The handcraft association, MånskenAddress: Storgatan 50, 38337 Mönsterås Show map
Address: Storgatan 50, 38337 Mönsterås
Our shop is found in Modéerska Huset, which has Storgatan in Mönsterås as its address. Here the handcraft association, Månsken exhibits unique items made by artists who have a connection with Mönsterås Municipality.
The sale of members’ works and goods takes place in a carefully refurbished old store. The association also puts on various exhibitions during the summer months and is pleased to show visitors the beautiful house. The works include traditional handcraft, textile work, crocheting, knitting, tatting, wood carving and various wooden artworks, silver work, silver jewellery, pewter work, various ceramic works, macramé, Birch bark work, ships in bottles, clothing, leather, glass work and glass blowing etc. Modéerska Huset is a heritage listed merchant’s house from the 18th Century and the oldest wooden house in Mönsterås. The trade house is a well preserved example of what a merchant’s house would have been like back then. It still contains details that are reminiscent of its long history, especially the tiled fireplaces from the region, old doors and a preserved store room.