The Shop

The Shop at Cleethorpes Library is a gift shop with a difference. We're passionate about supporting local artists and are encouraging people to support their local community in such challenging times.

Opening Times -
Monday to Thursday, 8:30am to 5:30pm
Saturday, 9am to 1pm
Quite Contrary Pottery

Quite Contrary Pottery

Beautiful handmade and hand decorated ceramic pieces.

We have a selection of items on sale which include trinket dishes, spoon rests and soap dishes.

We also have a lovely selection on Christmas decorations, including hand-painted mittens and trees.

Items start from £6

Craft Indulgence by Julia

Craft Indulgence by Julia

Julia's work includes beautifully hand-painted wooden toys, peg dolls, stones and ornaments. We also have a collection of painted wooden Christmas decorations and paint your own peg doll kits which would make lovely stocking fillers.

All of Julia's pieces are child friendly and are UKCA tested.

Items start from £3.50

Sarah Palmer

Sarah Palmer

Sarah captures scenes from Cleethorpes and Northern Lincolnshire through watercolours and inks that eventually are made into greetings cards, postcards and prints. Her distinctive and colourful style is characterised by light and quick pen strokes.

Linda Ingham

Linda Ingham

Linda's collection of hand-made, eco-printed and sustainably sourced items encourage consideration of the planet crisis in home décor. Entitled Field Notes, the selection relates to her visual arts practice and is created solely with small batch techniques from materials sourced in Lincolnshire.

Annie Thwaytes

Annie Thwaytes

Beautifully designed greetings cards and hand-painted wooden decorations of birds and nature.

Nicky Dillerstone

Nicky Dillerstone

Nicky has loved working in fabric and thread since she was a child, acquiring sewing and knitting skills as she grew up. She sells a variety of unique items such as wrist warmers, plant bags, and decorative household items.   

La Luna

La Luna

La Luna publishes story and resource books suitable for schools, children, teachers and families, as well as poetry and visual arts.  

Resort Souvenirs

Resort Souvenirs

Featuring thoughtfully selected prints from the area from the last few decades, we have:

  • Cushions
  • Coasters
  • Canvas prints
  • Mugs
  • Tea towels
  • Greetings cards
  • Tote bags

 

Local History

Local History

A range of images of Grimsby and Cleethorpes from the Victorian era through to the 1950s have been thoughtfully selected to appear on a range of stock including:

  • Mugs
  • Tea towels
  • Postcards
  • Tote bags

Local history books available include Grimsby and the Haven Company, Feeding the NationLegacy of the Workhouse, and Waltham Memories.

The Shop

Cleethorpes Library,
Alexandra Road,
Cleethorpes,
DN35 8LG

Telephone : (01472) 323648
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