Immerse yourself in the Hawkwood experience on one of our residential courses, or simply join us for a day. We have a huge range of creative and inspiring courses: focus on movement and creativity with yoga or an art workshop, get involved with social change, reconnect with nature, or join us for a poetry, storytelling, classical music, woodwork, blacksmithing or embroidery course.
We offer a unique mix of vibrant and stimulating courses, often not found elsewhere.
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The Swelling Seed
Facilitator: Jenni Horsfall & Mark Graham
Using experiential practices, ritual, and myth Jennifer and Mark will show how the principles of deep ecology can be aligned to our personal journey of growth and self discovery. Understanding human consciousness as a component of the ecological process, we…
Leadership Lessons from Shakespeare’s Henry V
Facilitator: Michael Boyle & Jane Jones
The story of Shakespeare’s most purpose-led and inspiring leader, Henry V, provides a metaphor for leaders of all kinds to evaluate themselves and review their projects, both large and small. Henry must step into a new role, gather a diverse…
Facilitator: Karen Downes
A two-day workshop on how we can take radical self-responsibility for flourishing in all areas of life. It will be informative and experiential, to bring about real change in mindset and behaviour, both personally and professionally, to elevate and optimise…
Friends of I Fagiolini Weekend
Facilitator: Robert Hollingworth
Join Robert Hollingworth to experience a wildly eclectic mix of music – from Renaissance Germany to Britten in playful mood, Rheinberger’s serene choral hit Abendlied, some French jazz and a song about the Inuit winter. *This weekend is primarily for…
Help Hawkwood shine!
Facilitator: Hawkwood team
In the run up to Valentine’s Day, come and give Hawkwood some love! Help to make our place sparkle and shine for spring alongside other willing workers. Skills needed are: painting, decorating, carpentry, maintenance and more.
Outdoor Community Classroom Taskforce
Facilitator: Adrian Leaman
Volunteers are invited to work with wood and stone to complete a camp kitchen, flexible work surfaces and seating, a sheltered fire pit and twin compost loos. Warm, cosy accommodation and delicious food is provided. We are looking for people…
Facilitator: Jane Francis and David Hatcher
This weekend will fill Hawkwood with beautiful music, with expert coaching throughout. Primarily for pre-formed consorts, individuals will be accepted on condition that a compatible group can be formed. There will be the opportunity to work from facsimile music on renaissance…
Exquisite Traditional Art
Facilitator: Jackie Hall
This unique art form originated in Buddhist temples and is used for the elaborate decoration of Kimonos. This rarely taught skill has been based at Hawkwood for over sixteen years. Using traditional methods and techniques you will produce truly stunning…