Sustainable Living Skills Courses
'hands on' training at Yarde Orchard from Treehuggers.
How to make your own charcoal
How to build and use a clay oven
The craft and culture of cider making
Brewing beer the Belgian way
An introduction to green woodworking
Chopping, stacking and drying wood the Westcountry way
How to build a rocket stove
Orchard management and pruning
The wonder of willow
Practical permaculture and sustainable living
Volunteer conservation group skills
Forest School practitioner training
Treehuggers is a co-operative of skilled crafts people and artists who run sustainable living skills courses and volunteer conservation group training. They carry out practical habitat management, orchard management, create upcycled furniture and art, and deliver team building events. Treehuggers is led by Simeon Day.
"Simeon has established a reputation for his range of sustainable living skills courses on charcoal making, clay oven building, cider making and green woodworking where his engaging manner, sense of fun and enthusiasm are inspirational, giving participants the knowledge and confidence to have a go at home."
For information on Treehuggers courses or projects call 07789 267017