Workshops and Activities at Radical Bakers 2018

This is an up-to-date list of workshops for Radical Bakers 2018. Click the workshop titles for more details. Click here for a complete list of workshops. Plus: Team Bake-Off, camp market, fire pit, djs and live music on the Green Dragon solar powered stage….

Team Bake-off

Gather your wits for the Team Bake-off. The limit is your imagination, the rules fluid, the judging kind. The weekend starts with a Friday evening team-building session. Workshop providers have been volunteered to organise bake-off teams or you can just start your own. Teams…

Textiles with Julie Henderson

julie talking to people in the textiles tent

The Textiles tent is a calm yet busy space inside a lovely, white canvas marquee. Julie and Sally will be providing support, advice and sewing skills to upcycle textiles and fabric throughout Radical Bakers, concentrating on what you need for low impact living. Come…

Nutrition with Isy Morgenmuffel

Isy cooking nutrition

One of the keynote talks will be on Nutrition. Isy will be demystifying nutritional science (e.g. fats, digestion, blood sugar), and giving ideas for developing a healthy relationship with food. A chance to ask questions and discuss practical solutions for improving how we eat….

Home Brewing with Scott Rewild

wild cafty brewing scott and son

Brewing is one of the oldest crafts known to humans. The age-honoured hobby of making wines and beers from fruits, vegetables, flowers, grains, honey or herbs. Home Brewing has never been easier. Learn to make drinks with pure and high quality ingredients. You can…

Soil Building and Biochar with Ed Revill

ed revill giving his talk on biochar and soil carbon to an audience of 30 people in a field

We are increasing food production, whilst expecting ever cheaper food. Intensive farming is causing alarming rates of soil erosion and climate change. Ed Revill’s workshop on Biochar and soil building aims to understand and explore a path back to living within the Earth’s capacity…

Willow-be-Hooked

Willow Be-Hooked help you make your own willow creation – something for your home or garden or a present for a friend. Make anything from a Lantern or obelisk to a dream catcher or bird-feeder. The workshops are suitable for all ages and they…

Colds and Flu Remedies with Iain Stewart

For anyone who wants to become more confident in treating either themselves or their children through common illnesses … before going to see the doctor. This workshop will provide tried and tested, easy and practical ways to manage coughs, colds and fevers, with lots…

Green Woodworking with Mike Craig

Mike Craig will be giving us a general introduction to the basic skills used in green woodwork. He will encourage you to see the woodland ecology through a woodsmith’s eyes. Tree selection and sustainable timber use will be discussed as will the connections between…

Preserving Food

The Fermenter’s corner will have a few talks and a comfy place to sit. Bring your preserves to swap and sell. When the camp market is on, it becomes a display area for people who want to sell their produce. Tammi will giving examples…