Community events & involvement

Having a community event, fair, school we can provide a nature workshop.

Sylvan Adventures can support your event by providing a nature craft workshop these can be tailored to members of public, novices or experienced practitioners. Our workshops are fun and informal outdoor learning opportunities tailored to your requirements and can include

  •  Wandering Whittler Workshop
  • Arts and crafts
  • Introduction to green wood working
  • Shave horse workshop
  • Nature awareness skills
  • Nature games

Approximate Costs:

  • Half day: £100 – 150
  • Full day: £200 – 250
  • Depending on requirements, materials and number of staff requried.

Outdoor learning qualifications: Fire making

Wandering Whittler Workshop. Newcastle 2013


Shave Horse workshop. Badger Forest School 2015

Nature workshops: Tree cookie activitiesNature workshops: Stall

Nature craft workshop and games including making tree cookie and clay faces. Preston Pinic 2013

 Recent Community Events

Badger Forest School Family Open Day Cornwall 2015 Shave horse workshop

CentrePeace Pagination First Birthday Event 2014 Wandering Whittler workshop

Greenman Festival Plymouth 2014 Nature arts and crafts

Preston Picnic Nature Explorers Project 2014 Wandering Whittler workshop and nature activities

Preston Picnic Exploring Nature Play project 2013 Nature arts and crafts

South West Story Telling Festival 2013 Under 5 play tent, Nature arts and crafts

Recent Professional Engagements

Forest School Association- South West (2015) Organised four Shave Horse making courses.

National Play Conference (Eastbourne 2015) Whittling Workshop, Getting your kids closer to nature – nature awareness games workshop.

Outdoor Education Conference (Torbay Council 2015) Getting early years workers outdoors workshops.

Forest School Association- South West Spring gathering (2014) Hosted and Organised

Walking the Talk Conference (Plymouth University 2014) Fire guardians workshop.

National Play Conference (Eastbourne 2014 ) Whittling Workshop. Can play workers benefit from Forest school training workshop.

Southwest Play Conference (Gloucester University 2014) Outdoor play and adventure playgrounds in Denmark presentation.

John Muir South West Gathering (Dartmoor 2014) Making John Muir real presentation.

Transition Town Totness Playgroup  (Totness 2014) Outdoor play in Europe presentation.

Play England Exploring Nature play project (Newcastle 2013) Whittling Workshop, Nature arts and crafts workshop

Play England Exploring Nature play project (London 2013) Benefits of Nature Play presentation  


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