Workshops: Green Crafts, Arts & Writing

Buddhafield Festival 2017 | That’s All Folks!

Detail of a kneeling man knitting wool.

Knitting | Image © Mim Saxl Photography 2012

Green Crafts

We’re delighted to say that we’ve confirmed the following worskhops so far this year.

English Long Bow Making
With Johnny Tidd. Come and make your own English long Bow, made from seasoned chestnut and learn the basics of bow making Wildearthproject.co.uk.

Muddy Fingers
With Kayley Porter. Workshops that reinforce environmentally conscious ideas and engage the heart facebook.com/All4EARTH/.

A Pretty Penny
With Coin Cutting Workshops. Badge making; cut a design out of an old penny and turn it into a badge with the addition of a brooch pin, takes 1 hour, costs £7. Pendant making; cutting a design to be worn with leather tie. Takes about 2.5 hours, costs £10.

Forage Walk for Plant Dyes, Spindle Spinning and Plant Dye
With Beetle Felt. A forage walk and talk about suitable dye plants. How to process local sheep fleece, spin with spindles and dye with plants beetlefelt.co.uk.

Ringaringoroses
Learn floristry skills and blend traditional techniques with contemporary materials to make your own made-to-measure willow flower garland ringaringoroses.com facebook.com/ringaringoroses.

Waynes Woods
With Wayne Sequoia. Spoon carving workshops wayneswoods.co.uk.

Oak Clan Forge
With Simon Summers. Take a journey back to the iron-age and learn the ancient arts of metal work. Hand craft your own tools and pendants and use the technique of ‘repousse’ to create Celtic copper bangles and sacred offerings.

Living Willow Lincoln
Earth loom weaving and willow dome and tunnel construction livingwillowlincoln.wordpress.com.

Contributing: Workshop Leaders

Interested in offering a workshop? The Workshops Co-ordinator starts taking proposals from January 9 2017 until February 28 2017.