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Learn the basics of machine knitting and create a gorgeous Fair Isle scarf or cushion cover with Marissa.

Course Description Whether you’re an absolute beginner or looking to refresh your skills, this course will give you a firm grounding in the basics of machine knitting. You’ll gain an…

Cost: £190 for one and half days. (Plus £20 Materials)
Venue: Pendre Art - Cardigan, Ceredigion, West Wales - *Local venues…
Next Date: 10/02/2018
Willow Basketmaking for beginners and those with some experience

Over the course of the weekend beginners will learn a variety of techniques using unstripped willow to complete a round basket with a handle. Students with previous experience can contact Jenny to…

Cost: £155.00
Duration: 2 days
Venue: Canon Frome Court, Nr. Ledbury
Next Date: 03/02/2018
Learn 2 traditional techniques

Try two vintage rag rug making techniques: Progging which produces a shaggy effect and Hooking which consists of small loops of fabric strips and is used for pictorial detail. Make a sampler or start…

Cost: £45
Duration: 10 - 4
Venue: The Pedlars Tray at Wyevale Garden Centre, King's Acre Road,…
Next Date: 28/04/2018
A 2 hour amble identifying & discussing the herbs we find along the way

We will be identifying the herbs we find on our walk and discussing the principles of using herbs for maintaining our health and well being. The aim is to increase our appreciation of the natural…

Cost: £7 for 2 hour walk
Duration: 2 hours
Venue: Queenswood Country Park, nr Leominster
Next Date: 28/04/2018
Assemble your own herbal medicine chest for health and wellbeing.

We will be using the principles of holistic natural medicine for maintaining health and wellbeing and discussing herbal approaches to, and useful herbal preparations to have on hand for, common…

Cost: £95 for one day incl vegetarian lunch
Duration: 1 day
Venue: Castle Orchard, putley HR8 2RH
Next Date: 02/06/2018
Harvesting herbal roots for health and wellbeing

We will be using the principles of using seasonal tonic herbs for maintaining our health and wellbeing. We will use freshly foraged dandelion, elecampnae, marshmallow and horseradish roots and make…

Cost: £195 for two days incl vegetarian lunches
Duration: 2 days
Venue: Castle Orchard, putley HR8 2RH
Next Date: 22/09/2018
Using herbs of late summer for health and wellbeing

We will be using the principles of using seasonal tonic herbs for maintaining our health and wellbeing. We will use freshly foraged yarrow, lime flowers, lavender and meadowsweet and make various…

Cost: £195 for two days incl vegetarian lunches
Duration: 2 days
Venue: Castle Orchard, putley HR8 2RH
Next Date: 04/08/2018
Using herbs of early summer for health and wellbeing

We will be using the principles of using seasonal tonic herbs for maintaining our health and wellbeing. We will use freshly foraged fennel, chamomile, lemon balm and thyme and make various different…

Cost: £195 for two days incl vegetarian lunches
Duration: 2 days
Venue: Castle Orchard, putley HR8 2RH
Next Date: 30/06/2018
Using Spring Tonic herbs for health and wellbeing

We will be using the principles of using seasonal tonic herbs for maintaining our health and wellbeing. We will use freshly foraged elderflowers, nettle, cleavers and marigold flowers and make…

Cost: £195 for two days incl vegetarian lunches
Venue: Castle Orchard, putley HR8 2RH
Next Date: 21/04/2018
Botanical printing onto natural fibres

Gathering Autumn leaves, arranging onto paper and felt, bundling and steaming as test pieces. Bundling and leaving with a finished silk scarf.

Cost: £60 per day per person
Duration: 1 day
Venue: Kinnersley