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 Annual Programme of work-shops 2019

We welcome GROUP VISITS

Walk and Talk - Arty Birthdays Parties for Grown Ups - Art Workshops in Watercolours, Drawing skills, Mono Printing

 

We offer the following options

 

1) Guided walk and talk about the

development of our lovely little nature

reserve including how to create a wildflower patch. Includes NZ special cream tea £8.00 min 8 people (£64)

 

2) Art and Craft visits with professional artist Angela Hewitt

 

Make it a fun Birthday Party.

a) Loosen-up water-colours. £10.00/person includes cuppa and cake Min 10 people. (£100)

b) Mono printing– lots of fun using simple techniques and materials from nature £10.00/person includes cuppa and cake Min 10 people. (£100)

c) Folk Art—Learn the traditional skills of Folk Art. £55 per person includes a kit to take home with you, instruction and an NZ cream tea. Min 4 people. (£220).

 

 

Alternatively—drop in on one of our regular open days

(Thur/Sat/Sun 10.30—3.30) for a reserve ramble, cuppa and cake, from £5.00 donation—No need to book

 

 

NEW FOR 2019

 To be held at Rookley Community Centre. Application forms available from Rookley Post Office. Commences 14th January for 6weeks -with option to extend to 10 weeks

Each session will begin with drawing. You will be taken through a series of exercises that will help you to observe objects and draw then as you see them rather than how you think you see them. You will be surprised how easily you grasp the technical skill of drawing freehand.

The second part of the session will cover skills that will need practise to develop a style of your own.

How watercolours work, ink and wash, mono printing, folk art, potato printing – the grown up way

Most materials will be provided

This course is aimed at being fun and at discovering your own potential

 

 Application form - artcourserROOKLEYforweb.pdf

Art Course £70.00

On paying the fee/s you are automatically agreeing too abide by our safety rules

 

Naturezones is an environmentally sensitive nature reserve. Its  woodland has protective status.

We are not an Adventure Playground

 

For the protection of the reserve and the safety of children it is essential to adhere to the following rules

 

1. Children must be under parental control at all times and not allowed to wander away or play with unsuitable items (taps, sticks, machinery, tools, items that are not part of an activity, climb on log piles or in trees)

2. Keep to paths at all times

4. Parents are responsible for their child's health and safety

3. Be aware of the following hazards

· Deep water

· Holes in the ground

· Slippery ground

· Hanging branches

· Machinery and tools

· Tree roots across paths

· Nettles, poisonous berries, wasp nests

 

 

Pricing Structure 2019 - These prices supersede all other prices

Annual Friendship Pass. £25 single pass.  £78.00 Family Pass (4 people at least one adult). Couple £43.00. These passes allow free entry into the nature reserve on Thursday and Weekends and discounts on other events and activities.

As a Friend of Naturezones you will be supporting our important educational programme

Price includes 8 cup of tea vouchers (Value £10). 10% discount on purchases excluding special events and courses. Packet of wild flower seeds (value  £4) and recipe booklet (value £4). Complimentary day pass for family member or friend (value £5)

.Other days are reserved for group visits and special activity sessions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The above art and meadow workshops will be run by Angela Hewitt. She has 12 years experience in creating wildflower meadows and wildlife habitats and 24 years experience as a professional artist

BOOKING: Please send cheques payable to Naturezones Wildlife Education Trust. Address is on the "about page"

 

ONE-TO-ONE either at Naturezones or on your own land one full day

£225.00 + expenses or Initial Consultation £40.00

 

Natural History Notes

 

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