October Holiday Activities at Taurus Crafts
26th October - 3rd November 2019
Visit Taurus Crafts this October Half-term and get spooky with a range of activities that will be running every day from 26th October until Sunday 3rd November. The programme offers a great selection of activities which will be frighteningly fun for your little monsters.
You’ll be able to get set for Halloween with real pumpkin decorating, create an original costume with Cooper Art in her spooky costume activity where you can make either a witch or wizard hat, mask and broomstick or make your own Halloween cupcakes with Isabel’s Bakehouse.
There are also some new additions to the programme; skeleton puppet and monster sculpture making. Not to be missed are the centre’s original activities; Arnie Kazzam the wizard man, puppet show, fairy & dragon houses, rock painting, slime making, a free trail, stone carving, pottery painting, chocolate making, jewellery making and candle making.
Wizarding Wonders. Enjoy a fantastical magic show by Arnie Kazam full of laughter, intrigue and
wonder. £2 per child/£1 per adult (40min) All ages. 12.00-12.40 + 2.00-2.40.
Funky Pumpkins. Use paint and fun accessories to decorate real pumpkins. From £4 (20min approx) All
ages. 11.00-1.00 + 2.00-4.00.
Skeleton Puppet. Make your own spooky puppet using funky and recycled materials. £5 (20min approx)
All ages. 11.00-5.00.
Fod Rocks. Get creative with Amy Sampson in a range of activities including rock painting. From £1 (as
long as you need) All ages. 2.30-5.00.
Fairy Houses. Build a mini den for fairies, dragons, monsters, and unicorns to live in, using natural
materials. From £4 (30min approx) All ages. 11.00-5.00.
Stone Carving. With Cat’s Eye Carving learn to carve on a 4 inch square piece of limestone. £15 (30
min) Age 5+. 10.30-12.30 + 1.45-4.30.
Woodland Masks. Create a mask to wear this Halloween using materials found in the forest. £3 (20min
approx) All ages. 11.00-5.00.
Paint a Pot. Unleash your inner artist and paint a pottery item to take home the same day. From £6
(20min approx) All ages. 11.00-1.00 and 2.00-4.00.
Little Witches and Wizards. Make your own spooky string marionette puppet. £5 (20min approx) All
Candle Dipping. Make a candle by dipping into different coloured wax to create a rainbow effect. £4 (15-
20min approx) Age 6+. 11.00-3.00.
My My its Pumpkin Pie. Watch a puppet show with Lullaby Leesa featuring wacky comedy and laughs
with medieval stories. Free or donations (40min approx) All ages. 10.30, 11.30, 2.00.
Wicked Costumes. Create your own spooky hat or broomstick for this Halloween. £3 (30min approx) All
Halloween Cupcakes. With Isabel’s Bakehouse decorate a range of delicious cupcakes. £8 for 4
cupcakes (40min approx) or £5 for 2 cupcakes (20min approx) All ages. 10.30-3.30.
Bird Feeders. Create your own all-natural bird feeder. £3 (20min approx) All ages. 11.00-5.00.
Monster Making. Make your own soft monster sculpture using recycled materials. £5 (20min approx) All
Slime. Make your own surprise slime, jumbo slime or classic slime with glitter, polystyrene balls and
more. From £4 (30min approx) All ages. 11.00-5.00.
Trick or Treat Bags. Personalise your own trick or treat bag to use this Halloween. £4 (30min approx)
All ages. 11.00-5.00.
Chocolate Making. Make your own chocolate with the Chocolate Bar. From £5 (20min approx) All ages.
Jewellery Making. With Balm design and make beautiful beaded jewellery. £4 (20min approx) All ages.