Taurus Crafts - Workshops, Activities and Courses

Come and join in with our arts and Crafts activities: Taurus Crafts regularly hosts skills workshops and courses for the public to attend. Pottery making and painting, knitting and crocheting, chocolate making, jewellery making, stone carving and stone masonary to name a few. Throughout school holidays we run a programme of creative childrens activites and skills workshops.

There are also regular updates on facebook and twitter.

It is also possible to book facilities for your own courses, activities and events, weddings, etc.
For more information and costings please contact us.

‘Yarntastic days of May’ Free Family Activity

Join us at Taurus crafts to create a life size mural for our garden AND Help give the trees their bloom and the sheep their yarntastic wooly jumpers with our free activity for all the family. 

Drop in or stay all day, 3rd and 4th May. 11am – 4pm
JEWELLERY MAKING for adults and Children with Balm Jewellery

Design and make beautiful beaded jewellery: Contact Balm Jewellery to find out the next workshop date.

Hammer a ring with ‪‎Balm‬ Jewellery:
Using a ready made sterling silver ring create a hammered finish. Limited places, bookings being taken now for 9th May and 23rd May workshops, if possible please provide ring size when booking.

The workshops take place between 12 - 4pm, costs £15 pp. Call 07918 676539 or book at Balm Jewellery Facebook to avoid disappointment as there are limited places available.(takes approx 1hr, suitable for age 10 and up with adult supervision)

Mad Dog Designs activities and workshops

Regular knitting and crocheting activities and workshops for children and adults, everything knitting including patterns, needles and yarn.


Contact details and more information about Mad Dog Designs.

Beading Workshop - Bezelled Cabochons and Buttons with Sally Boehme Saturday 20th June 10am - 4pm (incl 1hr lunch)

Sally has been beading for 25 years and teaching adults at residential colleges and other venues nationally for 6 years. She also sells her pieces and works to commission. Places are limited. Please contact Sally direct to book your place or if you have any questions. Booking deadline is Saturday 13th June 2015.. Please contact Sally direct to book your place or if you have any questions.

£25.00 per person (plus materials) Come along for a day of beading fun and learn how to make. Suitable for complete beginners and improvers.

01989 770598 info@sallyboehme.co.uk www.sallyboehme.co.uk Courses also available later in the year - 20th June and 24th November 2015 Tickets available Now - 01989 770598

Stone carving taster sessions

Stone Carving and stonemasonary workshops with Cats Eye Carving.

£5.00 to have a go

£15.00 to carve a design on a 4” square piece of stone to take home (takes 30-40mins) Age 5+

Contact Cats Eye Carving for future dates / bookings.

Paint your own pottery

Paint your own designs on a range of pottery items and have them glazed and fired. Choose from a wide selection of pottery items large range of items, prices from £6.


We regularly run paint your own and thrown your own pottery workshops for children, adults, individuals, parties and groups at Taurus Crafts,

contact us for all enquires / bookings (01594 844 841)

Slimming World

4 Sessions thought the day and evening every Thursday at Taurus Crafts.
9.30am, 3.30pm, 5.30pm and 7.30pm

Call Debbie for full details 07724 081630

slimming world at taurus crafts lydney
Yoga: Day sessions

Contact: Ali Rose

phone:07883 678629 email:simplyalirose@yahoo.co.uk

Evening Yoga classes
To book your place and call Carolyn on 07793 503046

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The Chocolate Bar: Chocolate making and painting workshops

The chocolate bar offer a variety of Chocolate making workshops. Make your own box of chocolates and impress your friends, learn how to temper chocolate, make a ganache and learn different techniques for decorating your chocolates.

Follow this link for further information about chocolate making workshops and the shop.

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There will are regular updates on our facebook and twitter social media site

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