The Floating Castle: Lullaby Leesa and her amazing puppets bring you tales of recycling and King Arthur followed by a make your own fun puppet workshop (1 hour duration)
Cost including materials £3.00, suitable for ages 3+ activity times 11.30, 1.00, 2.00pm. 15th and 22nd August
Jewellery Making and Wire Hearts with Balm Jewellery, make beautiful beaded jewellery or make a heart decoration with new and upcycled beads 16th, 23nd, 30th August, Suitable for all ages Workshop approx. 20 mins, Prices from £3.50
Paint your own Pottery: Paint your own pottery will be running throughout the school summer holiday Wednesday through to Monday each week. Closed on Tuesdays. Opening hours for the paint your own pot activity are 11am-1pm and 2pm-4pm. Prices from £6.00. Workshop approx. 20 mins, Prices from £6. Suitable for all ages.
Ted’ees ‘Patch’ Build a Bear. Create your very own special Teddy Bear, and design him a T-shirt or recycled bandana to wear. (1hr) From £14.50. 12th, 13th, 19th, 20th, 26th, 27th August, all ages, 10.30 - 4.30.
Stone Carving with Cats Eye Carving: £5.00 to have a go (20 minute duration taster session), £20.00 to carve a design on a 4” square piece of stone to take home (45 minute duration workshop). Suitable for ages 5+ drop in between 10.30 and 4.30.
17th, 24th and 31st August
The Wizard Arnie Kazzam Laughter and magic show. £2.00 per child, 40 minute shows on the 17th and 24th August at 12 to 12.40 and 2.00 to 2.40. Suitable for all ages.
Make a recycled bug Hotel: Artist Frances Warren will be demonstrating how she creates her bug hotels using found and recycled materials to create a valuable refuge for insects.
bug hotels using recycled materials
11.00-1.00 and 2.00-4.00. 21st August. Free demonstration.
Wednesday Workshop with Mad Dog Designs: Create something different every Wednesday using recycled materials. (Workshop Duration is approximatly 20min. Suitable for all ages. FREE ACTIVITY between 11.00 to 1.00 and 2.00 to 4.00.
Learn how to make recycled fabric yarn to create an array of unusual items with Mad Dog Designs 17th, 24th, 31st August
T-Shirt to tote: Visit the Gift Shop to create your very own tote bag from a recycled T-shirt. Bring your own T-shirt or upcycle one provided. Suitable for all Ages Workshop duration approx. 20 minutes drop in 11.00 to 1.00 and 2.00 to 4.00 Cost: £3.00. 13th August, 11.00 to 1.00 and 2.00 to 4.00
Finger Knitting with Silk Road Bazaar: Learn this innovative technique to create your own stunning necklace and bracelet in our 2 hour duration workshop. Cost is £25 which includes enough yarn and buttons to make 3 necklace and bracelet sets. Suitable for adults and children age 10+ Booking only please, 23rd July to 31st August, contact 01594 840789.
Broomstick Lace Knitting Workshop with Silk Road Bazaar: Learn how to make a scarf using this clever technique. Free with the purchase of a kit (£18) that has everything you will need and your choice of Diakeito Cobweb yarn from Japan, exclusive to Silk Road Bazaar. 23rd July - 31st August. Workshop duration approx. 2hrs, please call Jenny on 01594 840789 or email email@example.com to Book.
Ladder Yarn Workshop with Silk Road Bazaar:Make a beautiful shawl/scarf or necklace using our interesting ladder yarn. Free with the purchase of a kit (£10-£15) includes your colour choice of yarn and beads. 23rd July to 31st August. Bookings only (2hrs approx.) please call Jenny on 01594 840789 or email firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com to Book.
For all upcoming events for next month and beyond visit read the coming soon listing and there is our What's On Guide that lists this months events and activities.
It is free to park and Taurus Crafts is just 5 minutes from Lydney, directions here.