The Wood Wide Web

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May 24, 2020

Learning by doing creates knowledge and is fun.

What can we learn from each other? Can you teach someone a skill?....And then ask that they in turn teach you something?

Can you teach by telling, or by doing, or both?


Here are some examples we thought you might enjoy  -finger knitting, cordage making, making a saw horse and making a super simple shave horse.


Finger knitting:


Nettle Cordage:


Saw Horse:


Shave horse:


Do you have ideas for making that you would like to share? Photograph the result or film the lesson and share it with us.

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