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Fab little gallery full of unique art from needle felting pictures and keyring to prints and originals in ink, paint and pencil. Had a lovely chat with the artist/owner and admired the unusual log burner. Not obvious to find but even more special for it!
Date of experience: May 2018
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Karen Ishbel M, Owner at The Winter Thistle, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018
Thanks for visiting. I'm glad you walked down the lane !!
Visiting the Winter Thistle was one of the highlights of our trip to Glencoe. Not only was the artwork superb but it was a genuine pleasure to meet and speak with the owner and artist, Karen MacAulay. An essential stop for anyone visiting the area.
Date of experience: November 2017
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Karen Ishbel M, Owner at The Winter Thistle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017
Thanks Nicholas. The customers are far superior to the artwork!
We visited Karen's shop this spring and loved it. It looks wonderful and the art on display covers a very wide range, from landscapes to musician portraits, all absolutely stunning. It was also very special chatting to the artist herself, who is very kind and...More
Date of experience: April 2017
Karen Ishbel M, Owner at The Winter Thistle, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017
Thanks Bob! The best bit of my job is definitely getting to speak to the customers.
We followed the chalkboard signs down the short path to The Winter Thistle and were charmed by this unique shop in Glencoe Village. Items range from traditional to modern eclectic. Everything in the shop is handmade. Karen the owner is wonderful. She shared with us...More
Date of experience: July 2017
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Karen Ishbel M, Owner at The Winter Thistle, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017
Thanks Renee. Was great meeting you all and I'm delighted you came to see me. I hope you come back to Scotland again soon. Very best wishes, Karen.