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  • Sea of Green Hydroponics ( an indoor growshop!!) grow your own indoor plants! its a dream ...
  • i dont actually know where any art gallerys or anythin is in swindon, but there is lot of grafitti around the town which you can feel free to spit on.
  • Decent art gallery, several painting shops, good craft shops.
  • On display and to buy in the Brunel Centre, first floor, over the bridge toward House of Fraser. Museum and Art Gallery, Bath Road. Arts Centre, Wyvern Theatre. All council run, usually, all the displays are free entry.
  • Some interesting vomit stains on Queens drive bus stop
  • The Arts Centre is a bit boring. Pleasant. But Boring. Round the corner from there, the is the Art Gallery. Also, this is boring. We have 'STEAM'. This sucks major balls.
  • Blue Banana - makes you feel happy.
  • The Arts Centre, Old Town
  • One art gallery. Did have some Francis Bacon sketches. Hardly Tate Modern though! Very few craft shops. Those that are there are either over-priced or about to shut down as not enough custom.
  • Crystals - mystickal goods shop coming soon to the Brunel Centre
  • Daft Crafts, on the Victoria Road, is a haven for skilled craftspeople, and trendy housefitters, looking for a bargain.
  • Spot on in Fleet Street is ace
  • Frameworks on Cheney Manor Indistrial Estate is a great art materials and advice shop. Cheap prices too.
  • Art Gallery in Old Town has one of the best collections of modern art outside London.
  • Craft World (bit on the expensive side).

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