Tag Archives: rural skills

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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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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Adult Education 2015 – 16. Pottery courses

Pottery course Course 21st jan, 28th, 4th feb, 11th, 18th – time 10.30 to 12 venue- Pop Up Pottery tutor – Vicky Stonebridge student fee – £6 per person per week Please wear old warm clothes Learn basic pottery skills … Continue reading

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Garden Furniture making course.

Garden furniture making course. wednesdays, 2pm – 4pm. November 15th. 19th February. 4th. 11th. 18th. 25th £15 per person for 6 week course lochcarron, at Doug Angus’s workshop, next house after the medical centre. booking required- all ages & abilities. … Continue reading

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Living Willow Dome at the Smithy

Back in the spring of 2002, a Living willow dome was started off at our Community owned Smithy site. Weed prevention sheeting was put down, bark on top of that, the shape of the structure was laid out with larch … Continue reading

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Living willow structures- training session

This is a two hour session for learning about working with living willow. We will be extending, repairing and working on the living willow dome, a chance to learn some hurdle making techniques and willow weaves. wear old clothes and … Continue reading

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spring clear up. 2014

Saturday 29th March was a lovely spring day, perfect for the volunteer clear up we had planned. Our regular helpers were joined by some new faces, which is always good. There was a massive list of tasks to do, our … Continue reading

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