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Broadrake

Chapel-le-Dale Ingleton North Yorkshire LA6 3AX United Kingdom
015242 41357 www.broadrake.co.uk

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April 2019

BROADRAKE – 2 Day Spoon Carving Workshop

April 11 @ 9:45 am - April 12 @ 4:00 pm
Broadrake, Chapel-le-Dale Ingleton North Yorkshire LA6 3AX United Kingdom + Google Map

We first ran this workshop in 2018 over both one and two days; the two days worked best with more opportunity to embed the basic axe and knife skills taught on the first day with more hands on experience on the second day under Steve's watchful eye. Steve Tomlin will guide you safely, step-by-step, through the traditional skills of this increasingly popular craft. From a fresh greenwood log, axe work is used to split the log and then to axe…

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BROADRAKE – Frame Basket Making

April 17 - April 18
Broadrake, Chapel-le-Dale Ingleton North Yorkshire LA6 3AX United Kingdom + Google Map

Tutor Phil Bradley lives in NW Cumbria where he grows his own sustainable willow for basketry, garden items as well as bird & animal sculptures, all popular workshop topics. Over two days, Phil will guide the group through all the processes to make sure that everyone masters the traditional basketry weaves to create a lovely willow frame basket, one of the earliest basket forms. His gentle humour and excellent teaching style will make sure that everyone successfully creates their very…

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May 2019

BROADRAKE – Willow Hares

May 15 @ 9:45 am - 4:30 pm
Broadrake, Chapel-le-Dale Ingleton North Yorkshire LA6 3AX United Kingdom + Google Map

Tutor Phil Bradley lives in NW Cumbria where he grows his own sustainable willow for basketry, garden items as well as bird & animal sculptures, all popular workshop topics. Phil will guide the group through all the processes to make sure that everyone masters the framework of the basic body and head shapes and the lovely curved random weaves to create a sculpture of a Hare, a very popular subject for willow. His gentle humour and excellent teaching style will…

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June 2019

BROADRAKE – Line & Wash Workshop with John Harrison

June 9 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Broadrake, Chapel-le-Dale Ingleton North Yorkshire LA6 3AX United Kingdom + Google Map

Tutor John Harrison is a popular Yorkshire artist whose emphasis is on line drawing, with light watercolour washes. He is very busy leading demos at art clubs throughout Yorkshire, as well as exhibitions further afield.  His style is well suited to the Dales and John is now proud to have a monthly feature in the Dalesman magazine. The day will include outdoor sketching, a demo using overhead projector, ink drawing and the application of washes to create a loose, lively…

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BROADRAKE – WIllow Curlews

June 13 @ 9:45 am - 4:30 pm
Broadrake, Chapel-le-Dale Ingleton North Yorkshire LA6 3AX United Kingdom + Google Map

This is probably our most popular willow workshop where you will create a sculpture of the Yorkshire Dales iconic bird, the Curlew. We have curlews breeding around Broadrake and they should be calling and flying overhead when this workshop is running in June 2019. Tutor Phil Bradley lives in NW Cumbria where he grows his own sustainable willow for basketry, garden items as well as bird & animal sculptures, all popular workshop topics. Phil will guide the group through all…

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July 2019

BROADRAKE – Willow Seed Pods

July 11 @ 9:45 am - 4:30 pm
Broadrake, Chapel-le-Dale Ingleton North Yorkshire LA6 3AX United Kingdom + Google Map

This new workshop for 2019 will spend a day creating giant seed pods to add interest and height to the garden border and we are sure that it will be popular. Tutor Phil Bradley lives in NW Cumbria where he grows his own sustainable willow for basketry, garden items as well as bird & animal sculptures, all popular workshop topics. Phil will guide the group through all the processes to make sure that everyone masters the traditional basketry weaves that…

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August 2019

BROADRAKE – Blacksmith for a Day

August 18 @ 9:45 am - 4:30 pm
Broadrake, Chapel-le-Dale Ingleton North Yorkshire LA6 3AX United Kingdom + Google Map

Spend a day as a Blacksmith, with Adrian Wood at Broadrake.  4 mobile burners and 6 anvils are shared between 8 students so everyone can work together. You will need to wear layers of old clothing (not fleece) and sensible shoes (not plastic). Safety glasses and a fireproof apron are provided. Basic blacksmithing skills will be taught to create a selection of items from key rings, curved hooks, toasting forks, pokers and dragon hooks. All materials and refreshments and a good…

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September 2019

BROADRAKE – English Basket Making

September 11 @ 9:45 am - September 12 @ 4:30 pm
Broadrake, Chapel-le-Dale Ingleton North Yorkshire LA6 3AX United Kingdom + Google Map

Tutor Phil Bradley lives in NW Cumbria where he grows his own sustainable willow for basketry, garden items as well as bird & animal sculptures, all popular workshop topics. This is a great opportunity to learn a traditional heritage skill to make the familiar 'log basket' type of basket, but not so large that it won't fit in a car to take home. Phil will guide the group through all the processes to make sure that everyone masters the traditional…

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