COVID-19 update, we are now closed to visitors at the gallery following the latest government guidelines & safety measures - We hope to welcome you back from the 6th February. Virtual Appointments can be arranged.
November 19, 2020
Enjoy a 45 min drive from Aberdeen through the stunning scenery of Royal Deeside for a Christmas Shopping Day experience with easy free car parking. Let us be part of your relaxing day out & join us for some stress free Christmas shopping in the stunning location of the Ballogie Estate. As you come to visit us you will find lots of wonderful places offering festive cheer, such as the award winning Finzean Farm shop and the hospitable Potarch Cafe & Restaurant to enjoy a cosy morning coffee, festive lunch or a special afternoon tea. There really is a lot to offer on Royal Deeside this Christmas. Festive Outdoor Events and Christmas Markets can be found in the Aberdeenshire Whats On.
At The Butterworth Gallery this Christmas we have our "Winter Exhibition" A collection of original oil paintings by Howard Butterworth. Mary Louise Butterworth also has a selection of new 2020 work, with a new thought provoking style and subject.
Keeping it local...
Complimenting our art display we have beautiful handmade colourful fused glass by the talented Shelagh Swanson, along with some creative willow weaving work by Helen Jackson.
Other great gift ideas are the hardback copies of "Old Deeside Ways" & "The Cairngorm and their folk" by author Ian Murray and local writer & illustrator Margaret Bond of her award winning publication of "The History of Ballogie & District"
Finally if a pampering gift is just what you're looking for then Julie Rae's new business "Deeside Lavender" has just the treatment for helping de-stress 2020 and have you revived for 2021! Christmas gift packs available at the gallery for £20.
Julie has been growing and harvesting lavender and all her other plants that she uses, for the past three years, all from her family home on Royal Deeside.
If you are looking for the perfect gift for a loved one, friend or colleague we think you will find something to suit every budget, we have packs of Christmas cards starting at £5, Gift ideas from £2.75. We can offer Own Art Finance on any of the original pieces by our artists & designers.
As part of our outstanding customer service we can also arrange; local bespoke framing which supports the North East Now Campaign. We can include local delivery and a free gift wrap service should you need a little extra help.
Also at the gallery, we are more than happy to post your online order direct to your chosen recipient with a personalised Christmas card, all done to make your Christmas experience with us totally hassle free! See below for when we would need your order by.
Other Helpful Services:
Festive Opening Hours from now until Christmas:
Thursday - Sunday 11am – 4pm (Closed Thursday 19th November)
Christmas Eve, Thursday Open 11 – 4pm
(Collection out with these times by appointment only.)
The gallery will be closed during the festivities from 25th December and will reopen on Saturday 9th January 11am – 4pm
*Please note all NEW framing orders should be placed by Monday 7th December for guaranteed delivery for Christmas and all orders to be posted to UK mainland addresses should be placed before Monday 14th December.
January 07, 2021
It's been a difficult start to the year so as a little boost for our customers and those who missed their chance to get a copy of our sold out 2021 calendar we thought we'd make it available for FREE download!
November 12, 2020
June 04, 2020