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“A shop rather than a gallery”

Eva Wilkin Galleria at Gingerland
Ranked #32 of 53 things to do in Nevis
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Owner description: Dame Eva Wilkin is generally known as the 'First Lady" of Nevisian art, lived and painted in this restored former cotton mill estate. She was once visited by Prince Charles and was awarded an OBE for her contribution to West Indies art. The site now houses a gallery stocked with prints of her works as well as other local artists; gifts, jewelry, handicrafts and furnishings and decor accessories and more.
Reviewed 13 February 2014

We drove here and the gallery took some effort to find. The lady working there was lovely but it really was just a shop to purchase things and not very practical if you are flying. An old windmill is the studio/house next door which is nice but we were only here for 10 minutes.

Thank FionaLondon
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Reviewed 23 September 2013

This gallery is named for a local artist who used the old sugar mill as her painting studio. There are some pieces of her artwork here, but most artwork could be seen in Nisbet Plantation Inn.

If you are looking for high quality souvenirs, this is where you can get them. There are some beautiful pieces of furniture here as well, located in the lower floors. In high season, there is a small cafe/snack bar that also runs. The proprieters of this store also run the gift shop at the Botanical Gardens, but this has more variety of offerings.

Thank Ellen P
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Reviewed 9 August 2013

Given the history of the gallery, it was nice to see quality items being sold. Worth a look for Far Eastern art

Thank welshman279
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Reviewed 25 March 2013

By chance we went down the road to the gallery which was an old sugar mill and is now the centre point of a thriving business in home furniture and trinkets of all kinds along with plenty of paintings by the local artists and others, a very good way to spend an hour browsing through all the items and the gardens are slowly becoming an even more focal point by the Thai's that run the gallery.

Thank John N
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Reviewed 21 March 2013

The setting and architecture of this gallery add to it's beauty and interest. It has a wide range of well designed quality items, not the usual tourist stuff. There are Asian influenced pieces for the home, jewelry, lovely scarves, furniture and of course reproductions of Eva Wilkin;s work. Worth seeking out plus there are Boris and Angus the friendly dogs.

Thank Jay C
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