Workshops: Green Crafts, Arts & Writing
Buddhafield Festival 2018 |
Knitting | Image © Mim Saxl Photography 2012
There’ll be updates on this year’s workshop programme from about the beginning of April on, but below you can see a selection of the workshops we enjoyed last 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.
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.
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.
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? Thanks for your interest, but places for workshop leaders are now full.