Events Calendar – December 2019

See what’s coming up in 2020: The Rural Antics Barn calendar has so many amazing activities this coming Winter and Spring including two new dates for our super popular Bentwood Chair Workshop in February: Rural Antics 2020 Workshops: Handmade Bookbinding Notebook, Sun 5th Jan 9:45am-1pm £54 Glass Jewellery Workshop, Sun 12th Jan 9:30am-12:30pm £55 Paper […]

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Harvest 2019

Summary Hand-picked by volunteers, friends and family, 2019 was our 5th grape harvest. The traditional champagne varieties: Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay were planted in 2012, some vines are not yet mature.  Grape quantity was significantly up versus 2018 especially the Pinot Noir, which excelled.  Each year the local conditions throw us new challenges […]

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Why buy from us this Christmas

For you A great selection of art and craft workshops, tour and taste vineyard experience, gift vouchers and local wines to choose from. Workshop selection categories – Woodworking, Willow, Art, Textiles, others includes – Calligraphy, bookbinding and Sugar crafting Tour and Taste Vineyard Experiences, choose from Bronze, Silver, Gold or Adopt-a-vine. Monetary Vouchers choose £10 […]

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Lets talk Christmas…..

Christams

Whether you are looking to make a Christmas present for someone this year or fancy treating yourself to a little creative ‘me time’ then check out our Christmas line up. Make something Christmassy for your home, spend some time with family and friends. Making memories at Christmas is what it is all about and making something […]

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Garden Wooden Art

Outside the Tasting Lodge Café we now have a gorgeous display of Wooden Garden Art including mushrooms, dragonflies and flowers. Akeman Woodsmen have been creating art from their local Cotgrave woodlands and now they are here for you to enjoy. Prices start at a very reasonable £8 for a rustic wood flower. Mushrooms have a […]

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