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The Conservation Volunteers

Contact Name: Ralph Walker

Telephone: 0113 2430815

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Address:
Skelton Grange Environment Centre
Skelton Grange Road
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS10 1RS

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The Conservation Volunteers's Courses

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West Yorkshire
A magical winter trail for younger children and families, wandering through the candle lit woods and gardens at Skelton Grange. Catch glimpses into the secret worlds of the little folk who reside here and find your way to our campfire for a warming drink and gingerbread. You'll also get to do a little craft activity along the way! All the funds raised will support the charitable work of The Conservation Volunteers at Skelton Grange Environment...
£0
West Yorkshire
In addition to our regular Monday Green Gym sessions and Friday Conservation Volunteering days, we offer seasonal conservation volunteering and outdoor crafts festivals for you to come down and meet our friendly groups and see what we do! There are lots of practical opportunities for people to get involved in volunteering at Skelton Grange, and these taster days include a range of activities that may include wildlife surveys, habitat care and outdoor natural crafts. We...
£74.61
West Yorkshire
This copper foiling workshop with glass artist Caryl Hallett builds on introductory skills with stained glass, so previous experience with glass work is advisable. You will create a light catcher to hang in your window in the shape of either a Bumble Bee or Dragonfly. Please note there are very limited places on this workshop so you will get plenty of help and support throughout the session. Skelton Grange is a beautiful, light eco-building set...
£32.22
West Yorkshire
A day of outdoor environmental and bushcraft activities led by experienced leaders. Come and set up camp and spend your day in the woods. We try to vary the activities as much as possible on each session, so the kids can try out new things with each visit. Past Bushcraft events have included: Shelter building, fire lighting, campfire cooking, field games, hammock making, wild food walks, wood work crafts, string making, bows and arrows, stalking...
£73.84
West Yorkshire
Having admired the work of Yorkshire wire sculptor Chris Moss at a number of exhibitions over the years, we are thrilled to welcome her back to Skelton Grange Environment Centre to lead this workshop for us. During the day you will learn to create a life sized wire sculpture duck or chicken of your very own - all materials and tools will be provided. Skelton Grange is a beautiful, light eco-building set in a nature...
£74.61
West Yorkshire
Yorkshire based Glass artist Caryl Hallet will lead a session on how to select, cut and join stained glass using copper foiling methods, enabling you to make your own Christmas Tree forest to take home. Skelton Grange is a beautiful, light eco-building set in a nature reserve with ponds, meadows, woodland, vegetable garden & fruit orchard. If the weather is inviting, you are very welcome to enjoy your lunch or cup of tea outdoors and...
£74.61
West Yorkshire
Yorkshire based Glass artist Caryl Hallet will lead an beginners session from 10am-1pm, learning how to select, cut and join stained glass using copper foiling methods, enabling you to make your own honeycomb light catcher to take home. Skelton Grange is a beautiful, light eco-building set in a nature reserve with ponds, meadows, woodland, vegetable garden & fruit orchard. If the weather is inviting, you are very welcome to enjoy your lunch or cup of...
£29.52
West Yorkshire
Agnis Smallwood is a Designer and Maker based in Yorkshire who loves to create, make and teach, with a passion for textiles. In this half day seasonal workshop she will help you make Christmas Baubles and Robins to display during this festive period! Skelton Grange is a beautiful light & airy eco-building set in a nature reserve with ponds, meadows, woodland, vegetable garden and fruit orchard. If the weather is inviting, you are very welcome...
£29.52
West Yorkshire
Agnis is a Designer and Maker based in Yorkshire who loves to create, make and teach, with a passion for textiles. In this half day seasonal workshop she will help you make needle felted Easter Eggs and Bunnies to display during this festive period! Skelton Grange is a beautiful light & airy eco-building set in a nature reserve with ponds, meadows, woodland, vegetable garden and fruit orchard. If the weather is inviting, you are very...
£29.52
West Yorkshire
Agnis is a Designer and Maker based in Yorkshire who loves to create, make and teach, with a passion for textiles. In this half day seasonal workshop she will help you make gorgeous needle felted pictures! Skelton Grange is a beautiful light & airy eco-building set in a nature reserve with ponds, meadows, woodland, vegetable garden and fruit orchard. If the weather is inviting, you are very welcome to drink your cup of tea and...
£74.55
West Yorkshire
Explore the ancient art of block carving and create several small Bee ‘blocks’ with beekeeper and artist Laney Birkhead to keep and print again and again. Print your designs using hand burnishing, stamping and using a small etching press onto a range of specialist papers and textured surfaces, then turn them into 3D stand up cards. A wonderful introduction to this diverse printmaking method allowing you to make beautiful cards to keep or give away,...
£73.84
West Yorkshire
One day small wire bird sculpture workshop in Skelton Grange Environment Centre, Leeds. Chris Moss, who has exhibited her stunning wire sculptures across Yorkshire, will guide you to make your own small wire birds for indoors or the garden. Skelton Grange Environment Centre in Leeds offers a wide range of courses and events for people of all ages. The Conservation Volunteers at Skelton Grange in Leeds have long recognised that looking after green places isn't...
£0
West Yorkshire
In addition to our regular Monday Green Gym sessions and Friday Conservation Volunteering days, we offer seasonal conservation volunteering and outdoor crafts festivals for you to come down and meet our friendly groups and see what we do! There are lots of practical opportunities for people to get involved in volunteering at Skelton Grange, and these taster days include a range of activities that may include wildlife surveys, habitat care and outdoor natural crafts. We...
£0
West Yorkshire
In addition to our regular Monday Green Gym sessions and Friday Conservation Volunteering days, we offer seasonal conservation volunteering and outdoor crafts festivals for you to come down and meet our friendly groups and see what we do! There are lots of practical opportunities for people to get involved in volunteering at Skelton Grange, and these taster days include a range of activities that may include wildlife surveys, habitat care and outdoor natural crafts. We...
£0
West Yorkshire
In addition to our regular Monday Green Gym sessions and Friday Conservation Volunteering days, we offer seasonal conservation volunteering and outdoor crafts festivals for you to come down and meet our friendly groups and see what we do! There are lots of practical opportunities for people to get involved in volunteering at Skelton Grange, and these taster days include a range of activities that may include wildlife surveys, habitat care and outdoor natural crafts. We...