A Dive into Hawkwood’s Vibrant Course Offerings
At Hawkwood Centre for Future Thinking, we believe that culture and creativity are the beating heart of personal growth and societal transformation. Our Culture and Creativity strand is a vibrant tapestry of courses designed to inspire, ignite curiosity, and foster connections within the realm of arts, expression, and cultural exploration.
“a vibrant tapestry of courses designed to inspire, ignite curiosity, and foster connections”
1. Artistic Expressions: Unleashing Your Inner Creativity
Embark on a journey of self-discovery through our diverse array of art courses. From painting and sculpture to mixed media and digital art, our workshops are led by skilled artists who will guide you in unlocking your creative potential.
Facilitator: Amy Cox
On this one-day course, we will be working with English rush, schoenoplectus lacustris, a beautifully soft material to weave with, as well as some locally foraged fibres, such as dandelion. We will learn some ancient techniques of cordage and plaiting…
2. Writing for Change: Finding Your Voice
Words have the power to change the world. Join our writing courses to explore the realms of poetry, storytelling, and non-fiction. Discover how to craft impactful narratives that resonate with audiences and drive positive change.
3. Performing Arts: Embodying Expression
Step onto the stage and into the spotlight with our performing arts courses. From theater and dance to improv and acting, these workshops provide a platform for self-expression, collaboration, and personal growth.
4. Mindfulness in Creativity: Nurturing the Artist Within
Creativity flourishes in a mindful space. Join our courses that blend mindfulness and creative practices. Explore the symbiotic relationship between inner awareness and artistic expression.
5. Culinary Adventures: Artistry in the Kitchen
Unleash your inner chef and explore the world of gastronomy. From cooking classes to food storytelling, our culinary courses celebrate the art and culture of food while nurturing your culinary skills.
6. Music and Sound: Harmonizing the Senses
Discover the power of sound and music to evoke emotions and tell stories. Our music courses cover a wide range of genres and instruments, allowing you to find your own melodic voice.
7. Sustainable Creativity: Art and Ecology
Merge your creativity with ecological consciousness. Join courses that explore the intersection of art and sustainability, fostering a deeper connection to nature through creative expression.
Facilitator: David Goddard
During this course you will learn how to commune with Nature through sacred drama, ancient stories, and song. By developing companionship with Nature-spirits we will enhance both land’s sacredness and our own. Then we will also be able to holistically…
Join us in celebrating the richness of culture and the boundless creativity that lies within each of us. Our Culture and Creativity courses are designed to ignite inspiration, foster connection, and cultivate personal and collective growth. Explore the full spectrum of offerings and embark on a transformative journey at Hawkwood Centre for Future Thinking.
Visit our Culture and Creativity Course Page for more details and to enrol in the courses that speak to your heart and passion.
Embark on a journey of self-discovery and transformation through culture and creativity. Let’s create, connect, and thrive together.
Written by Priscila Pabon, Hawkwood’s Digital Wizz & Curator
Born and living in the Global South, Priscila is a creator of beauty and seamlessness and works with a passionate fire that brings vitality to her work. With expansive curiosity, Priscila explores diverse cultures and indigenous lifestyles and her care for the planet is precisely done within every aspect of her work.