JFS Handcraft, Djupivogur

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  • August 17, 2017
    While traveling the Ring Road in June 2017 we had the joy of meeting this wonderful man and enjoying his amazing rock collection and handmade jewelry and treasures. Jon encompasses all the warmth of t...  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    Jon is a great host. He is always so fun to meet and he tries to give you all the information you need regarding his stones and reindeer horns. His shop is small but filled with great handcrafted gift...  more »
  • August 15, 2017
    We stumbled upon Jon's shop while checking out Djupivogur. Jon is extremely warm and welcoming, and his collection and artwork are simply amazing. You must stop in for at least a look if you are in th...  more »
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  • July 17, 2016
    Really wonderful gift shop and collection. Great local experience.
  • April 12, 2016
    When stopping or staying in Djúpivogur, you MUST stop by and see Jón Friðrik Sigurðsson. You´ll find his house just up the road from Hótel Framtið (another place worth experiencing). You really can´t miss JFS; his house is yellow and decorated with all manner of art on the front side. Stepping into his backyard is like literally stepping into a museum, as this man has collected what has to be tens of thousands of rocks from the local valleys over the last 38 years. Not to be outdone by his amazing collection, Mr. Sigurðsson is simply a person you do not want to miss. He can tell you stories about every rock in his collection, and if you step in to his workshop, you can buy some amazing art. Carvings in stone and reindeer antler are abundant, but again, the real attraction is the owner. We traveled the entire wonderful country of Iceland, and Mr. Sigurðsson will be one of the things that we remember most. We could have stayed all day had we not had more exploring to do. PS: This guy is a HUUUUGE Manchester United fan, and if you're a Steven Gerrard fan? Forget it. Lol.

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