Christmas Shopping with Festive Cheer at The Butterworth Gallery

November 28, 2019



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 Farmshop and the hospitable Potarch Cafe & Restaurant to enjoy a cosy morning coffee, festive 2 or 3 course lunch or a special afternoon tea. There really is a lot to offer on Royal Deeside this Christmas. Local Festive 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 ButterworthMary Louise Butterworth also has a selection of new 2019 work, with a new thought provoking style and subject. Complimenting our art display we have beautiful handmade colourful fused glass by the talented Shelagh Swanson, creative and fun themed ceramics by Margaret Patience of Pretty Rubbish Mosaics along with some creative wicker work by Helen Jackson.

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 including Wentworth Wooden Jigsaws from just £6.95. 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 Buy North East Campaign, Local Christmas delivery and a free gift wrap service.

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.

Festive Opening Hours from now until Christmas:

Thursday, Friday 11am – 4pm

Tuesday Christmas Eve Open Noon – 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 4th January 11am – 4pm

*Please note all NEW framing orders should be placed by Monday 9th December for guaranteed delivery for Christmas and all orders to be posted to UK mainland addresses should be placed before Monday 16th December.

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