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OUR CRAFT COURSES & WORKSHOPS

  • A one-day course on everything you need to know to start keeping a few sheep: 

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    £85 including home-made lunch
    30 May 2015
    10 - 4.30
    5 / 12
  • Beginner’s Bread-making with our new tutor, Ursula Ferrigno (click on her name above to see more...

    £110 including home-made lunch & materials
    31 May 2015
    10 - 4
    8 / 10
  • Making your own soap an enjoyable hobby.  Products made with honey, beeswax and propolis...

    £85 including lunch & materials (£5)
    Dr Sara Robb
    6 June 2015
    10 - 4
    20 / 20
  • Scything is a "green" way of cutting grass, nettles, brambles, and paths between borders and...
    £95 including use of tools and all refreshments
    Chris Riley
    7 June 2015
    10 - 4
    3 / 8
  • This new one-day course will help you to find out whether you want to keep goats.

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    £85 including home-made lunch
    14 June 2015
    9.30 - 4.30
    11 / 12
  • This one-day course aims to cover all the things you need to know before starting to keep a few...

    £85 to include lunch and all other refreshments
    27 June 2015
    10 - 4.30
    6 / 12
  • This is a rare opportunity to learn the basics of a skill that is rapidly...

    £140 including materials & home-made lunch
    30 June 2015
    9.30 - 4.30
    1 / 6
  • This is a two-day course on traditional upholstery.  Bring your own furniture to be re-...

    £240 including home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes
    Gary Phipps
    2 July 2015 - 3 July 2015
    10.00 - 4.30
    9 / 9
  • The complete beginner's guide to dyeing with native plants.  Learn how to identify suitable...

    £85 inc. home-made lunch, biscuits and cakes etc. Materials £10 to be paid on the day
    Fay Jones
    5 July 2015
    10 - 4.30
    3 / 12
  • An afternoon with Simon Cousins inspecting his beehives and learning how to find the queen,...

    £40 including tea and cake.
    5 July 2015
    2 - 4.30
    4 / 6
  • This is an Introduction to Falconry day course run by Alec Shearer (our new tutor), a falconer...

    £95 including home-made lunch
    Alec Shearer
    18 July 2015
    10 - 4.00
    7 / 12
  • A  storytelling one-day workshop for those wishing to learn how to tell stories to children...

    £75, including home-made lunch
    Paul Jackson
    19 July 2015
    10.00 - 16.30
    4 / 16
  • Learn some tricks of the trade from professional jam-maker Hannah Taylor!

    On this one-day...

    £85 inc. home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes etc.
    Hannah Taylor
    5 September 2015
    10 - 4.30
    3 / 12
  • Cyder (fermented from apples) and perry (from pears) are amongst the oldest drinks produced in the...
    £95 inc. home made lunch, biscuits & cakes etc.
    Simon Reed
    6 September 2015
    10.00 - 4.30
    8 / 12
  • This one-day blacksmithing course at Assington Mill is designed to introduce you to the craft of...

    £150 inc. materials, home-made lunch etc. Safety glasses (essential) £.4.50 extra
    Nigel Barnett
    12 September 2015
    9 - 5
    3 / 8
  • Wild Medicine

    This is an unusual chance to forage and make your own...

    £90 including home-made lunch and materials (£10 )
    13 September 2015
    10 - 5
    1 / 15
  • This fascinating course is designed for absolute beginners, so please come with an open mind and...

    £90 including home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes
    Kim Sisson
    20 September 2015
    10 - 5
    2 / 12
  • This practical course is for those who already have some painting experience and want to paint...

    £95 including home-made lunch, biscuits and cakes
    Roy Connelly
    26 September 2015
    10 - 5+
    4 / 12
  • This course is an introduction to the subject, with the emphasis on the practical aspects of bee...

    £85 including home-made lunch etc.
    27 September 2015
    10 - 5
    1 / 15
  • Bestselling author, Victoria Connelly, teaches all you need to know to get that novel written...

    £95 including home-made lunch
    3 October 2015
    10 - 4.30
    4 / 12
  • Definition of uncial:  Uncial is a...

    £85 inc. home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes
    11 October 2015
    10 - 4
  • This is a two-day course on traditional upholstery.  Bring your own furniture to be re-...

    £240 including home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes
    Gary Phipps
    15 October 2015 - 16 October 2015
    10.00 - 4.30
    3 / 9
  • This is a one-day course foraging for food available at this time of the year, mainly mushrooms...

    £85 including wild or home-made food and all other refreshments.
    18 October 2015
    10.00 - 4.00
    9 / 15
  • Beginner’s Bread-making with our new tutor, Ursula Ferrigno (click on her name above to see more...

    £110 including home-made lunch & materials
    24 October 2015
    10 - 4
    1 / 10
  • Does someone in your family own and use a chainsaw?  Has s/he had any proper training?...

    £95 including home-made lunch etc.
    Neil Reekie
    25 October 2015
    9 - 4
    2 / 10
  • Do you shoot and not know how to prepare the kill for the table?  Are you sometimes given a...

    £90 inc. home-made lunch etc. & all the birds/animals
    Ray Davis
    1 November 2015
    10 - 4
    2 / 12
  • Do you have any old books that you would love to have mended?  Here is an opportunity to...

    £110 including materials & home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes
    Stephen Cook
    8 November 2015
    10 - 5
  • A one-day course to explain the principles of fruit tree pruning, the use of tools and how to...

    £90 including home-made lunch & all other refreshments
    14 November 2015
    10.00 - 16.30
    2 / 12
  • This is a new one-day course on basic bike maintenance,  The aim is to give you the...

    £85 inc. home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes etc.
    Graeme Knott
    15 November 2015
    10 - 5
    3 / 12
  • Come and make presents for your friends and family, and relax and have fun at the same time!...

    £100 including lunch and the silver clay
    22 November 2015
    10.00 - 4.00
    4 / 12
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