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Woodland Craft Courses

Moreton Wood is a 38 acre woodland that we manage for wildlife and conservation using traditional methods. We run the business as a sustainable, not for profit, eco business producing firewood, charcoal and other coppice products as well as running courses in traditional crafts and educational walks & talks for wildlife groups etc.


Upcoming workshops - wild baskets, hazel and willow trellis, charcoal and hurdles:


Wild Basket Making Course - 5 & 6 April 2014

Make a strong and useful basket using materials that grow wild in the woods and hedgerows. Learn how to identify, harvest and prepare plants for basketmaking.


Make your own Woven Hazel & Willow Trellis or Plant Support - 17 May 10 - 5

£50 if booked before the end of March

£60 thereafter

Charcoal Making Course - August 12, 13 & 14

Learn to make BBQ & artists charcoal in both a small garden size and a large woodland size kiln.

£220 if booked before the end of April

£250 thereafter

Gate Hurdle/Garden Gate making Course 26, 27 & 28 September

Make your own beautiful traditional cleft chestnut gate or hurdle - from log to finished product using only hand tools.

£220 if booked before the end of May

£250 thereafter


For more information or to book a place please contact Jo or Paul on :

07920 851 674/ 07813 623 985

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