Who Are We?

TouchWood South West provides practical skills and knowledge to everyone!

We share our love for traditional craft and skills with the community.

By doing this we increase everyone’s confidence, problem solving and teamwork skills through interactive teaching.

Here is an interview with Astrid Arnold of TouchWood South West on BBC Radio 4’s “Open Country” programme:

Helen Mark travels to south-east Devon, to the Dartington Estate. This 14th century estate was reinvented by an off-shoot of the Bloomsbury set in the mid-1920s as a …

The interview is 15 min into the programme. Astrid is talking about women and carpentry. Check it out!