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Lincoln Castle
Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3AA United Kingdom

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November 2017

Discover Willow Weaving

27 November at 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Heritage Skills Centre, Lincoln Castle
Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3AA United Kingdom
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      A two session course from 10:00-4:00 on Monday 27th November and continuing on 4th December at the Heritage Skills Centre, Lincoln Castle, Castle Hill, Lincoln LN1 3AA. On this short course you'll learn the core techniques used in willow working as well as the specific skills needed to create your willow object. This course is aimed at those who may never have worked with willow before, as well as those with some experience of the craft. All…

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January 2018

How to care for your historic home.

31 January 2018 at 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Heritage Skills Centre, Lincoln Castle
Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3AA United Kingdom
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Join Heritage Lincolnshire’s Heritage at Risk Solutions Officer, Kathryn Banfield, and Building Conservation Officer, Kelly Appleton-Swaine as they give an introduction to caring and maintaining for your historic home. Find out what maintenance issues can arise with historic houses, how to go about solving them and how to try and prevent them in the first place. This 1 session course is free to new learners or costs £18, concessions available. Tea, coffee & biscuits provided. Booking is essential. For an…

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March 2018

Discover Spinning Wool

24 March 2018 at 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Heritage Skills Centre, Lincoln Castle
Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3AA United Kingdom
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Come and learn how to spin wool on this one day course at the Heritage Skills Centre within Lincoln Castle. Spinning is one of the oldest crafts and remains relevant today as a satisfying way to create individual and unique yarns for knitting, crochet and weaving. During the course of the day this course will introduce you to the preparation of fleece and the basics of spinning. This course is free to new learners or £18, concessions available. Tea, coffee…

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May 2018

Stone Carving Taster Day

14 May 2018 at 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Heritage Skills Centre, Lincoln Castle
Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3AA United Kingdom
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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 simple introduction to the philosophy and techniques of stone masonry using low relief carving. Learners will be taken through the process of making a simple…

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June 2018

Conserving Historic Stonework

20 June 2018 at 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Heritage Skills Centre, Lincoln Castle
Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3AA United Kingdom
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Join Kelly Appleton, Buildings Conservation Officer at Heritage Lincolnshire to find out what causes historic stonework to decay and what we can do to prevent it. This course will provide an introduction to how and why historic stone buildings and monuments deteriorate, as well as discuss the methods that can be used to diagnose the causes of decay. You will also find out what steps can be taken to prevent or resolve stone deterioration, in order to help secure the…

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