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Crafts downstairs, Serious Batik art upstairs

Downstairs is typical art and craft, prints, carvings etc. However, if you have a spare 15 minutes... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2018
Paula G
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Greater Adelaide, Australia
An Aladdin's Cave of Fascinating Items

Something for everyone - from cheap tat that my 8 year old daughter loved to pricier exquisite... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2016
Sandra C
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Brussels, Belgium
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Oct 16, 2018
“Crafts downstairs, Serious Batik art upstairs”
Dec 23, 2017
“Della”
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58 Jalan Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

Downstairs is typical art and craft, prints, carvings etc. However, if you have a spare 15 minutes (or spare AUD$4000) ask to go upstairs to appreciate some seriously beautiful batik art by the family who owns this shop. No pressure to buy anything (thank goodness)...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Paula G
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit for unique handmade arts and crafts. A peaceful sanctuary away from the noise and heat outside. The owners are very talented artists and are very welcoming and a pleasure to spend time talking to. Please go and enjoy.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed July 19, 2017

This is a shop with some lovely stuff interspersed with junk. I understand security but being followed every inch of the way was really annoying.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank CamelGurgaon
Reviewed December 7, 2016

This gallery has a lot of very nice Asian art and things and also a fabulous collection of batik. Prices were fair and the quality of the merchandise was good. We bought a beautiful tapestry, a carving and a mask here.. I would have liked...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Nanpacific
Reviewed July 14, 2016

Something for everyone - from cheap tat that my 8 year old daughter loved to pricier exquisite batik and oil paintings from a family of artists. Statues, wood carvings, jade, paintings, fabric, jewellery - difficult not to find something that you never realised before that...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Sandra C
Reviewed May 18, 2016

The Yahong Art Gallery is full of the most interesting items from the far East and also smaller items that will fit the suitcase, all items are of high quality and if you are looking for a quality item to remember your trip this is...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Edgar H
Reviewed May 15, 2016

The Yahong Art Gallery website advertises that it is open from 10am -10 pm. Their advertisement in a tourist brochure gives the same hours of opening. There is no mention of any days on which it is closed. We double-checked with our hotel who said...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank aidor
Reviewed April 17, 2016

My husband and I were grateful that we dropped by. There was plenty to see, in all price ranges. Great prints, porcelain, metalware and jewellery. They also wrapped our purchases very, very well.

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Tanimann
Reviewed April 9, 2016

A great collection of quality art and crafts that may not be at the night market bargain prices but you get what you pay for.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Geoff T
Reviewed March 8, 2016

Downstairs is filled with the usual tourist souvenir rubbish - some of it quite expensive. But if you can attract the attention of the artist - the man who frequents the shop/gallery - he can show you the impressive batik cre.ations that he, his brother...More

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank Ray K
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