Past Events | July | August | September


4-Day School, Sat. 7, Sun. 8, Sat. 21 and Sun. 22 August, 10.00am – 4.00pm: The Farmer’s Arms Young Person’s August Film School

Grizedale Arts Associate Artist Philip Speakman invites young people across the South Lakes to bring their creative and destructive energies to a 4 day hands-on filmmaking school at The Farmer’s Arms.

Saturday 14 Agust, 9am - 5pm: Make Your Own Rush Hat with Owen Jones and Jane Bradley

Join local oak swill and rush basket makers, Owen Jones and Jane Bradley and make your own bespoke rush hat under their expert tuiton.

The perfect accessory for warm summer months, you’ll use English rush harvested from the river by Owen.

Thursday 25th and Friday 26th, 10am - 4pm: Learn Traditional Stone Walling with Peter Drake

Join experienced stone waller Peter Drake for this two day course teaching traditional dry stone wall construction using only a few hand tools and no cement or mortar.