Rewilding children, families & communities
Whittle your time away around a hot campfire in our Hastings woodland. During this workshop you will learn basic carving techniques and whittling skills, using craft knives and other hand tools provided to enable you to create a masterpiece from a single piece of wood. To include: Harvesting appropriate wood. A range of whittling techniques. How to create objects from wood. A hot fire and tea and cake will be provided. Mentor: Luke Funnell
About your Mentor
About your Mentor
I am a father of two young children and a full-time house husband. I have worked as an outdoor instructor and facilitator for many years leading transformative woodland projects for children, teenagers and adults. I am qualified as a forest school leader, advanced level bush craft and survival instructor, health and social worker and teacher. I have spent the last 3 years training in deep ecology, nature connection and nature philosophy based on Native American teachings. I have over 20 years of experience working with children and teenagers as a youth worker, teacher, playworker, behaviour adviser and residential social worker. The work I am most skilled in and passionate about is working with young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties. I have been working with at risk and vulnerable young people in society for most of my career; without doubt the most important and profound changes I have witnessed in these individuals is when I work with them in nature. I passionatel...
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