Blog: course

All about Willow

A two session course...12 hours for £48, concessions available. (7th & 14th May 2020)   Blooming Crafty and Heritage Lincolnshire have collaborated to deliver this unique workshop 'All About Willow'. The course is a 12 hour workshops held over two days, here in Heckington, providing you with beginners traditional basketry skills and diverse knowledge about…
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Victorian History and Dickens

A 1 session course...6 hours for £24, or free to new learners, concessions available (5th December 2019).   Victorian History and Dickens Join our tutor Roshni Khunti here in Heckington (10am - 4pm) and immerse yourself in the Victorian era; discover how our modern rites and rituals originated from this rapid age of progress over…
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Lincolnshire Customs, Traditions and Folklore

A 2 session course...6 hours for £24, or free to new learners, concessions available. (4th & 11 December 2019)   Lincolnshire Customs, Traditions and Folklore with Tom Lane. Customs and Traditions once common in Lincolnshire often survive in one form or another. But when and how and why did they start, how did they develop…
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Introduction to Leatherwork

A two session course...12 hours for £48, concessions available. (21st & 22nd November 2019)   Introduction to Leatherwork Join Laurence and Jenny, from Shedtime Handcrafted Leatherwork, on this very interesting 2 day course. Over the 2 days you will get hands-on to learn about different types of leather, practice traditional skills and techniques of working…
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Food through the Ages

    A 2 session course...12 hrs (10am - 4pm each day) for £36, concessions available. Join Sadie Hirst, Food Historian and Columnist, on this interesting two day course;  learn about food history and take part in some historical cookery. Over the two sessions Sadie will explore cookery books as a unique form of literature,…
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Food History and Medieval Castles!

We are so excited to announce our two new courses. We are running two new courses here in Heckington in July. The first, Mediaeval Castles & Great Houses, will be a 12 hour course, over 2 days, initially discussing the definition of what a castle is (and isn’t!), and then looking at the architectural development…
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Making Heritage your Business

      A 2 session course...10 hours for £30, concessions available. Liz Bates, our CEO, will be running an introductory course on business planning and teach you how to make the most of your resources, assets and collections. This will be interesting for anyone involved in running a heritage group or attraction in Lincolnshire.…
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Stone Carving Taster Day

A one session course FREE to new learners from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm on Monday 14 May at the Heritage Skills Centre, Lincoln Castle, Castle Hill, Lincoln LN1 3AA. Join experts from the Heritage Skills Centre and learn how to use a chisel with this taste of stone masonry. This short course offers a…
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Discover Weaving with Wool

      Join an experienced tutor at the Heritage Skills Centre, Lincoln Castle learning how to weave with wool. Full details will be added shortly. This 1 session course, on 8th November is free to new learners or costs £18, concessions available. Tea, coffee & biscuits provided. Booking is essential. For an enrolment form…
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