Nettle workshop

19 May 2019

10am to 4pm

Booking

http://www.butserancientfarm.co.uk/learn-something-old/workshop-schedule/

Event Cost

£65

Details

Harvest some fresh nettles and learn about their folklore with Catherine Guilder. You’ll learn how to make nettle fibre, turn it into string and how to spin it on a drop spindle. You’ll also have a chance to dye using nettles and make simple medicine. A nettle-based lunch cooked over an open fire is included.

Location Details

Location

Butser Ancient Farm

Postcode

PO8 0BG

Organiser Details

Organiser's Name

Sue Webber

Organiser's Website

http://Butser Ancient Farm - Experimental archaeology and education site. British prehistory to Anglo Saxon and Viking era.

Organiser's Email

volunteers@butserancientfarm.co.uk

Organiser's Telephone

02392598838