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A year of preserving

good tuition, good atmosphere

- - #23960

Make a Chestnut Garden Gate - one day course

New skills/tools and a stunning setting.

- - #23808


Basic beekeeping

Brian was absolutely brilliant. I could have listened to him for another 6 or 7 hours. Brian has a very warm and interesting presentation skill.

- - #23806

Make a Chestnut Garden Gate - one day course

Learnt new interesting skills. Food was tasty!

- - #23807


Basic beekeeping

Practical side to the bees was very interesting and not as alarming as anticipated. Classroom was very informative.

- - #23723

Mosaic Workshop - one day course

Great being able to have free reign on the style of our mosaics, and so many wonderful colours and types of glass to select from.

- - #23113


Mosaic Workshop - one day course

Whole thing was great. Final reveal was amazing

- - #23112

Basic beekeeping

Brian was extremely knowledgeable and easy to listen too, and clearly enthusiastic about his subject. He made the theory part of the day as (if not more) fascinating as the practical element.

- - #23088


Basic beekeeping

Very knowledgeable teacher, all valuable. Actually handling the bees was great, but the theory equally useful and interesting.

- - #22350

Basic beekeeping

Loved the whole experience, food was excellent too.

- - #22351


Basic beekeeping

Knowledgeable and informative presenter, relaxed style, excellent lunch.

- - #22352

Peg loom and stick weaving - one day course

Lovely tutor, nice size group, equipment ready for us.

- - #22250


Peg loom and stick weaving - one day course

Learning a new skill, well organised tutor, clear instructions

- - #22249

Build a cob oven

The best part was learning the building skills and helping to make a finished oven - the pizza lunch was pretty fantastic too.

- - #21994


One Day Introduction to Blacksmithing

Just a line to say what a great day I had on the blacksmith course last Sunday with Fraser, who made the day for me by being patient & informative.

- - #21884

From fleece to fibre

I really had a lovely day trying stuff. The company, the format of the course, Ann's attitude and humour were all great.

- - #21287


From fleece to fibre

The small group tuition was great. Ann was very friendly and it was definitely worth travelling from Manchester for this course.

- - #21288

Fruit tree grafting - one day course

The best part of the day:
Practicing first with willow then apple wood. Also the free knowledge given by the tutor.

- - #20225


Fruit tree grafting - one day course

The "Having a go" was great, but the tutor was brilliant in explaining all the techniques

- - #20229

Christmas in a jar

Great tutor wonderful recipes, and lovely produce to take home.

- - #18287