Grey Funnel is a small art gallery in the sunny seaside town of Shanklin on the Isle of Wight. There's much to see here and so take your time to look around and discover more about us.
Marine and industrial paintings of the Isle of Wight and surrounding area.
Image: 'Phylene' off The Needles by Deryck Foster painted in 1963
Often referred to as 'Samuel Saunders pottery'. Works were produced in their premises at Gunville between 1926 and 1938. The hand thrown terracotta pieces are easily recognised by their attractive blue, green and pink running glazes.
Fine nostalgic items from the 1950's, 1960's and 1970's.
Finely engineered live steam and other models of locomotives, ships, boats and aircraft.
Image: A well engineered 3 1/2 inch gauge model of a 4-4-0 tender locomotive No 2. Silver soldered copper boiler having water sight glass, regulator and other usual fittings. The chassis having twin outside cylinders with Walschaerts valve gear (Grey Funnel Collection)
Some of the items on our website can be bought online and these are identified with a 'Contact & Buy' button. This is a simple two step process in which you tell us about the item you would like to purchase and we email you a no obligation invoice via the secure online payment system provided by PayPal. We are only able to ship items to registered addresses within the UK.