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Bee skep maker from The Book of Forgotten Crafts

David Chubb, bee skep maker


When in use the skeps are given a waterproof coating of wax by the bees themselves.

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  1. Kathy Ruelle said, on March 21, 2013 at 11:31 pm

    Do you sell your bee skeps? If so, please send me more information.
    Thank You.
    Kathy Ruelle

  2. Eugenia Payne said, on October 30, 2017 at 12:49 pm

    My husband would love to make a bee Skep- he is already a bee keeper. Do you offer courses?

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