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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.

Janine Dennington

Janine Dennington

Chearsley, Buckinghamshire

Until recently I had concentrated mostly on Modern Abstract Art with acrylic paints, utilizing a variety of different techniques. Over ...

Atelier Cristina

Atelier Cristina

Iver, Buckinghamshire

My name is Cristina. I am an Italian Artisan and I have lived in the UK since 2011. And I love sewing. I mostly concentrate on babies and ...

The Mad Soap Ladies

The Mad Soap Ladies

Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

Firstly, I would like to introduce you to… The Mad Soap Ladies! We are an aptly named business, as both myself (Camille) and co-owner Krystal ...

Andrew Salmon

Andrew Salmon

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

My products mainly fall into the category of Wall Art. I have drawn and painted a range of items such as trees, flowers and everyday items. ...

RimCap Jewelery

RimCap Jewelery

Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire

I can get inspired to make a peace of jewellery, by watching clouds or some plants in the garden. I am able to choose the right technique ...

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 ...

Ladybird Pottery

Ladybird Pottery

Stoke Hammond, Buckinghamshire

We offer a wide range of unique handmade ceramics with quirky designs all triple fired. The ceramics are microwave and dishwasher safe ...

Puddles

Puddles

Bourne end, Buckinghamshire

Here at Puddles we advise you to Drop, Melt and Breathe..... We sell Wax Melts made from Soy Wax infused with petals, glitter, all different ...

Studio Glass

Studio Glass

Marlow, Buckinghamshire

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

Candles at Miss Soy

Candles at Miss Soy

Chesham, Buckinghamshire

I make a unique collection of soy wax candles. An assortment of glass cubes, christmas platters, tea lights, floating candles, cupcake ...

Paper Box Designs

Paper Box Designs

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

We cater in handmade bespoke crafts in greetings cards including any age, engagement, wedding, interaction, Easter, special birthdays, ...

MedicPaul

MedicPaul

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

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TapandCo

TapandCo

Wooburn Green, Buckinghamshire

Handmade crochet wraps, blankets and smaller items. See blog for further details. Mother and daughter activity

Tomasz Maker

Tomasz Maker

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

I am a maker who leans towards utilising woodwork and metalwork to create useful and beautiful objects. Using the characteristics of timber ...

Team Dog

Team Dog

Taplow, Buckinghamshire

At Team Dog we pride ourselves in making made to measure unique dog coats for your school or sports club. Send us your school top or sports ...

Karens Crafts

Karens Crafts

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

I create and sell all sorts of crochet, textiles, wool craft, curios and jewellery. I make blankets scarfsbags and other types of woolcraft. ...

Poppy handmade crafts

Poppy handmade crafts

Calvert, Buckinghamshire

Handmade wire jewellry Individualised silk cushions Decorated wooden boxes Woollen christmas decorations Bobble hats

Lucerna

Lucerna

Weston Turville, Buckinghamshire

We make and sell high quality scented candles with a variety of fragrances and sizes for your home. They are made with coconut and rapeseed ...

Handmade by Katie

Handmade by Katie

Chalfont St Giles, Buckinghamshire

I have enjoyed developing my style as a crafter, most recently focusing on macrame, crochet and arm knitting. I create my pieces for my ...

Chapel House

Chapel House

Loosley Row, Buckinghamshire

I produce high quality scented candles and diffusers in my converted Chapel in the Chilterns. It all started in 2011 when I went on a ...

The three of us prints

The three of us prints

Leighton Buzzard Pitstone, Buckinghamshire

PRINTS, POSTERS AND POSTCARDS BESPOKE DESIGNS AVAILABLE PERSONALISATION AVAILABLE We are a family run busines providing high quality prints. ...

Pastelist Artist

Pastelist Artist

Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

I am a landscape artist painting with pastels . Though fairly new to pastel painting I am now building up a portfolio of work which I would ...

Creative cards

Creative cards

Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

Hand made quality cards made by Julie Spinks in her own home. Beautiful individual designs. Julie can also make personalised cards by pre ...

Positima designs

Positima designs

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

I am an artist who works with wood and acrylic paints. I design one of a kind furniture and paint. I use resin to add that different look. ...

DIttzy handmade crafts

DIttzy handmade crafts

High wycombe, Buckinghamshire

DIttzy handmade crafts is a home run hobby that makes hair accessories, children’s and adults aprons and bags all made by myself at home ...

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. ...

Event Medic

Event Medic

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

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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 ...


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.