Online Craft Fayre

Although the Craft Fayre is now finished, please do browse the posts from the wonderfully talented artisans around the Forest and see if you can find a wonderful gift or treasure for your own home.

Follow along with our #OnlineCraftFayre. Join the conversation on our Facebook page and please support our local artisan businesses as they start to recover from Covid-19.

Jeanies Glass

Hi I’m Jean of jeanies glass. I started decorating bottles and glasses by accident. I made a bottle for my sister in-laws wedding anniversary as a gift last year and was asked by other people to do a bottle for weddings and that’s how I got into glass decorating. I do painted and etched. Can […]

Maryann Carter

The reason I started making wax melts was because of lockdown and my partner being furloughed I thought it was a great way to bring in some extra income but also enjoying being crafty and creative through my wax melts and the different smells are absolutely gorgeous. The small 100% soy wax bars are £2.50 […]

Busy Bee Creations

My name is Caitlin and I’m 16 years old, I started busy bee creations as a way to save money towards driving lessons and a car as I turn 17 in January. I currently sell Beeswax Wraps for £10 a set, and hair bows. Beeswax wraps are an eco friendly alternative for cling film. You […]


Maria loves to upcycle and was planning a stall packed with upcycled goodies for our Eco-Vegan Fayre. The first of her featured products is the cutlery roll. It is washable and contains everything you would need to keep in your bag or take on a picnic! They are £7.50 each. Maria’s next upcycled creation are […]

Rachel Wade

Mouseloft Tiddlers £1.50 each. 4 for £5.00. Mouseloft cross stitch kits are small fun designs on 14 count Aida. All designs fit a 64mm diameter hoop, which are also available. Mouseloft kits are handcrafted in Cheshire. Postage is £1.00 for up to 5 kits. Collection from Coleford can be arranged. Mouseloft Stitchlets £2.50 each. 5 […]

Packed with Love

Each year Packed with Love pack 180 backpacks full of essential items for children in emergency accommodation as well as 80 treat bags and 80 toiletry bags for the homeless. We have been very kindly donated some hand made face coverings to sell to help us raise money. Each mask is £4.50, all masks are […]

Palm Tree Art (Jane Geloso)

I have been vegetarian since the age of 10 and became a vegan a few years ago after having my son. I began to think about how I could do more to spread this message – and so the The Palm Tree was born! Working towards making a small difference in the world, whilst returning […]

Witherwood Designs

I created Witherwood Designs during lockdown after discovering a love for botanical line drawing whilst on maternity leave with my son. My drawings started as doodles on paper, but I decided to try my designs on some old terracotta pots I found in our greenhouse and I loved them! We are very lucky to have […]

Jo’s Sews

Welcome to Jo’s Sews! Lovingly created items in quality fabrics. Photographs show a small selection of the items available! All sewn items are completely washable. Lots more product available in a variety of designs including zip up bags ideal for toiletries, toys, or make-up; over the shoulder bags with zip pockets, and double sided headbands […]

Fairbrother’s Photography

Hi, my name is Jack, I am a keen photographer and I have been taking photos for around 4 years. I would like to take this from a hobby to a business in photography. For a couple of months prior to lockdown I was volunteering at The Dean Forest Railway. Where I was able to […]