The Woodland Haberdasher
The Woodland Haberdasher

Upcoming Events 2018

 

Fayres and Festivals 2019

 

Sunday 29th April - Plants and Craft Sale - Wyken Vineyards, Suffolk

Stall and Spoon carving demonstration

Run by and in aid of Stanton Woodland and Wildlife Action Group

http://www.swwag.onesuffolk.net/?fbclid=IwAR0hvxGBjEd295cFFgnHg_drN33j-hLhCT3Rp9s_EQ3Fommbuk14aLreBTg

 

Sunday 12th May - Mills and Wildlife Day - Pakenham Watermill, Suffolk

Stall and Spoon carving demonstration

http://pakenhamwatermill.org.uk/index.html

 

Monday 27th May - Country Day - Bircham Windmill, Norfolk

Stall and Spoon carving demonstration

https://www.birchamwindmill.co.uk/events.html

 

Saturday and Sunday 20th/21st July - Strumpshaw Tree Fair, Norfolk

Stall, spoon carving demonstration and have a go at braiding, button and crochet hook making

http://strumpshawtreefair.co.uk/

https://www.facebook.com/strumpshawtreefair/

 

Saturday and Sunday 7th/8th September - Woodfest, Essex

Stall, spoon carving demonstration and have a go at braiding, button and crochet hook making

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/hatfield-forest/features/woodfest

 

Exhibitions and Hands-on Fun Stuff 2019

May-July 2019 - Upstairs at Designermakers21 in Diss, Norfolk

A whole range of woodwork and dyed items as well as some special one off pieces and some items at a special DM21 discount. Viewable when the shop and studios are open Thurs-Sat, 10-4

http://designermakers21.co.uk/showcase-pre.php

 

Saturday 8th - Sunday 9th June - Green Wood Gallery,  Bradfield Woods, Suffolk

I will be having a stall and running some free activities across the weekend, so come and join in!

https://www.suffolkwildlifetrust.org/events/2019-06-08-green-wood-gallery-bradfield-woods

 

Sunday 16th June - 'Tracks and Traces' joint exhibition

as part of Bury St Edmunds Open Gardens, raising money for St Nicholas Hospital

More details to follow

https://www.hiddengardens.co.uk/

 

Wednesday 31st July -  10am-3pm - St Benet's Abbey

I'll be working with Withy Arts ( https://withyarts.org/ ) and making the last of the monks for the St Benet's millenium celebration. Come and join in with the weaving and other activities.

http://www.visitthebroads.co.uk/whats-on/art-craft-education/event-detail?listing=3&key=1034931

 

 

 

 

Walks and Talks 2019

  • The Wonderful World of Stinging Nettles - Tuesday 30th April, Redgrave and Lopham Fen

7.30pm, £2 on the door

https://www.suffolkwildlifetrust.org/events/2019-04-30-nettles

 

  • Guided Butterfly Walk - Sunday 14th July

Ideal for beginners, a relaxed and informal walk around Bradfield Woods. We would hope to see a variety of common species and the woodland specialist - Silver Washed Fritillary, White Admiral and Purple Emperor

 

Booking link will  be posted when it becomes available

 

  • Guided Walk - Native Tree ID - Sunday 14th July

Aimed at beginners with little or no tree knowledge, a relaxed and informal look at the wonderful trees of Bradfield Woods

 

Booking link will be posted when it becomes available

 

Workshops 2019

 

  • The Wonderful World of Stinging Nettles - Sunday 14th April, Lackford Lakes, Suffolk

https://www.suffolkwildlifetrust.org/events/2019-04-14-nettle-appreciation-workshop

Explore the wonderful world of nettles! After a talk about their uses and ecology we will then have  a practical workshop, making your own cordage and nettle pesto to take home as well as a small sample of dyed yarn. Finish off by sampling a range of nettle food and drink.

 

  • An Introduction to Hedgerow Dyeing - Sunday 25th August or Monday 26th August, Bradfield Woods

Booking link will be posted when it becomes available

 

  • Celebrating Thorns -  Sunday 22nd September, Bradfield Woods

An look at the ecology, folklore and uses of Hawthorn and Blackthorn. Make your own fruit leather, cordial and buttons to take home.

 

Booking link will be posted when it becomes available

 

  • Woodland Jewellery - Sunday 13th October 2019, Bradfield Woods

Booking link will be posted when it becomes available

 

  • Spoon and Spatula Carving - Saturday 9th November, Bradfield Woods

Booking link will be posted when it becomes available

 

  • Spoon and Spatula Carving - Tuesday 19th November, Bradfield Woods

Booking link will be posted when it becomes available

 

  • Spoon and Spatula Carving - Tuesday 26th November, Bradfield Woods

Booking link will be posted when it becomes available

 

 

  • Celebrating Pines - Sunday 1st December, Arger Fen

Learn about the fascinating world of conifers. Get your pines sorted from your spruces. Have a look at species from around the world. Make your own lip balm, fire starting cones and pine needle vinegar to take home.

 

Booking link will be posted when it becomes available

 

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