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FOREST GARDEN SHOVELSTRODE

Forest Garden Shovelstrode is an enchanting woodland retreat offering traditional craft courses and secluded yurt accommodation. We offer a wide range of traditional woodland craft courses and spiritual retreats including green wood working, beekeeping, hurdle making, bowl carving, spoon carving and willow basketry.

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Forest Garden Shovelstrode training courses

8 training courses found

Making Country Wines & Wild Beers
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Spend the morning learning to identify and forage your ingredients before indulging in a delicious home cooked meal at Forest Garden Shovelstrode. You will then be taught how to make your collection of flowers, leaves or fruits into wines, beers or ‘champagne’ around our brewing fire.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Weekend
Introduction to Beekeeping

A one day course as an introduction to Bee keeping. You will learn about the management of the honey bee and different types of hives and equipment required for beekeeping.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Weekend
Clay Oven Building
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

You will learn as a group the basic principles of construction to build a clay oven. This will enable you to design and create your own clay oven for pizza or bread making at home.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Weekend
Green Wood Working - 3 day, Make a Stool

Making a Stool - This course will focus on producing a beautifully crafted and unique piece of furniture and fully understanding the natural shrinkage qualities of timber for ‘dry jointing’ and making a sturdy piece without the need for glue, nails or screws. After three days you will be able to take home a stool with either a woven cord or bark seat.

  • Duration of training: Different durations are available for this course
  • Study mode: Full time | Customised
Green Wood Working - 6 day, Make a Chair

This 6 day course takes you through the entire process of creating a chair from a tree. Use of pole lathe and shave horse with tradional tools and also steam bending are parts of the process that will be covered.

  • Duration of training: Different durations are available for this course
  • Study mode: Full time | Customised
Children's Green Wood Working

Able bodied children over the age of 10 years accompanied by one adult per child. This one day course is aimed at learning basic green woodworking skills with your child.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: Different durations are available for this course
  • Study mode: Part time day | Customised
The Fantastic World of Fungi
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Join us as we take a day to begin to explore these spectacular organisms in the beautiful setting of the Ashdown Forest..

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Part time
Hedgerow Foraging
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Spend the first part of the day foraging either flowers and leaves, or fruits, then, after a beautiful home cooked lunch, learn how to turn those basic and easily accessible ingredients into your own jarred and preserved store cupboard treats, from hergal teas, to hawthorn ketchup, to rosehip syrup. You’ll leave with a few things to take home and impress your friends.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Part time