Otterton Mill / Events / Fri 15 May 2009

Bushcraft Workshops with expert Chris Holland

Bushcraft Workshops with expert Chris Holland

Friday 15th May Wild Food Forage. 10am - 1pm. £10.00 per person
Come and learn what you can and can't eat from the hedgerow and bushes with local bushcraft and nature awareness expert. Chris will introduce you to the edible, medicinal and practical possibilities of at least 20 different wayside plants on a short walk starting at the mill at 10am. Back in time for a light lunch at the mill!

Friday 19th June Wild Fire! 10am - 4pm. £30.00 per person
Do you want to make fire by rubbing sticks together? Learn this ancient skill with a warm hearted and expert fire starter. You will even make your own bow-drill kit to take away. It’s perfect for dads, with Father’s day on Sunday 21st, and fiery felines of course! It’s a drop in session all day, but allow at least 2 hours.

Friday 10th July Wild Wooden Cutlery 10 - 4pm. £20.00 booking necessary
Would you like to join the slow food movement by spending a few hours by the river whittling? Come and make a butter knife or a spoon from local cherry, sycamore, apple or box wood. All tools provided, Suitable for 12s.

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