Arbres et Abeilles

Plant Nursery

At the nursery, in conjunction with our beekeeping activities, we run a series of different workshops throughout the year. These are based on the natural by-products of the hives. ‘Wax’ Workshops at the Nursery

Butter & Balms:

At the nursery we manufacture various butters & balms from our own beeswax and honey together with other natural ingredients.  These include;


Gardeners’ Lavender Handcream

Peppermint Footcream

Cedarwood Working Hands Protector

Beeswax and Honey Body Butter

Sandalwood Body Butter

Honey, Strawberry or Cherry Lip Balm


On the workshop you will make these for yourselves, and maybe try an individual mix of essential oils in them.


Latest workshop dates are:  3rd, 17th  November and 8th December 2015

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Candlemaking:

All our candles are made from pure beeswax.  You will learn to make:


Rolled candles

Dipped candles

Scented T-lights

Moulded candles

….. And more….


Latest workshop dates are:  10th November, 1st December 2015

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Polish making:

The best furniture polishes are made from pure beeswax.  You will learn to make:


Basic Polish

Linseed Polish

Furniture Paste

Leather Cream

Latest workshop dates are:  Currently working on new dates for 2015!

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