Community activities, projects, schools etc

As well as offering  my workshops I have many years of experience providing activities with the community. Working across the age groups in many different environments, I can adapt my activities and create bespoke activates to suit  from small have a go activities through to large scale projects and I am happy to advise you on the types of activities. that will meet your needs.

Example of previous projects and clients include 

  • Providing community activities and bespoke projects  with various councils and organisations within Hampshire, Eastleigh, Fareham, Portsmouth, Test Valley, New Forest etc for  community events, environment projects , countryside crafts and family days.
  • Working with community and education settings in schools, home education, and holiday settings  providing a series of events , training, projects and one of events.
  • Providing a range of challenge-based activities for corporate events e.g Goodwood Members meet weekend. providing demonstrations at  various events including Arlesford Agricultural Show, Netley  Pumpkin Festival.
  • Providing activates at various music festivals including Blissfields Music Festival, and Purbeck Folk Festival.   I have also been invited to attend large scale events such as the John Lewis Open Farm Sunday at the Leckford Estate events and Carfest South etc 
  •  Willow lantern and  sculpture workshops and training with clients which include Winchester Cathedral and Test Valley/ Rushmoor  Borough Council etc with schools and the community. for  more details 

Activities can include providing demonstrations and educational talks and offering a range of taster activities designed to engage . These activities can be tailored to a variety of audiences and abilities.

If I am working at large events for a period of days or working on large projects  I  bring an assistant to work with me and provide training for volunteers etc.

For further details about creating   lantern making and paper structures

 willow fish on sticks rope walk gardens young person willow weaving

land ar t sculpture stag head made on site from natural materialspic of us willow with water but ready to be used at event

me weaving a basketphotograph of me demonstrating how to make willow lanterns at Winchester Lantern workshopa picture of mural making particpants