Upcoming Courses & Events

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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.

Either browse our full list of courses, talks and events or select from a specific area of interest. You can also use the search bar option or take a look at our calendar which highlights all activities at Hawkwood month by month.

Facilitation For Positive Change

Facilitator: Andy Raingold & Chloe Revill

At a glance Develop a range tools, models and ways of thinking and being to support the ongoing development of your facilitation practice Practice these tools and ways of being during sessions, with the support of the group during the facilitation training Enrich your practice through self-exploration and through connection with other participants and the

Archetypes at Work Online Immersion

Facilitator: Olivier Mythodrama

At A Glance Profoundly understand yourself and others - recognise gifts, honour diversity, and mitigate ‘shadow’ behaviours Learn to adapt your habitual responses to most effectively meet the situations you are in Become more versatile and effective - become ‘future-fit’ Participants Will Gain An embodied understanding of the archetypal patterns that run individuals and systems

£150.00 – £1,100.00

Wisdom of Self-Healing Systems: Autumn

Facilitator: Katherine Long

With the four seasons as our guides, we will explore the themes of new beginnings, growth, harvest, death and rebirth as part of an ongoing regenerative flow, helping to build inner and outer attunement and coherence. It is as we engage with these flows that we discover the deep wisdom inherent in Nature’s capacity for

£125.00 – £220.00

Beyond Solastalgia

Facilitator: Peter Moseley

The film will look at how we need to use our imagination to create a positive, sustainable future to combat Climate Change and to cope with the upset of Solastalgia. Solastalgia, defined by Professor Glenn Albrecht is a form of mental or existential distress caused by environmental change. It is similar to nostalgia but the

£6.00 – £8.00

Nature Facilitation Training Course

Facilitator: Andy Raingold & Chloe Revill

At a glance Developing skills & experience to facilitate groups in nature Experiential learning & nature immersion Building a trusted learning community with like-minded practitioners Participants will gain Group facilitation & leadership skills with a varied toolkit of nature connection practices The confidence to grow as a facilitator through practice, support & feedback Comfort with

Frontline Folklore Film Screening with Ben Edge

Facilitator: Ben Edge

The film was shot throughout the pre-pandemic year of 2019 and therefore it is the most recent and up to date visual document exploring the rich and thriving folk cultural practices of contemporary Britain. When the artist Ben Edge accidentally stumbled across a Druid ceremony on Tower Hill in London, five years ago, he didn’t

£8.00 – £28.00

Art of Adornment

Facilitator: Kerry Wilde

At A Glance 4-part programme - Friday mornings in October Live sessions with resources and home practice Learn the Art of Adornment & feminine embodiment tools Learn practical styling tips & exploration on playing dress up Participants Will Gain A renewed sense of inner to outer beauty Style strategies that enhance your highest essence A

£60.00 – £210.00

The Art of Giving and Receiving

Facilitator: Adam Wilder

If you have ever found it hard to say yes to something you want or no to something you don’t, this is for you! What this Workshop is About Gaining skills of empowerment and communication – noticing, valuing, and trusting desires, having the courage to ask for what we want, and feeling safe enough to

£100.00

The Leader Within

Facilitator: Trevor Bentley

At A Glance Learning about yourself Daring to explore your potential to lead Being the leader you are not the leader you think you should be Finding your leadership fit Becoming the leader you are Participants Will Gain A deeper understanding of yourself An understanding of what it means to be aware A foundation for

Book Now! £180.00

Dance-Movement in Nature

Facilitator: Jemima Bennett

At a Glance A creative day in beautiful surroundings Suitable for all levels, including beginners For people 16 years and older What Participants will Gain Learn about different approaches to movement and dance Create your own original movement style and sequences in a supportive atmosphere Enjoy like-minded company and meet new friends The Shape of

£50.00

Writing the Wild Season

Facilitator: Helen Moore

At a glance Guided writing and Nature connection exercises outdoors Inspiration from other writers Free time to develop new writing styles, including poetry or prose An opportunity to share your work and receive constructive feedback from an award-winning eco-poet/writer What you will gain Embrace some nourishing time away from everyday responsibilities to develop/refresh your writing

£100.00

Weaving the Line: Vessel and Form

Facilitator: Gizella K Warburton

At a glance Develop your observational skills and personal language of mark Experiment with fibres and cloths to create ‘woven’ interpretations This tactile and engaging workshop will give you time to look outwards, and inwards What will participants gain Supportive mentoring and shared inspiration The opportunity to explore and develop different approaches to drawing The

£120.00

Japanese Embroidery

Facilitator: Jackie Hall

Japanese Embroidery (shishu in Japanese) is a hand-embroidery technique that is over 1000 years old. The exquisite designs are based on seasons and celebrations. You can find these primarily on the traditional dress of kimono and obi. This tradition was handed down through Kurenai-Kai in Japan and the Japanese Embroidery Center in Atlanta. This unique

£100.00 – £340.00

Storytelling from Life

Facilitator: Adam Fotheringham

At a glance Explore your life experience through story Sharing key stories from life and creating new narratives for ourselves Creative, playful, deep What will participants gain? Insight into our story-making nature as human beings Reflection on your own life and experience by looking at the stories you are ‘living out’ Lightly and playfully creating

£95.00

Healing the Faery Accord

Facilitator: Caitlín Matthews, John Matthews and Wil Kinghan

At a Glance A winter gathering in beautiful surroundings A deep dive into ancient wisdom traditions with experts in the field Exploring the mystery of the human-faery relationship What participants will gain Access  to a unique depth of knowledge Understanding of how to nourish our nature connection Experience of authentic ritual and celebration The Sacred

£120.00 – £390.00
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Writing our Way to Winter Solstice

Facilitator: Mary Reynolds Thompson

At a glance Write both prose and poetry that explore your relationship with darkness Celebrate the mystery and fecundity of darkness in community Receive writing prompts to engage with between classes You will gain A deeper understanding of the fertile ground of darkness Connection with others and a celebration of seasonal ritual Powerful prompts and

£95.00
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Wild Ways to Writing

Facilitator: Helen Moore

At A Glance This course includes themed writing and Nature connection assignments for you to undertake in your own time outdoors, along with short extracts from other writers to inspire you Wild writing themes include: Creative edge / threshold / boundary; Seed / bud / leaf; Song of the Earth; Tree-time; Becoming humanimal; Home/body You

£150
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Wisdom of Self-Healing Systems: Winter

Facilitator: Katherine Long

With the four seasons as our guides, we will explore the themes of new beginnings, growth, harvest, death and rebirth as part of an ongoing regenerative flow, helping to build inner and outer attunement and coherence. It is as we engage with these flows that we discover the deep wisdom inherent in Nature’s capacity for

£125 – £220

Iyengar Yoga New Year Retreat

Facilitator: Jenny-May While

Please note new dates: Friday 7 - Sunday 9 January 2022  At a glance Morning pranayama and asana to open and prepare the body and mind. Philosophy discussions and afternoon asana to inspire and energise. In-depth teaching of inversions (headstand, shoulder-stand or alternatives) and two daily sessions of deep guided relaxation to enable a sustainable

£150.00 – £400.00

Conversation that Matters with Daniel Christian Wahl, Bridget McKenzie, Justin Hopper & Lisa Shaw

Facilitator: Daniel Christian Wahl, Justin Hopper, Lisa Shaw & Bridget McKenzie

How do paintings, sculptures, songs and poems help us in the process of re-inhabitation as bio-regionally regenerative custodians'? For the impulse of the ReGeneration rising to be profound and effective, it must be full of culture and creativity. We need creative and cultural practitioners to give voice and local expression to this evolutionary impulse of healing the Earth

Free – £5.00