Silk Top Hat Gallery

Contemporary art gallery providing a showcase for original British paintings, prints, sculpture and crafts in Ludlow town centre. Open Tuesday – Saturday 11.00 am – 4.00 pm.

Exhibition of mixed work on the middle floor: 13th May 2017 onwards

Work by many artists including: LIN BROWN We have been exhibiting Lin Brown’s work since we opened. Those of you who have followed her work over the years will know … Continue reading


Current Exhibition of mixed work on the top floor

Our selection of mixed work is showing both here in the Silk Top Hat and also in our  Craft Gallery, Isaac Smart’s across the road.


JILL HOWORTH (1949-2016)

Jill Howorth, the owner of Ludlow’s Silk Top Hat Gallery, and Isaac Smart’s, died very peacefully at the Severn Hospice, Bicton Heath, Shrewsbury on the 7th November 2016 after a … Continue reading


SALE – Up to 40% off selected items in the gallery shop

40% off Onya products. 35% off papier mache products. 30% off Hansa soft toys & Folkman’s puppets. 25% off art materials, Glen Prince scarves, mugs, canvas shoppers, indian strings and … Continue reading

May 2, 2017

Monday Closure

The Silk Top Hat Gallery and Isaac Smart’s will now be closed on Mondays. Despite our advertised Tuesday to Saturday opening, we have habitually remained open on Mondays. Apologies for … Continue reading

March 2, 2017