Willow dome-in St. Patrick’s National School, Skibbereen March 2016

I erected this dome and tunnel with 3rd and 4th class from St. Patricks NS in Skibbereen last year, what an amazing school garden project!

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Willow Dome October 2016

Lovely willow dome and kiddies tunnel project up in Smithboro in Monaghan today with the fabulous willow weaver Beth Murphy and what a glorious day!!

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Giant Bee Screen July 2015

Building our giant willow screen for our lucky bees in the IWA Clane!!

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Honeybees Update!

In checking the bees at the Irish Wheelchair Association Clane, we found a few unwanted queen cells knocking about in one hive, so a close eye must be kept so we don't get a swarmed hive! Spotted the queen in the first hive though so all is well!

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Transformation at the Kilcock Men’s Shed April 2015

The final session at the Kilcock Men’s Shed today… I think the lads have done an amazing job – here are a few snapshots of the project and a before and after shot, it’s quite a transformation!

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Festival of Outdoor Learning April 2015

Teaching a little Fox Walking at my Forest Schools workshop as part of The Festival of Outdoor Learning at Kippure Estate at the weekend, great weekend, so many amazing people working in the outdoors with young people!

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All about the Willow! April 2015

It’s all about the willow this week – a gorgeous willow dome built by the 6th class of Rathfarnham Educate Together NS on Monday, willow fence at Ashgrove Community Garden on Tuesday and Willow archway at Kilcock Men’s shed today!

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Planting Native Trees – Wheelchair Association November 2014

Planting some native trees with the members and staff, in a small thicket woodland in the Irish Wheelchair Association in Clane last week – adding to our bees and heritage orchard!

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Derrinturn House Estate Community Garden Project November 2014

The crew and I at Ashgrove Estate in Derrinturn got creative in the quiet corner of the estate and erected 4 willow archways across the paths in the estate.

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Pilot Forest School Project October 2014

I have completed my 6-week pilot Forest School Programme. I worked with the special needs group from my local secondary school. We had 8 boys down in the woods with their teacher Ms. Flynn, who is an old schoolmate of mine from secondary school days.

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