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Explore the ideas and practice of
ecologically sound land management in
the beautiful Devon countryside
Courses and Programmes
in 2018 at a glance
The core tutors for the Husbandry Skills courses are Jonty and Carole, of course, along with longstanding team member, Sula. MORE
hEarth Skills
Wood-work skills
with Sean Hellman

Sean has been practicing, teaching and demonstrating green wood-work skills for over 20 years. Based in South Devon, he runs a business selling bespoke sculptural and traditional wooden seating, and original items for the home and garden. Sean’s passion is learning and teaching traditional wood crafts, including making wooden spoons, carved cups, bowl-turning, shrink pots, etc. He is the only professional green woodworker making and selling ‘fan birds’ in the UK.

Sean not only teaches and makes, but is an active writer and has a regular blog about woodworking, offering advice and inspiration about the joys of working green wood. He is an active member of the ‘Bodgers Forum’ the largest green woodworking forum in the world.

Some of his articles can be seen in various woodworking magazines such as Living Woods. Sean last TV appearance was on Edwardian Farm making a coracle with Alex Langlands.

Sean has recently taken on a full time apprentice.

Below are the one day courses Sean is running this year at the Husbandry School.

Wild wood whittling

Spoon carving

Traditional farming methods for a sustainable future
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