events, activities and workshops at Taurus Crafts, Near Aylburton, Lydney, Soudley, Blakeney, Coleford, Cinderford, Chepstow

Taurus Crafts What's On Guide: May / June 2016
All the coming events for this month. We have a dedicated listings page for all exhibitions, childrens activities, workshops, classes and courses here. For upcoming events next month and beyond visit read the coming soon listing page.

Join our mailing list to find out first. Get regular updates on our facebook and twitter social media sites. Taurus Crafts is located 5 minutes from Lydney, between Coleford, Chepstow and Cinderford in the Forest of Dean.

Holiday Activities and Workshops

28th May - 5th June 2016

Activities and workshops that are suitable for children. Make lovely keepsakes and special gifts and take part in eductional workshops here at Taurus Crafts. Come and join in with our arts and crafts activities, pottery making and painting, knitting and crocheting, chocolate making, jewellery making, stone carving and stone masonary to name a few. Please Note: The Paint Your Own activity on Saturday 4th June will only be open for the afternoon session from 2.00 to 4.00pm,


Click here for all the dates/ times etc. There are also regular updates on facebook and twitter.

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Free Petal Trail

Find all the petal patterns hidden around Taurus Crafts to complete the flower.

28th May to 5th June Free entry. Collect your trail sheet from the Gift Shop

Cats Eye Carving: Carrie Horwood

The finished Green man carving by Carrie is now on sale in the Cats Eye Carving Studio. He is carved out of Tetbury limestone, the dimensions are 7 x 6 x 8 inches and he is priced at £450.

Carrie is also making clocks to order out of Welsh slate. The guide price is £65 for 11 x 12 inches square. Drop by to discuss your requirements (not open Friday 27th May).

Please visit Carrie's website for more details.

cats eye carving sale

Handmade Jewellery

New handmade lapis lazuli necklaces made by Sarah Coles this week.

See the Balm Jewellery Facebook page for more information and regular updates

cats eye carving sale
The Garden Retreat Health, Beauty and Wellbeing Centre

The Garden Retreat Health and Beauty is located at Taurus Crafts, Lydney. We offer a wide range of holistic and beauty therapies by dedicated therapists.

From 1st June we are also pleased to be offering pregnancy massage. We are happy to recommend specific treatments and offer advice when needed. We are open Monday to Saturday with a late night on Thursdays until 8pm. Please contact us for more information 01594 841156 or email or visit the garden retreat webpage for more info.

cats eye carving sale
Silk Road Bazaar

New in at Silk Road Bazaar, beautifully embroidered handbags made by the semi nomadic Miao farming people of South East China.

Click here for more information

sabrina skies
Exhibition of paintings

14th May to 19th June 2016 Taurus Crafts Cafe Open daily 10 - 5.30pm

Next Exhibition: We are pleased to announce our next exhibitors in the Taurus Crafts Café are Richard Straley and Sally Williams. Both well-known artists from Gloucestershire they are displaying a joint exhibition inspired by the River Severn or ‘Sabrina’ and the surrounding landscapes and skyscapes.

More information about the arts at Taurus Crafts here.

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Arts In The Marches

Diverse sculpture exhibition in the grounds of Taurus Crafts from 28th May to 2nd October 2016

Curated by Arts in the Marches this show features the sculptures by artists based in the English Welsh borderlands.

On display and for sale. Free entry, open daily

life as we see it 2016 exhibition

Mad Dog Designs

'Knit and Natter' crafts sessions Thursdays from 7 - 9pm

It doesn't have to be knitting, bring along any craft project that's easily transported. It's a great way to share tips and ideas. Workshops on particular knitting and crochet topics available as required.

Contact details, workshops and more information about Mad Dog Designs.
workshops at Taurus Crafts, Lydney
Slimming World

Four sessions throughout the morning, afternoon and evening every Thursday at Taurus Crafts. 9.30am, 3.30pm, 5.30pm and 7.30pm

Your Consultant's name is Debra Telephone 07724 081630

Taurus Crafts, The Meeting Room,Lydney Park Estate, Lydney, Gloucestershire, GL15 6BU

slimming world at taurus crafts lydney
Yoga sessions Hatha YOGA Mixed ability Classes with a British Wheel of Yoga and REPs registered teacher.Taurus Crafts, Lydney - Tuesday and Wednesday evenings 7pmContact: To book your place and call Carolyn on 07793 503046
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The Ceramics gallery is open daily and features work by nationally acclaimed artists including Mary Rose; Avril Farley; Val Tomlins; Dinah Delchambre; Tracy Baker; Derek A. Lamb; Tara Davidson. Read more about the ceramic artists and their work.

The CAN DO Creative shop is now open in the main courtyard, between the gift shop and The Little Bazaar. It retails the work of talented individuals working in workshops supported by the Camphill Village Trust.

You can browse and buy at your leisure, your purchase helps people with learning disabilities to live and work independently.

Read more about Can Do Creative.

Pottery and ceramics at Taurus Crafts

CAN DO Creative shop at Taurus Crafts.
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