Helfa Gelf



  • Mixed Media,
  • Print Making,
  • Jewellery,
  • Textiles


‘Chimera’ is a group of Textile Artists founded in 2010, that meets fortnightly throughout the year.

Chimera+ is made up of five previous Helfa Gelf artists, who have shown their work as Eurgain Studio in recent years:- Alison Corfield, Jane Jenkins, Moya McCarthy, Pauline Foster and Ronnie White.They are being joined by 3 additional Chimera artists:- Alison Reynolds, Mary Sotheran and Susanne Owen.

Members of Chimera+ make a wide range of textile art using machine and hand embroidery, both wet and dry felting, mixed media work, hand dyeing and upcycling.

They will be demonstrating and sharing a wide range of techniques throughout the open studio weekend.

They will be selling a wide range of textile items including pictures and jewellery.

Directions to studio

Easy to find, on the main road through Trelawnyd. From the east, take Junction 31 off the A55 and follow signs for Dyserth.

Parking on the village side streets and a small  car park approximately 100 metres from the venue.

Studio information

Family friendly Wheelchair friendly Parking nearby Toilet access Welsh Speaker Work for sale Price range £1 to £250 Commissions accepted

Contact & address Details

Trelawnyd Memorial Hall, London Road, Trelawnyd, Flinshire. LL18 6DN.


Studio Opening Times

September 2018 Times:
Opening Times: 11am - 5pm
  • 7th
  • 8th
  • 9th
  • 14th
  • 15th
  • 16th
  • 21st
  • 22nd
  • 23rd
  • 28th
  • 29th
  • 30th
    Late Friday Opening Days:
    Opening Times: 7pm - 9pm
  • 7th
  • 14th
  • 21st
  • 28th

Alison Corfield - free machine embroidery and mixed media work

Jane Jenkins - mixed media, needle felting anf hand embroidery

Moya McCarthy - machine and hand embroidery

Pauline Foster - needlefelting, mixed media and machine embroidery

Ronnie White - wet felting, natural wools and hand embroidery

Alison Reynolds - hand and machine embroidery, 3D work

 Mary Sotheran - hand embroidery

Susanne Owen - needlefelting and machine embroidery

Artists in this group

Alison Corfield


Moya McCarthy

Ronnie White

Suzanne Owen

Jane Jenkins

Alison Reynolds

Mary Sotheran

Pauline Foster

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