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

The Standing Exhibition at Taurus Crafts

There is a selection of large scale sculptures in the grounds and around the buildings of Taurus Crafts that you can visit and enjoy. This year we have added an exhibition of larger works by artsts in the Marches.

Kite Day

Sunday the 9th October 2016

Come and fly a kite, make a kite, and watch the expert kite flying demonstration from Avon Kite Flying Club. Free Entry.

kite day at taurus crafts 9th october 2016
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

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.

Read more about the exhibition here.

On display and for sale. Free entry, open daily

life as we see it 2016 exhibition


The CAN DO Creative Shop open daily in the Taurus Crafts Courtyard next door to The Little Bazaar. You can browse and buy at your leisure what the people, who Camphill Village Trust support to live independently, make and sell, from ceramics to woodwork, paintings to textiles.


Read more about Can Do Creative

mad dog knits pom pom pets workshops always a favorite in holiday time at taurus crafts, lydney, near , chepstow. Forest of Dean

The Ceramics Gallery

The new Ceramics gallery now open and featuring work by Mary Rose; Avril Farley; Val Tomlins; Dinah Delchambre; Tracy Baker; Derek A. Lamb; Tara Davidson.


Read more about The Ceramics Gallery and the artists

ceramis gallery at taurus crafts, lydney, near , chepstow. Forest of Dean

Arrtisan Businesses at Taurus Crafts

Taurus Crafts is a visitor destination featuring a diverse variety of small artisan businesses most of whom make and sell from their workshops. We also host a gift shop, wholefood and gluten free cafe, Organic - free range farm shop and deli featuring the best local produce; foodie events; live music; regular arts and crafts exhibitions; workshops and creative activities for adults and children in and around the holidays.


Taurus Crafts, The Old Park, Lydney, Near Chepstow, Forest of Dean. Gloucestershire. GL15 6BU.

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Standing Exhibition: Large scale sculpture at Taurus Crafts

There is a standing exhibition of the work by local and national artists and craft workers throughout the Taurus Crafts site.

Guides are available and provide insite into the work by

Phil Bews

Ian Richardson

Carrie Horwood

Steve Hyslop

Jerry Ortmans

steve hyslop sign

Arts and Crafts exhibitions and events at Taurus Crafts
We always have an exhibition on and regularly host arts events at Taurus Crafts, usually in the Cafe.

We also host occasional exhibitions in the Meeting Room, all are listed on the 'we love arts page'.

Previous events can be revisitied in our online review.

There is full listings of all our upcoming events and exhibitions in our what's on and coming soon guides.

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