In the heart of the magical island of Fuerteventura, in the historical town of Betancuria, craft lovers can visit this little gem with local artisans’ creations.
Unique and original quality handicrafts representing the Canarian traditions and culture.
This shop is filled with lovely creations of craftspeople based in Fuerteventura. Touch and feel their ceramics, woodcarvings, leather goods, basketry, soaps, silk paintings, jewelry, glassware, crochets, baby clothes… These and many more are the unique articles made by creative local artisans that you can find in the shop of the association Artesanos Creativos de Fuerteventura.
The association is made up of artisans, with an official accreditation from Cabildo de Fuerteventura, who make use of their skills to revive craft culture and keep traditions alive while adapting to the times with new materials and techniques, creating unique objects and creative designs.
Betancuria is definitely worth a visit, as this shop is too. This creative artisan shop of Fuerteventura is one of those places you can’t miss if you like nice handicrafts made with love and inspired by the island.
Visit Artesanos Creativos de Fuerteventura online shop
Great news here! If you are not in Fuerteventura and you are dying to check and buy these creations – well, you’re in luck, they have an online shop too!
There, local artisans showcase and sell their creations directly, and people can discover their stories and even get in touch with each one of them. Here you have the link to the website, check it out: https://artesanoscreativosftv.com/tienda-de-artesania-online/
These nice projects, both the shop and the website, are supported by Cabildo de Fuerteventura as part of the activity to promote Canarian arts and crafts and to make the islands’ culture and traditions known and valued.
If you want to know more about these shops, here you have the info:
Visit the shop and get seduced by its design:
Dirección: Calle Roberto Roldán, 17, Betancuria. Junto al Museo Arqueológico de Fuerteventura.
Summer opening hours (from April 1st to September 30th): Mon-Sat, from 11.30 am to 6 pm.
Winter opening hours (from October 1st to March 31st): Tue-Sun, from 10.30 am to 5 pm.
Follow the project on social media, you’ll love it:
Facebook: Asociación Artesanos Creativos de Fuerteventura
Tienda online: https://artesanoscreativosftv.com/tienda-de-artesania-online/