Spinning and Dyeing with Stella Berg

Stella Berg, herbalist and textile maker, has been spinning and dyeing yarns and making textiles for fifty years. She will talk about wild collection, cultivation and preparation of dye plants and the basics of how dyeing is done with British yarns (nettles, hemp, linen,…

Crochet with BythecrookofmyHook

Come crochet with BythecrookofmyHook and learn this amazingly versatile craft. I have been crocheting for over 30 years; taught by my older brother who learned from our neighbours – Lifespan, a commune based on self-sufficiency. These days I sell and exhibit my creations working…

Heritage Grains, Milling and Baking with Torth-y-Tir

close up of mill

As part of the Radical Bakers Team Bake-off, we will be selecting and grinding Heritage grains and there will be the option to mix this flour with a sourdough starter (there will be a choice of strains). There will be 2 sessions each day…

Raku Pottery with Julian

Raku pottery is used in traditional Japanese tea ceremonies. It is something we can do over the weekend and get startling results. On Friday you can mold your own pots, on Saturday you can glaze those pots or use ones provided, on Sunday these…

Fire pit

There will be a place for a fire that is out of the wind, and away from the stage, where acoustic musicians, singers and improvisers can play music together. Please bring singing voices, clapping hands and dancing bodies.

Shakira’s Cafe

There is a fully catered ticket option for Radical Bakers. Shakira and her crew will be serving delicious, freshly cooked and seasonal food. Shaikra says: “The main thing for me with food, apart from it tasting good, is the idea that ‘food should be…

The Baker’s Arms

Our pop-up pub is the Baker’s Arms. Serving cold drinks inc local real ale and cider, G&T and Organic wines. We have confirmed with Salopian Brewery that they can rack us off a cask or two of their Shropshire Gold before they add the…

Sunday Open Mic

On the Green Dragon Solar Stage: Sunday late afternoon after the last workshops have finished will be the Open mic and Jam Session. Open to anyone and anything! Don’t worry, positive vibes only. With tunes from a chilled DJ and a few special guests…

Camp market

spoon seller

Everyone is welcome to sell stuff in our camp market 12-2.30pm on Saturday and after the workshops on Sunday in the main stage marquee. The things you are trading must be grown, hand made by you or second hand (or otherwise compatible with our…

Radical Bakers 2018 Timetable

This is the timetable for Radical Bakers 2018 (sold out). We are a sustainable living festival with a full programme of workshops during the day and quality live music on the Green Dragon Solar Stage in the evenings. The Baker’s Arms selling local real…