OUR CRAFT COURSES & WORKSHOPS

  • Learn to make a clay oven for baking bread or pizzas just in time for the summer holidays....

    £95 including home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes
    Jon Dyvig
    26 April 2015
    10 - 4.30
  • Spend an afternoon and evening learning about the life cycle and habits of badgers,  how to...

    £80 including high tea (salads, scones & cakes etc.)
    Bob Cowlin
    1 May 2015
    4.00 - 10.30 (depending on the badgers/weather)
  • This course will show you how to keep fit without going to an indoor gym, by using props at home...

    £75 inc. home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes etc.
    9 May 2015
    10 - 4
  • A one-day practical workshop for the tortoise owner or enthusiast, led by Jane Williams. ...

    £80 inc. home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes etc.
    10 May 2015
    10 - 4.30
  • An afternoon with Simon Cousins inspecting his beehives and learning how to find the queen,...

    £40 including tea and cake.
    10 May 2015
    2 - 4.30
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  • During the day you will be taken through the whole process of planning and designing the picture...

    £120 inc. home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes. Materials will be £20 to be paid in cash on the day.
    Glyn Jones
    16 May 2015
    10 - 4
  • This is a one-day course foraging for food available at this time of the year, mainly salads,...

    £85 including wild or home-made food and all other refreshments.
    17 May 2015
    10.00 - 4.00
  • A one-day course on everything you need to know to start keeping a few sheep:  breeds,...

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

    £105 including home-made lunch & materials
    31 May 2015
    10 - 4
  • A two-day photographic shoot in and around Assington Mill, led by professional photographer Jon...

    £195 for two days, including lunch & breakfast on Sunday
    Jon Sturdy
    28 June 2015 - 29 June 2015
    10 - 4.30
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  • 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
  • Scything is a "green" way of cutting grass, nettles, brambles, and paths between borders and...
    £95 including use of tools and all refreshments
    Beth Tilston
    4 July 2015
    10 - 4
  • The complete beginner's guide to dyeing with native plants.  Learn how to identify suitable...

    £70 inc. home-made lunch, biscuits and cakes etc. Materials £10 to be paid on the day
    Fay Jones
    5 July 2015
    10 - 4.30
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  • 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
  • A  storytelling one-day workshop for those wishing to tell stories to children or to other...

    £75, including home-made lunch
    Paul Jackson
    19 July 2015
    10.00 - 16.30
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  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
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  • Come and make Christmas presents for your friends and family, and relax and have fun at the same...

    £200 including lunch and the silver clay
    19 September 2015 - 20 September 2015
    10.00 - 4.00
  • 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+
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  • 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
  • Bestselling author, Victoria Connelly, teaches all you need to know to get that novel written...

    £85 including home-made lunch
    3 October 2015
    10 - 4.30
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  • Definition of uncial:  Uncial is a...

    £85 inc. home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes
    11 October 2015
    10 - 4
  • Do you shoot and not know how to prepare the kill for the table?  Are you sometimes given a...

    £85 inc. home-made lunch etc.
    Ray Davis
    17 October 2015
    10 - 4
  • 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
  • A one-day course to explain the principles of fruit tree pruning, the use of tools and how to...

    £85 including home-made lunch & all other refreshments
    22 November 2015
    10.00 - 16.30
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