us on ebay and ...

Silk Dreams

Silk Dreams

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

My hand-painted silk has been described as a dance of colours, not so much for striking contrast of different colours by rather for the ...

Grant Forsyth

Grant Forsyth

Burnham, Buckinghamshire

I am a jewellery designer maker specialising in silver with accents using gemstones and 24ct gold leaf. Each piece is handmade and unique. ...

Fiona Faber Floral Design

Fiona Faber Floral Design

Wendover, Buckinghamshire

We supply fresh flowers and pot plants which are carefully selected for their beauty and freshness. We also have a large range of pots, ...

Kelly Vass

Kelly Vass

Iver Heath, Buckinghamshire

Mother and Daughter Craft makers who create from recycled items and transform gifts for a personal touch, each piece hand-made and unique. ...

Royal Candles

Royal Candles

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

Why our personalised handmade candles make any occasion special... Royal Candles offer you an exclusive opportunity to give something ...

CrossRoads Jewellery

CrossRoads Jewellery

Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire

We create and design jewellery. Everything is handmade and designed by either Ruth or Graziella. We have been doing this for a year and ...

Kraftinwood

Kraftinwood

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

I am Robert Bishop trading as Kraftinwood, I am a professional woodturner from High Wycombe Buckinghamshire and process, dry and turn burr, ...

Ann Dibley

Ann Dibley

Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

I use genuine semi precious gems. I make earrings, necklaces, bracelets and some other pieces such as bag jewellery. I have a large stock ...

Event Medic

Event Medic

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Dear Sir or Madam, Organising an Event? Do you need a First Aider/ Medic or more to be on site? Look no further than www.medicpaul.uk ...

New Online Shop

New Online Shop

Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire

I have been creating a variety of jewellery and glasses chains and selling them on Etsy. However I particularly love designing and creating ...

Bonfire Cupcakes

Bonfire Cupcakes

Amersham, Buckinghamshire

Beautiful, soft, mouth watering red velvet cupcakes, with a chocolate cream frosting and cake crumbles. Happy to do personal toppings ...

Doggie Cookies

Doggie Cookies

Amersham, Buckinghamshire

Hello! Welcome, from the desires of the foodaholics. We have a two standard poodles and in honour of their birthday we gave them save ...

Woodstocks Cafe Experience current venue

Woodstocks Cafe Experience current venue

Burnham, Buckinghamshire

Woodstocks Cafe Experience in Burnham is where my products are currently on Display. Woodstocks Cafe Experience is a lovely little coffee ...

Berkhamstead

Berkhamstead

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

hi all, I have added a few more examples of my hand made cards, hope you like them. I shall be at Berkhamstead Arts, Crafts and Vintage ...

Individual artist Jennifer Sly

Individual artist Jennifer Sly

Burnham, Buckinghamshire

My art covers a wide variety of styles I am busy experimenting on and with in the cartoon world as well as the realist world. I am particularly ...

My first Christmas season

My first Christmas season

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

2014 was my first season of creating Christmas cards and they were very popular, particularly the nativity and family ones. My add-on sentiments ...

Autumn Fairs

Autumn Fairs

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Well here we are in the pre-Christmas season and I have converted lots of ideas into cards for my samples box and for sale at fairs. The ...

preparing for Christmas

preparing for Christmas

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Thinking ahead, I am busy experimenting on designs for Christmas cards, and have found some exciting card/paper and other materials to ...

Up Downley 12th July 2014

Up Downley 12th July 2014

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Up Downley was held, funnily enough, up in Downley High Wycombe. The event was linked to an art exhibition, well attended, and it was a ...


Daphne Hardy Henrion

(Born 1917 in Amersham in Buckinghamshire), Sculpture

Known as having a distinguished career as a sculptress.

Ben Nicholson

(Born 1894 in Denham in Buckinghamshire), Painting

Ben Nicholson, British artist, painted landscapes and still life scenes and was known for his abstract pictures.