NRS's Wild Arts programme kicked off with their first Workshop, entitled, Mud and Clay, in which Bob Cowley introduced the Workshoppers to the esoteric art of identifying animal tracks, followed by Alison Holmans, who guided us to the wonders of Earth, Wind and Fire.

Read Alice Walker's fly-on-the-wall account of the event. If you would like to join the second Wild Arts Workshop on 'Winter Trees', on the 12th February, sign up here.