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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 4 weeks ago
Paula G
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 14 July 2016
Sandra C
Brussels, Belgium
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4 weeks ago
“Crafts downstairs, Serious Batik art upstairs”
23 Dec 2017
58 Jalan Batu Ferringhi, Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island 11100, Malaysia
(604) 881 1251
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Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

We were eating across the street over looking this art gallery. Made a note to stop by have a look after our meal. Thinking we would only run by some art.. But we found out there is so much more going on in this modest...More

4  Thank Absolute H
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Reviewed 26 February 2015

Five minutes should be enough. This is a gift shop that sells second hand brick-a-brack, furniture and souvenirs. Some interesting furniture is on display. Some are genuine antiques. Some pieces are one off, hand made designs. Certainly. But on the whole, this is a gift...More

1  Thank N N
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Paula G
Reviewed 24 December 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.

Thank Della K
Reviewed 19 July 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.

Thank CamelGurgaon
Reviewed 7 December 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

1  Thank Nanpacific
Reviewed 14 July 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

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 18 May 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

1  Thank Edgar H
Reviewed 16 May 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

Thank aidor
Reviewed 17 April 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.

1  Thank Tanimann
Reviewed 9 April 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.

Thank Geoff T
Reviewed 8 March 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

1  Thank Ray K
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