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August 2017

Willow Structures for the Garden – FULL

August 19 at 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wild Harvest School of Self-Reliance, Boundary Farm
York, YO42 4TA United Kingdom
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£45 10 tickets left

Willow Structures for the Garden   Learn to prepare and weave English willow into beautiful, natural and practical garden structures.  On this fun, full day course you will learn how to weave: a simple fence panel a plant support a basket in the ground (to become a planter or seat)   Materials and refreshments are included.   Join Wild Harvest and learn a skill for life, take away the products you make together with the knowledge of how to replicate…

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Family Sustainable Living Weekend – Extra Tipi added with no stove. Tipis with stoves: FULL

August 25 at 5:00 pm - August 27 at 6:00 pm
Wild Harvest School of Self-Reliance, Boundary Farm
York, YO42 4TA United Kingdom
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£170.00 1 ticket left

Family Sustainable Living Weekend Join a small group of other like-minded families to experience a weekend of off-grid living. Spend two nights in a tipi heated by a wood-burner* and lit by candles stretch your eyes out of your tipi door across the fields and relax. Listen to talks about Permaculture, Wild Medicine, Making your own Natural Toiletries and Natural Beekeeping. *(please note - the three tipis with woodburners have all been taken, there will be an extra tipi popped…

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September 2017

Self-Reliance Crafts Retreat

September 8 at 5:00 pm - September 10 at 6:00 pm
Wild Harvest School of Self-Reliance, Boundary Farm
York, YO42 4TA United Kingdom
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£195.00

Self-Reliance Crafts Retreat Stay in a Soulpad Tipi for a long weekend of practical crafts (all suitable for beginners) combined with healthy living.  Start on the Friday evening making a leather-bound notebook to take notes during the weekend and a clay pot to make a fat candle.  Friday evening is spent getting to know the other participants around the campfire – bring a pizza to put in the wood fired pizza oven.  There will be a talk on Permaculture or…

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Woodland Working Holiday

September 15 at 9:00 am - September 22 at 5:00 pm
Thenon, 24210, Le Chastenet, Thenon, 24210
Thenon, 24210 France
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Free

Woodland Working Holiday   Learn a bit about permaculture and sustainable woodland management and archery whist volunteering 6 hours a day for 5 days then have late afternoons for exploring.  Tent pitch plus light lunches included and possible shared travel option with other attendees.  The idea is that participants can share travel if they wish eg. three to a car and ferry so that the trip will cost just about £100 per person travel.  Obviously you can make your own…

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Self-Reliance Crafts Retreat France

September 24 at 5:00 pm - September 29 at 6:00 pm
£350 12 tickets left

Self-Reliance Crafts Retreat France Wild Harvest are now running our popular Self-Reliance Crafts Retreats in a French Woodland so you can enjoy warmer weather and a bit of sightseeing too! The retreat is suitable for beginners and is open to just nine guests.   It runs for five full days and six nights allowing a day each side to travel.   Arriving Sunday evening for meet and greet and the first workshop then settling in to your tipis before gathering round…

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York City Wild Food Walk

September 30 at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Under Skeldergate Bridge, St. Georges Fields Car/Coach Park, St Georges Fields Coach Park, YO1, near Cliffords Tower
York,
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£10 - £12 36 tickets left

Wild Food Foraging Walk Discover FREE FOOD for life with our wild food foraging walk by the river in York city. On this two hour walk you will learn facts about approx. 25 edible plants and trees, how to harvest and prepare them, together with the benefits and caveats involved in Wild Food Foraging.  Under 14’s are FREE.   We meet under Skeldergate Bridge, next to St Georges Fields Car/Coach Park where there is a loo and pay and display parking.  This…

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October 2017

Learn to Survive an Apocalypse!

October 6 at 10:00 am - October 8 at 6:30 pm
Wild Harvest School of Self-Reliance, Boundary Farm
York, YO42 4TA United Kingdom
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£99 11 tickets left

Welcome to Wild Harvests survival-skills training weekend for Preppers. What is Prepping? Prepping is the process of preparing for an uncertain future  - a prepper is a person who is actively learning skills or putting-by for the event of this uncertain future and whatever it brings.  Whether learning to fish or cook from scratch over fire, attending self-defence or first aid classes, sewing your own clothes - a prepper can be male or female and will be looking to ready…

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November 2017

Natural Toiletries Making Day

November 4 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wild Harvest School of Self-Reliance, Boundary Farm
York, YO42 4TA United Kingdom
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Free 8 spots left

Wild Harvest have been teaching people how to make their own natural toiletries for over a decade now but we have as of yet not put together a full day course.  This fun, introductory day course will begin with a presentation on Reasons to Make Your Own Natural Toiletries.  You will then make five items with inspiration from your kitchen cupboard, garden and the wild!  Students will leave with two soaps and knowledge of different soap making methods, two bath…

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March 2018

Bee Skep Making

March 11, 2018 at 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wild Harvest School of Self-Reliance, Boundary Farm
York, YO42 4TA United Kingdom
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£49
Skep Making at Wild Harvest

Learn to make a skep in this fun day course and get to take your completed small skep home together with the tool and enough straw to make one further skep!   This repetition of the craft immediately after the course will ensure the knowledge and skill are more thoroughly embedded plus will ensure that you have enough skeps to deal with a swarm!  Lunch of soup, baked potato  and dessert is included. Skeps have been used traditionally to both…

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April 2018

Natural Beekeeping Weekend

April 13, 2018 at 6:00 pm
Wild Harvest School of Self-Reliance, Boundary Farm
York, YO42 4TA United Kingdom
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Beginning with a talk about the key differences between Natural beekeeping and conventional beekeeping, this weekend will comprise of workshops in skep making, candle making, ointment making and bee-hive making. You will take home a small skep, a hive, beeswax candles of different types, a beeswax ointment for stings) and possibly mead, time permitting.   Includes two nights tipi accommodation with bedding and towels plus two lunches plus all the above for £295

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