Aug
4
Aug 6

Hill View Farm Creativity Festival

Imagine a weekend of creativity, inspiration and making.

LOCATION:

We are hosting a glamping retreat from the 4th to 6th August at our farm in Buckinghamshire, UK (HP27 9NU).  There is ample parking onsite, trains run from Marylebone (London), Birmingham and Oxford areas to Princes Risborough frequently. 

COST: 

The festival begins at 3pm on Friday afternoon and ends at 3pm on Sunday. Two full days of celebration.  The cost is £200 including two workshops.

WORKSHOPS:

Each attendee can choose two of the following workshops:

Kristina  @writtenincloth
( indigo dyeing )          

Katie @ceramicmagpie
( paper clay feathers )          

Janice @janiceissit_life_style
( dreamcatchers)          

Sarah @sarahnotes
( mixed media mobile making )          

Sam @prettylittleknotsco
(  macrame )

Olga @olgaprinku
( foraged wreath making )

Renee  @eastlondonknit
( knitting short rows )

Marisa  @mariwish
( design and tapestry crochet your own facecloth )

 Donna @donnasmithdesigns
( knitting colour work OR steeking)

Aoibhne @aoibheni
(beginners Tunisian Lace crochet OR Tunisian crochet Selkie Swirls )

Melody @bmandarines

(shawl knitting skills for advanced beginner knitters)

MOA @magicorganicapothecary

(making tinctures)

 

 

Complete details of each workshop will be posted later in the week, but spaces on workshops will be offered on a first booked basis. So those that book a place on the festival first, will be offered first opportunity to book workshops.

(This is not an exact depiction of our accomodation, but it is very similar)

(This is not an exact depiction of our accomodation, but it is very similar)

ACCOMODATION:

Tents and toilet & shower facilities will be provided. Although if you wish to have a private tent, you could bring your own tent to pitch amongst ours, however we do not offer any discount for this arrangement. Airbeds are provided for sleeping on, but each attendee needs to bring their own bedding or sleeping bag.

FOOD:

Meals are freshly prepared, including fruit/vegetables from our farm.

Friday: Evening meal

Saturday: Breakfast, Lunch and Evening meal.

Sunday: Breakfast and Lunch.

Water, tea and coffee as available throughout the weekend.

MARKETPLACE:

There will be a Market Place where you could purchase products from our tutors and other independent sellers and makers.

Friday:

We welcome all  guests, you have time to enjoy the peaceful surroundings and  make yourself comfortable before dinner.   Some workshops available. 

Saturday:

A day of workshops in between meals and free time to continue crafting, socialising, relaxing or take in some of the local nature walks. The Market Place will be open for you to purchase unique products and gorgeous yarn. Saturday night will be enjoyed around the campfire with BBQ and music.

Sunday: 

A morning of workshops and more time to visit the Market Place before we all say goodbye.