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OUR CRAFT COURSES & WORKSHOPS

  • A one-day practical

    £85 inc. home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes etc. .
    23 April 2017
    10 - 4.30
    10 / 12
  • 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
    29 April 2017
    10.00 - 16.30
    11 / 12
  • 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.
    30 April 2017
    10.00 - 4.00
    16 / 16
  • Olives and oil are the oldest food known to man; the  historical peer to the grape....

    £90 inc. home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes etc. .Materials £10 to be paid on the day.
    6 May 2017
    10 - 4
    7 / 10
  • Learn how to make your own fine hand-crafted blank book, with professional book-...

    £130 including home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes etc.
    Stephen Cook
    7 May 2017
    9.30 - 5
    5 / 6
  • Spend an afternoon and evening learning about the life cycle and habits of badgers,  how to...

    £90 including high tea (salads, scones & cakes etc.)
    Bob Cowlin
    13 May 2017
    3.00 - 9.30 (depending on the badgers/weather)
    3 / 6
  • Scything is a "green" way of cutting grass, nettles, brambles, and paths between borders and...
    £105 including use of tools and all refreshments
    Chris Riley
    14 May 2017
    9 - 5
    4 / 6
  • An afternoon with Simon Cousins inspecting his beehives and

    £45 for the afternoon
    14 May 2017
    2.30 - 5.00
    5 / 6
  • This one-day course will help you to build walls, curved walls, plinths, brick edgings, brick...

    £100 inc. booklet, home-made lunch etc.
    Mac Knox Weir
    3 June 2017
    9.30 - 4.30
  • This one-day course will help you to build walls, curved walls, plinths, brick edgings, brick...

    £100 inc. booklet, home-made lunch etc.
    Mac Knox Weir
    3 June 2017
    9.30 - 4.30
    4 / 6
  • The course will provide attendees with an introduction to the ancient sport of toxophily (archery).
    £85 per person, including home-made lunch, biscuits, cakes etc.
    4 June 2017
    10 - 4
    4 / 12
  • There is no end to the variety of spoon designs that can be created, from the most...

    £90 including home-made lunch, bisuits & cakes
    James Linford
    10 June 2017
    10 - 4.30
    4 / 10
  • This is an Introduction to Falconry day course run by Alec Shearer, a falconer who has had a...

    £95 including home-made lunch
    Alec Shearer
    11 June 2017
    10 - 4.00
    3 / 10
  • An afternoon with Simon Cousins inspecting his beehives and

    £40 for the afternoon
    11 June 2017
    2.30 - 5.00
    3 / 6
  • This one-day course will help you to find out whether you want to keep goats.

    ...

    £90 including home-made lunch, bisuits & cakes
    18 June 2017
    9.30 - 4.00
    14 / 14
  • Dowsing in a Day (click on the tutors' names, Nigel Hughes & Geoff Crockford, above to see...

    £85 per person, including home-made lunch, biscuits, cakes etc.
    25 June 2017
    10 - 4.30
    9 / 12
  • This is a two-day course on traditional upholstery.  Bring your own furniture to be re-...

    £230 including home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes
    Gary Phipps
    6 July 2017 - 7 July 2017
    10.00 - 4.30
    9 / 9
  • This is an opportunity to learn the craft of chair seating using natural materials with Mary...

    £195 inc. home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes
    Mary Butcher
    9 September 2017 - 10 September 2017
    10 - 4.30
    3 / 10
  • 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
    16 September 2017
    10 - 4.30
    5 / 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
    17 September 2017
    10.00 - 4.30
    2 / 12
  • After weaving with willow for many years I discovered Rush. What a joy! Its soft, silk like...

    £95 including home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes etc. Materials £10 to be paid on the day
    23 September 2017
    9.45 for 10 - 4.30
    1 / 10
  • For thousands of years we have depended on plants to provide the essentials of life - food,...

    £95 inc. materials, home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes
    24 September 2017
    10 - 5.00
    5 / 12
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    This is a rare opportunity to learn the basics of a skill that is rapidly...

    £140 including materials and all refreshments
    26 September 2017
    9.30 - 4.30
  • This is a new course, following requests from students on the goat-husbandry day.

    Goat's...

    £90 including home-made lunch & all other refreshments
    1 October 2017
    10 - 4.30
    8 / 10
  • Needle felting is the art of creating felt by pricking raw wool with special barbed needles....

    £90 inc. home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes etc. .Materials £10 to be paid on the day.
    Jools Abbey
    14 October 2017
    10 - 4.30
    2 / 10
  • This is a one-day course foraging for edible fungi available at this time of the year, ...

    £90 including wild or home-made food and all other refreshments.
    15 October 2017
    10.00 - 4.00
    4 / 15
  • Do you have any old books that you would love to have mended?  Here is an opportunity to...

    £250 including materials & home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes
    Stephen Cook
    21 October 2017 - 22 October 2017
    10 - 5
    1 / 6
  • The art of taxidermy is in preparing, stuffing and then mounting the skins of animals for...

    £90 including home-made lunch, bisuits & cakes
    Jools Abbey
    28 October 2017
    10 - 4.30
    9 / 12
  • This one-day course aims to cover all the things you need to know before starting to keep a few...

    £90 to include lunch and all other refreshments
    29 October 2017
    10 - 4.30
    4 / 12
  • Does someone in your family own and use a chainsaw?  Has s/he had any proper training?...

    £95 including home-made lunch, biscuits & cakes etc.
    Neil Reekie
    4 November 2017
    9 - 4
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