Stories

This is the beginning of a story about a young man called Dafydd Millns

This is the beginning of a story about a young man called Dafydd Millns, who has overcome a profoundly debilitating illness by establishing life-giving connections to the natural world.

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Fathoming with Doctors in Distress

It was a pleasure to introduce the charity Doctors in Distress to the power of craft - in this case whittling - to relieve stress and create fertile thinking space at St. Giles House in Dorset.

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Dry Stone Walling with Coleg Sir Gar

We had a great time dry stone walling in the Brecon Beacons with a group of 16-18 yr olds from Carmartheshire

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A Crafts-based retreat for the NHS

In September The Fathom Trust organised a day retreat based on traditional crafts for an NHS Chronic Pain and Fatigue Management Service

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Heathers’ story

A powerful real-life account of a mother who discovered the craft of basket weaving and used it to recover a sense of meaning and purpose in the world.

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