on a shoestring

“Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine, and at last, you create what you will”
  George Bernard Shaw

a little bit about us

Started mid way through 2016 after an unexpected return to the United Kingdom I decided to merge my interests into one hub. The result was "on a shoestring", an affordable art shop and space that offers small classes and events along with the best selection of loose leaf teas in South Wales. After a summer of serving the residents of Sketty I discovered a real need for an affordable and accessible space to offer a wider range of services. I soon turned to we, and we set about looking to develop our links with the Swansea community, especially those with a desire for a creative outlet. As we draw to the end of our first year, we now look to expand into a larger and longer term premises and we aim to offer creative courses to hundreds of Swansea residents in the coming few months.
creative hub
96 Gower Road Sketty Swansea SA2 9BZ
event space
0330 122 1360

get involved

There are a few ways to get involved. If any of the following interest you then get in touch.
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If you have a little time, and would like to get involved with our ever expanding project then we are always looking for creative individuals to join our group
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If you have some items you would like to sell, and would like to do so for the lowest commission rates in the area then we are always looking for new and interesting items to display in our shop
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If you have a certain skill, or a passion for a creative art then we are always looking for new and interesting uses for our little event space. Get in touch to find out more