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'Drawn to nature' - Journal Making with Esther McManus

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Drawn to Nature - Miscellaneous Adventures

We're excited to be running an entirely new kind of workshop next April called, 'Drawn to Nature'. The workshop will be taught by artist, Esther McManus who is also producing a hand made Nature Journal for each participant. Here, she shares with us some thoughts on the process of making the journals and her approach to observational drawing.

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Workshop Words of Wisdom - Sophie Sellu of Grain and Knot

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Grain and Knot Workshop Words of Wisdom Sophie Sellu

In our second 'Workshop Words of Wisdom' interview, we spoke to spoon carver and woodworker, Sophie Sellu. Sophie came along to our woodland woodcarving workshop back in the Summer of 2013 and has since gone on to set up Grain and Knot where she carves wooden utensils largely from reclaimed timber as well as teaching spoon carving courses in a range of London locations.

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Workshop Words of Wisdom - Esther McManus

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Esther McManus Artwork

We're delighted to bring you a new series of posts in which we will be talking to some of our past Woodland Woodcarving Workshop students. In our first interview, we talk to artist, teacher and small press publisher, Esther McManus.

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