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lancashirebeekeeper
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Location: preston, Lancashire, UK

PostPosted: Sat Oct 14, 2017 10:26 pm    Post subject: willow weaving course - Garden Bee Reply with quote

we are running a beginners willow weaving course ( because we can't look at our bees & we need something to do)

It is a one day course 10am - 4pm
run at : The Bee Centre, Samlesbury Hall, Preston, PR5 8LJ
on : Saturday 20th January 2018
cost : £45 per person
Includes refreshments, please bring lunch

You will be taught by Heather a professional willow weaver, who will take you through the steps to make a garden bee sculpture which is yours to take home. All materials will be supplied.

Further details, inc photo & and booking is on the web site
www.thebeecentre.org/courses

places are limited to 10 to ensure you get Heathers full attention and leave with a work of art to be proud of.
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 15, 2017 8:06 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Or you could make a willow skep for your bees!
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Barbara
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 15, 2017 8:50 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm so disappointed I don't live closer. I would have loved to come to this course and the Bee Craft Fair. I hope both events are very successful for you. Really great ideas!
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lancashirebeekeeper
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 15, 2017 8:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thank you Barbara, I wish you lived closer tooooo.

You could always make a weekend of it. We have shepherds huts available in the grounds for over night accommodation complete with fire pits outside.

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PostPosted: Mon Oct 16, 2017 2:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

That is so kind of you to suggest it, but unfortunately I have commitments here that prevent me from travelling afield during the winter. Sad
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