BfD Course – Straw Skep Making Saturday 15 June 2019


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FULLY BOOKED – Please contact Bees for Development ( if you would like to be put on the reserve list.

A one day course making your own straw skep, with Chris Park.

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Saturday 15 June 2019 9.30am to 4.00pm.

Making straw skeps with Chris Park. This one day course will provide you with expert instruction in making a classic straw skep. During the day all aspects of beekeeping in skeps, ancient and modern will be discussed, as you make about one third of your straw skep. You will take away the lipwork skills, materials and tools needed to finish your skep at home. Please bring a waterproof apron and scissors. The course cost of £95.00 includes all materials and tools needed to weave your straw skep. Included also are refreshments, lunch, and VAT.

You can read reviews of this course here.

Venue: The Yew Tree, Peterstow, Ross-on-Wye, HR9 6JZ.

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