Cultivating Creative Communities

Canopy is a volunteer run not-for-profit community organisation in the Forest of Dean

artsJAB Cinderford 2022 – Video by Laurie Cousins

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Canopy Creative Network

supporting Forest of Dean based arts organisations and creative community groups

showcasing the unique creativity of Forest people and places

providing accessible opportunities for creative engagement throughout the Forest

enhancing community connection and wellbeing through creativity

embedding the arts into society on every level

connecting artists, communities, businesses and governing organisations

representing, strengthening and unifying the Forest arts community

being socially, economically and environmentally responsible in all we do

get involved


subscribe to our mailing list to keep up to date with creative activities in the Forest of Dean


join our Facebook group, follow us on Twitter and Instagram to network with creatives in the Forest


come to one of our networking events and say hello, find out when our next event is here


we need your help! drop us an email or fill out our contact form to find out more


if you need support do get in touch to discuss how we might help. If you would like to support our activities you can make a donation below