Sat 18 March – Sat 8 July, 11.00am – 4.00pmBook Workshops
Part of The Clearing project
Adult £10 Child/Concs £5
Price is per workshop and includes Park admission. Subsidised by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Workshop places limited, please pre-book. Suitable for ages 10+. Please bring lunch to share with fellow workshop attendees.
To pre-book Book Workshops Here or alternatively call 01926 645 500
How to deal with human waste? A must for any would-be survivor, learn how to build a compost toilet: a simple, easy and safe device that will help to avoid cholera outbreaks, and, as a bonus, create fertiliser for the fields.Find out more
Discover easy-to-identify edibles in the grounds of Compton Verney with local forager John Noble as well as how to catch a rabbit (no rabbits will be harmed in the making of this workshop).Find out more
What will we grow in the future? This workshop will introduce the principles of permaculture, and include a hands on planting session.Find out more
Learn how to build a cob-oven with local bushcraft expert Matt Cox.
Learn how to make bread from scratch, and bake it in the cob-oven.Find out more
Learn how to turn wool from a sheep’s fleece into a finished rug under the expert guidance of the Coventry Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers.Find out more
Warwickshire Chicken Coop will teach you everything you need to know about keeping chickens: how to handle them, feed them, keep them healthy, and make sure they’re laying.Find out more
Catherine Clark from Honey Bee Beautiful will be teaching you one of the most important antibacterial technologies at The Clearing: how to make soap from beeswax.Find out more