The field-trip is part of a collective pan-european research project called RHYZOM.
On Friday 23rd October:
Introduction to Ruskin and guided tour of Brantwood House and Gardens by Howard Hull, Director of the Ruskin Foundation. Tea and discussion.
At 19.00 Friday Session with short minute presentations by the different RHYZOM partners/guests
Saturday 24th, all day at Lawson Park/Grizedale Arts, with a tour of the farm and gardens, actual gardening and harvesting vegetable for lunch, cooking.
A presentation by Edward Acland, local organic farmer at Sprint Mill and activist who is involved in communal growing schemes.
Sunday 25th visit Ruskin Museum/Coniston Institute.