As part of the Walter’s Tools project, we shall be running a series of 2 day workshops over June and July in various woodland crafts – charcoal making, blacksmithing and tool tempering, hand tool re-shafting, scything and hay making, and willow basket making.
Places limited to 6 for each course (over 18s). Free of charge with materials costs for some. Please subscribe to Sarah Thomas at email@example.com, whereon you shall be given more information if you are allocated a place.
June 14th & 15th – Charcoal making with Sam Ansell, Stott Park Bobbin Mill, Lakeside (West side of Windermere)/ Sat 10 – late , Sun 10-4
June 21st & 22nd – Blacksmithing with Sean Bainbridge, Walter’s barn Staveley -in-Cartmel / 11-5
June 28th & 29th – Tool handle making and restoration with Sam Robinson, Walter’s barn Staveley -in-Cartmel / 11-5
July 10th & 11th – Scything with Steve Tomlin/ Walter’s field, Staveley -in-Cartmel/ 09.30 – 4.30
July 19th & 20th – Willow basket making with Helen Elvin, Walter’s barn Staveley -in-Cartmel / 10-4