Category Archives: training

Create a willow dome structure on the sensory trail !

lots of great work progressing up in Kirkton woodland with the development of the sensory trail. the next instalment will be a willow dome, come along and learn how to make willow structures from an expert ! **update, this workshop … Continue reading

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Whittling and Greenwoodworking Taster Session.

GREENWOODWORKING AND WHITTLING TASTER SESSION  Would you like to try out Whittling and Greenwoodworking? Come and join us at the Lochcarron Treehouse on Sat 11th & Sun 12th from 10am – 4.30pm. We have a trained tutor coming along to … Continue reading

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willow weaving courses spring 2017

as part of our commitment to adult education & rural skills we are hosting a couple of willow weaving courses again this spring. Tutor is Monique Bervoets, the first course is the weekend of 4th 5th February, for beginers and … Continue reading

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Adult Education. Willow weaving, feb 16

willow weaving course with Monique Bervoets, 20th 21st Feb, 10 – 4. bring a packed lunch & wear old clothes, cost £45 per person. at the pinewood cabin. Here are some of the photos from the day:

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March Highlife Adult Education Courses 2016

Map Reading and Navigation with Brian Kerr Thursday 3rd March – 1000 -1230 Sunday 6th March – 1030 -1300 At the Tree House £3 per person, for 2 x sessions .Don’t know north from South? Never sure about grid reference … Continue reading

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Design and Build a Woodland Shelter workshops

Design & Build a Woodland Shelter Dates-   Sat 20th, Weds 24th Feburary times- 1030 – 1530 venue – meet at Kirkton Woodland, Wood yard at the top of the access road. tutor- Brian Kerr student fee- £3 a session Design and … Continue reading

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Woodwork – Design and Build Log Tables and Benches

Woodwork – Design & Build Log Tables & Benches Dates – Friday 5th  & Saturday 6th Feburary times- 11 – 4 venue – The smithy & small workshop tutor – Terry & Brian student fee – £3 Bring Packed Lunch … Continue reading

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Spring Volunteer events at Kirkton Woodland

exploratory digging and clearing on the Coffin route Date – Saturday 23rd January time – 1030 – 1530 venue  – Kirkton woodland RVP at the yard FREE wear suitable outdoor work clothes and footwear as the ground is currently VERY … Continue reading

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Spring programme of events 2016

Here is the latest update of our programme of events for Jan, Feb, March 2016. You can also see events on our Diary page. All events are bookable via lochcarronkwhg@gmail.com Course/ Event tutor Date times cost venue Aspen Tree Growing … Continue reading

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Aspen Growing Workshop

Aspen Growing Workshop Date- Friday 29th January time 1000 – 1500 venue – Pinewood & Attadale tutor-  Eadha student fee – FREE lochcarronkwhg@gmail.com to book Many Thanks to Richard Livingstone who ran this event. Here are some photos of the day, thanks … Continue reading

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