Tinker's Farm School.
Near Birmingham, Midlands.
Schools for boys, where they are encouraged to develop their own ideas and hobbies. We see them in the gym doing exercises, climbing ropes and jumping vaulting horse. They also learn railway engineering and signalling, weaving and surveying....
Lovely long summer coats made from string!
Sugar extracted from sugar cane and baskets made from palm leaves in the Bahamas.
A look at how sails are made in Crewkerne, Somerset.
Traditional scarves are made in the Austrian Tyrol.
Film of a man showing his skills weaving rushes and reeds into baskets.
Footage of young women making a plaited carpet from rushes in Brundell, Norfolk.
Men from Camacha weave baskets and furniture from willow. Madeira.
Demonstration showing how to make a cute handbag from crepe paper.