FORAGING, FIRE AND FOLKLORE
18:00 - 20:00
Tutor: Jonathan Huet
ABOUT THE COURSE
A series of seasonal events, each one a special evening experience of wild food foraging, Celtic fire and storytelling. Bushcraft and Celtic folklore specialist, Jonathon Huet, will take you on a guided walk to forage for wild food and impart his knowledge on different native trees in each season. The walk will end with a primitive fire-lighting demonstration and you will hear a traditional story around the glowing embers of the fire and learn the folklore of native trees. Each evening event is designed to help you connect with nature, switch off from modern life demands and deepen your understanding of native plant folklore. You will also receive a Native Tree Folklore booklet to take home with you.
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WHO IS THIS COURSE SUITABLE FOR?
For over 18's only.
WHAT TO BRING/WEAR
ABOUT THE TUTOR
This course is run by Woodland Bard, Jonathon Huet, a specialist in tree and plant folklore. Jonathon has worked for over twenty years teaching bushcraft skills and specialising in a knowledge of the British flora, environmental storytelling and Celtic folklore. Jonathon’s traditional nature- based stories are told with passion and enthusiasm brought alive with poetry, song and rhythm.
"Awe inspiring! I don't know of anyone else who can hold my attention for so long... What a superb evening. Thank you Jonathon Huet."
"...so knowledgeable and passionate. A truly fascinating evening."