Arts & Crafts in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

Discover our Arts & Crafts

Well-made, handcrafted goods and traditional skills were the ideals behind The Arts and Crafts Movement and are alive today, in abundance in the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley.

The stunning scenery and landscape of the Forest of Dean has long been an inspirational place to many writers, artists, poets and craftspeople and the arts and crafts scene in the area is vibrant and diverse, from weavers to jewellers, potters to painters, musicians to photographers.


Forest Of Dean School Of Photography

Fun, photographic training in the heart of the forest and valley with a pro photographer, David Broadbent, for any skill level. Improve your general skill level on hone one area - its up to you.

Arts & Crafts in or near St Briavels


Taurus Crafts

Gift shop with the region's best selection of design-led gifts and crafts, with a large selection of fair-trade products, local products, gift cards, and much more.

Arts & Crafts in or near Lydney


Capture this Moment Photography

Capture this Moment, fun relaxed professional photography based in the Forest of Dean and beyond. Capturing the details and the emotion of life to turn moments into treasured memories

Arts & Crafts in or near Cinderford


Forest of Dean Sculpture Trail

4.5 mile long woodland Sculpture Trail. Enjoy the views from our giant chair and walk underneath a stained glass window hung high in the tree canopy. Free of charge and perfect for all ages.

Arts & Crafts in or near Coleford


Wye Valley Arts Centre

Tutored courses in painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, and lots more in our beautiful gallery in the picturesque village of Llandogo and the stunning scenery of the Wye Valley.

Arts & Crafts in or near Monmouth


Hot Pot Pottery - tea-room, gallery and pottery studio

Cosy, country pottery gallery, tea-room and studio offering pottery activities and classes, a warm welcome and tasty home-made treats and drinks.

Arts & Crafts in or near Symonds Yat


Nature in Art

Nature in Art, the world's first museum & art gallery dedicated exclusively to art inspired by nature. With temporary exhibitions, art courses and an unrivalled artists in residence programme.

Arts & Crafts in or near Gloucester


Mary Rose Young Pottery

Mary Rose Young makes her distinctive Alice in Wonderland pottery at her studio in the Forest of Dean. Visit her vividly painted gallery.

Arts & Crafts in or near Parkend


Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter

Remarkable pottery experiences for individuals, groups and organisations. We work with thousands of workshop participants, all ages and abilities, sharing the many benefits of working with clay.

Arts & Crafts in or near Newent


Wobage Makers Gallery

Wobage Farm Craft Workshops, contemporary ceramics, furniture and jewellery in Herefordshire. 8 resident makers.

Arts & Crafts in or near Ross-on-Wye


Rachel Shilston - Inspiring Creativity

Create a beautiful piece of art as a memory of your stay. A range of art workshops for all ages and abilities. Or join Rachel in the Forest, for one of her fun 'Creative Detectives' sessions.

Arts & Crafts in or near Lydney


Sarah DArcy Ceramics

Ceramic animals of distinction.Each hand built therefore unique.There is a wide range of animals including hares, geese, hippos & sheep.Large pieces suitable for outdoors.Mail order available.

Arts & Crafts in or near Ross-on-Wye