Aranya - Diploma Tutor Profile

Experience, skills and interests
Skills, technical expertise and areas of interest: 
  • Gardening, forest gardening, edible plants in general.
  • Non-land based design.
  • Design analysis tools.
  • Permaculture education (delivering both PDCs & teacher training).
  • Patterns & their applications.
  • Exchange & alternative economics.
Areas of Permaculture Design Experience: 
  • One year living on an Irish mountain, no modern services or money. Subsistence permaculture action learning!
  • Designing gardens / smallholdings (rural permaculture more than urban).
  • Non-land based design, especially processes (including many permaculture courses).
  • Creating a permaculture related 'right' livelihood.
  • My whole Diploma portfolio (completed in 2003) can be viewed on my website: http://www.learnpermaculture.com
Tutorial information
Taking new apprentices?: 
Yes
Contact: 
I already have a lot of apprentices, so am now limiting applications to those who have done their design course with me.
Travel: 
My most regular journeys are to run PDCs. Happy to travel in exceptional circumstances (see above), but would prefer apprentices to come to me or one of the events I run.
Default venue for tutorials: 
Axmouth, Seaton, East Devon - usually by phone but design support weekends also running at other venues such as Heathercombe in Devon. Can sometimes travel if time & expenses are covered.
Type of tutorial offered: 
both group and individual
Offering tutoring in the following geographical areas: 
The south west of England and occasionally beyond.
Diploma Tutor Location: 
Seaton, Devon
United Kingdom
Devon GB