Denmark Farm Conservation Centre

Contact Name: Mara

Denmark Farm Conservation Centre
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About Denmark Farm Conservation Centre

Denmark Farm Conservation Centre is a 40 acre nature reserve managed by the charity The Shared Earth Trust. We host a range of craft, sustainable living, conservation and ecology courses with all profits ploughed back into caring for the nature and wildlife on site.

Courses, kits & gifts

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Bushcraft Overnight
Ceredigion - Next course on 16th July 2022
Bushcraft Overnight
£175
This is a two day course with overnight camping Bushcraft is not just about survival, its about everyday life skills and the understanding of the natural world. From fire lighting...
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Ethnobotany Overnight
Ceredigion - Next course on 13th August 2022
Ethnobotany Overnight
£175
Ethnobotany is not just the study of trees and plants but it is also how we interact with them and how we have connected with them and utilised them from...
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Fruitfulness Mandala Painting
Ceredigion - Next course on 30th September 2022
Fruitfulness Mandala Painting
£60
Celebrating fruitfulness in all forms; from the generous gifts of Mother Earth to qualities of abundance and well being that we may cultivate within ourselves and for others. Giving attention...
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Identifying Bees
Ceredigion - Next course on 16th July 2022
Identifying Bees
£120
This course will provide an introduction to the identification and ecology of wild bees in the UK, including their lifecycle, nesting and foraging requirements, and associated predators and parasites. Microscopes...
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Introduction to Invertebrates
Ceredigion - Next course on 16th July 2022
Introduction to Invertebrates
£120
Invertebrates are a diverse group of animals with around 40,000 UK species. They comprise some of our most well-known animals including bees, wasps, butterflies, moths, earthworms, slugs and snails. This...
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Introduction to Permaculture
Ceredigion - Next course on 4th October 2022
Introduction to Permaculture
£120
A two day Introduction to the principles of Permaculture Design. Suitable for anyone seeking to live and work more sustainably. This course aims to give you the foundation tools of...
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Next level drop spindling – Beyond the basics
Ceredigion - Next course on 16th October 2022
Next level drop spindling – Beyond the basics
£60
On this one day workshop I will help you take your basic knowledge of drop spindling to the next level. Using both hand prepared and mill prepared wool fibre I...
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Repair & rewear workshop
Ceredigion - Next course on 2nd July 2022
Repair & rewear workshop
£60
As we wake up to the negative impacts of fast fashion, more and more people are turning to repairing their clothes. Come and delve into this creative act of repairing...
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Weave a Rush Hat
Ceredigion - Next course on 13th July 2022
Weave a Rush Hat
£120
This is a two day course Come and weave your own beautiful made to measure sun hat out of rush, a soft and aromatic material. We will start by weaving...
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Willow Weaving - Exploration into Square Work
Ceredigion - Next course on 14th October 2022
Willow Weaving - Exploration into Square Work
£120
A two day willow exploration into square work to weave a functional basket of your choice, whether it be for your tools, logs, square shopper or general storage. On this...
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Willow Weaving - Posie Basket
Ceredigion - Next course on 11th July 2022
Willow Weaving - Posie Basket
£60
A one day traditional willow weaving workshop in which we will be using a variety of natural willows to make a little posie basket. This is a little round basket...
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Willow Weaving - Small Irish Potato Scrib
Ceredigion - Next course on 10th October 2022
Willow Weaving - Small Irish Potato Scrib
£60
On this one day course we will be making a small version of this Irish domestic potato serving basket (scib), with a portcullis centre. Traditionally an irish potato scib would...
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Willow Weaving – Round Shopper
Ceredigion - Next course on 11th October 2022
Willow Weaving – Round Shopper
£120
On this two day course you will make a round willow shopping basket with a traditional round base, waled and randed sides, rod border and a bow handle. This course...

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Wet Felting - Pockets and Purses (Beginners) Saturday 24th Jan (Course inactive)

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Emma Roberts - - #1935

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Wet Felting - Pockets and Purses (Beginners) Saturday 24th Jan (Course inactive)

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The Snail of Happiness - - #1936

A couple of years ago, this course was my first introduction to wet felting and I have been hooked ever since. It's a gentle course - low impact felting - that results in a useful, durable object at the end... I am still using the passport case that I made. And, even better, all the wool is British.


Wet Felting - Pockets and Purses (Beginners) Saturday 24th Jan (Course inactive)

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Mara Morris - - #1943

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Wet Felting - Pockets and Purses (Beginners) Saturday 24th Jan (Course inactive)

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Sian Blake - - #2011

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