Join us for our next workshop of the inaugural 'Woodland Words' residency!
Furnace, Forge and Kiln - Firing the wood. A poetry workshop on the artistic uses of Wytham Woods with archaeologist Peter Hommel, guest poet Joe Butler and workshop led by Romola Parish and Sarah Watkinson.
9.30am – Participants meet in Wytham Woods Main Car Park: Introduction by Sarah Watkinson and Romola Parish, then walk up to the Wytham Chalet.
10.00am – Meet Pete Hommel, archaeologist, for a smelting demonstration. (Or a fuller talk about current research in Archaeological Science in case of wet weather).
12.30pm - Lunch break at the Chalet (please bring a packed lunch*).
1.15pm - Poetry workshop led by Romola Parish and Sarah Watkinson, with readings by guest poet Joe Butler
3.30pm - Close & Walk back to Wytham Woods Car Park.
* Tea and coffee making facilities are available, and biscuits are provided.