Bespoke handmade leather goods at The Leather Studio
Chocolate, Handmade Fudge and Delightfulness at The Bon Bon Jar
Beautiful fabric at Tylers Patch.
The Original art and illustrations of Graham Collins
Try your hand at the Potter's Wheel, paint pottery, join classes and more!
Discover the Craft Village
Visit the Craft Village and find unique handmade gifts and items a world away from everything the high street has to offer. Plus you can often see the crafters demonstrating their skills. Entry to the Craft Village is FREE and there's plentiful free parking.
The Craft Village is open Tuesday to Sunday with a limited number of crafters open on Mondays including the Music Shop and La Bottega Village Caffè. Plus we have Farmers’ Markets on the second and last Saturday of the month, and we often have special events.
Follow the links below for information on the sixty plus Barleylands Craft Studios:-
|Art & Photography
Browse galleries, commission artwork, purchase prints & pieces and more.
|Beauty & Hair
Beauty & complimentary therapies at Escape Studios plus hair dressing at Anna Rose Hair.
|Classes & Workshops
Learn a new skill or brush up on an existing one. From art classes to zumba and everything in between!
|Clothing & Hats
Clothes for all occassions from our many talented craft studios - from weddings to fancy dress.
|Craft Supplies & Hobbies
Find all your supplies including all your papercrafts, textiles, and more.
|Food & Drink
Amazing cakes, fabulous sweets, Italian Deli & Caffe & fine dining.
|Gifts & Presents
A host of unique handmade gifts you won't find on the high street. You're sure to find something special.
|Home, Garden & Pets
Everything for the home from furnishings to architectural plans and pet grooming.
|Music & Dance
Learn to play an instrument, join dance classes and buy all things musical.
Nearly all of our studios can personalise their handmade products for that extra special touch.
Glassworks, blacksmiths, leather work and so much more. Plus catch crafters at work.
Our studios offer it all from the dress to the decor and so much more.
The Craft Village is open from Tuesday to Sunday all year round with a limited number of crafters open on Mondays (see full details of opening times) except on the weekend of the Essex Country Show (2nd weekend in September) where the Craft Village will only be accessible once you have purchased an entrance ticket into the show.