Sculpture, currachs and furniture

Friday, September 01, 2006

YellowMoonlight Events

glad(e) 07

date: saturday june 2nd
place: trelissick woods, feock, cornwall

entrance: £10 per person, £15 family - numbers limit: 150

tickets: hazel rods

theme: fire 'n food - a celebration with art, craft and performance

compadres: national trust, sustainable trust, bishops forum, pindrop theatre, common purpose, cornwall college (matt), university college falmouth (jeremy/ben), elemental tours

funding: gate receipts, raffle, grants - awards for all


currach build workshop: may 28 to june 1: £140 including wood but not cloth
hedgerow baskets: 31st may 1000hrs to 1600hrs: £30
design and build in the woods: june 1 1000hrs to 1600hrs: £30
art in the woods: june 1 1000hrs to 1600hrs: £30

on-the-day activities

opening address
fire making with friction
making woodland bread
view woodland painting and sculpture (theme fire and food)
drama workshop
charcoal making
demonstations: timber framing, log splitting, axe throwing, basket making, adze work, chair making
woodland observation

2006 saw the start of YellowMoonlight - the name is taken from a John O'Donohue poem:

When the canvas frays
In the currach of thought
And a stain of ocean
Blackens beneath you
May there come across the waters
A path of yellow moonlight
To bring you safely home


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