Des Pawson MBE
Talks and after dinner speaking
Des is available for talks to a wide variety of groups and organisations.
Examples of Talks
Ropemaking an Insight
Knots & Rope
Artists in the Rigging
Fenders and Fendermaking
Braids form Land & Sea
Worn out and thrown away: rope-yarn mats, an overlooked craft.
School Talks/ demos
Hands on experience of shipboard life in the age of sail
Knots & Rope.
Both have an element of ropemaking in the classroom for children from 7-11
Des is happy to discuss your exact requirements