Welcome to Origin.


Origin is a co-operative of makers and artists from Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire and Ceredigion with its shop based in the busy market town of Carmarthen. In the shop you will find a wide range of high quality handcrafted ceramics, glass, jewellery, metal, textiles, wood and cards as well as a wide range of original art work and prints.

Origin presents the work of over 25 local makers which is displayed in this intimate location. The shop is stewarded by member makers so you will have the opportunity to meet the makers as well as viewing the extensive range of handcrafted goods.


How to find us:

We are at 23 King Street (the old Harding’s shop), Carmarthen.

Easy nearby parking in the St.Peter’s public car park. We are only a short walk away on King St.


The Shop is open Monday - Saturday 10.00am-5.00pm.

Call us:

To contact us, call 01267 234500 or find our map here.


Call for New Members!

We are actively seeking new members to join our creative and dynamic space.
We encourage makers from the Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire and Ceredigion area to consider joining our friendly and busy collective-run gallery space and shop. If you make, draw, whittle, craft, sculpt, paint and photograph we invite you to submit an application to join our space and fill your dedicated gallery space with your beautiful work.

Meet the Makers


New Gallery Space

We have a new exhibition space located in our upstairs gallery which has plenty of natural light and lovely wooden floors. This is now available for artists to hire to show their work.

Join our collective

Origin presents the work of over 25 local makers which is displayed in this intimate location. If you're an artist creating in the area get in touch today to find out if we're the right group for you.

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