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Guy Mallinson Woodland Workshop

Woodland Workshop | Yonder Hill, Holditch TA20 4NL, England
+44 1460 221102
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Fantastic workshop

We did the one day spoon workshop. Adam our teacher was excellent so talented. Really enjoyable... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Ydniw
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Isle of Portland, United Kingdom
Woodsmans Treehouse

5 nights in a wonderful treehouse. Had a superb time, lovely secluded, awesome experience. Would... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2017
lothywill
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Ellesmere, United Kingdom
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Green wood Craft Courses in Guy Mallinson's Woodland Workshop (as featured in the BBC Mastercrafts series). 2 hour 'have a go' courses (make a spatula, shrink pot or whittling), 1 day private tuition ( introduction to green woodworking, introduction to spoon carving or family green woodworking), 2 or 5 day group courses in Bowl or spoon carving, pole lathing or 'Make a chair from a tree' courses. Please note that pre-booking is essential for both private and group courses. Glamping accommodation also available in the woods ( see Crafty Camping/Lyme Regis on Trip Advisor).
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12 Sep 2017
“Fantastic workshop”
24 Feb 2017
“Woodsmans Treehouse”
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Woodland Workshop | Yonder Hill, Holditch TA20 4NL, England
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

We did the one day spoon workshop. Adam our teacher was excellent so talented. Really enjoyable day, and we each made a spoon! Would highly recommend this workshop, learn new skills in a fabulous woodland location.

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Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

5 nights in a wonderful treehouse. Had a superb time, lovely secluded, awesome experience. Would definitely recommend to couples. Unlimited hot water, warm even in mid winter. Be prepared to drive down narrow lanes to reach the destination but as a secluded spot to have...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2016

As I said on my previous review this place is magical. The Treehouse is looking wonderful for those who do not mind being on high!! Adam took the two day bowl making course for Sandie and to say she enjoyed herself is an understatement! The...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2015

This was our 25th wedding anniversary trip and from start to finish the experience was wonderful. Guy is in touch from the moment you book until the arrival day and along with Adam was also on site. The site itself is magical! set in the...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2014

Simply had a great day!!! Great tuition from Adam, who explained things really well, and struck the perfect balance of being there to help when help was needed but also stood back to let us get on with it. Great location hidden away deep in...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2013

Yes, really fabulous weekend spent camping and a whole day doing the green woodworking workshop. There were 4 of us making spatulas in the morning and another item of our choice in the afternoon. We were given very interesting info about the various types of...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2013

I'm pretty sure that the world be a better place if everyone could experience a visit at Guy's woodland workshop and camping. I did the 5 day chair making course and left completely renewed and very inspired! I have nothing but positive things to say...More

Thank ZoeSys
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Reviewed 1 October 2013

Before we came to Guy's woodland workshop I had never heard of a shrinkpot. Nor a shavehorse, a drawknife, nor a rabbet for that matter. As far as woodworking was concerned, I was as green as they come. But after only a couple of hours...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2013

We enjoyed four relaxing nights glamping in a Bell tent. Great to get back to nature (with luxurious woodland shower and woodland kitchen if desired) cooking each evening on the firepit in front of the large pond watching the dragonflies darting around in the dappled...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2013

We completed the 2hr whittling and 1 day green wood working courses during our stay and they were fantastic. Nicely structured, well managed, good safe environment and a lot of fun while meeting new friendly people. We will be going back again

Thank Tim Y
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Lyn B
7 June 2016|
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Response from Guy M | Property representative |
Hi That depends on the nature of the disability, we do our best to accommodate as many people as is practically possible in a boggy woodland. If it is craft courses then some people are better suited to a treadle lathe and... More
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Lyn B
7 June 2016|
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Response from Dean S | Reviewed this property |
This would be difficult as the way down to the site (and way up) would be difficult in a wheelchair. However if the person is on crutches, provided you took your time it would be fine. Also if you speak to Guy I believe he... More
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