Howlin Mat

Howlin’ Mat is solo blues artist with a fearsome reputation for touring. He will be playing late night blues at RB2019.

Solar power and batteries

Basic low voltage DC fusing, wiring and safety for beginners. Everyone needs lights in their kitchen. This is a basic talk with hands-on demonstrations aimed at people with no experience of solar power, batteries or LEDs. Learn to test batteries using meters and indicators…

Practical Herbal Medicine with Iain Stewart – make ointments and salves

Ian ran a workshop entitled Practical Herbal Medicine at Radical Bakers Gathering 2018 and 2019. Iain will guide you through how to make a number of herbal remedies including a syrup, an ointment, a salve and a tincture. You take home everything you make….

Julian Cowderoy – electricity from heat

A lot of the wood and coal we burn goes into waste heat. Why not take the heat and convert it into electricity? This can be done with thermoelectrics. Julian will be giving a talk on generating electricity from heat. He also makes quality…

Traditional Skinning and Tanning with Scott Rewild

Scott first became interested in organic traditional tanning through the primitive skills movement in Sweden. He attended a DIY wilderness gathering skill share about 8 years ago. Staying on in Sweden and living with a small clan in the forest. He then went north…

Raku Pottery with Julian

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

Camp market

market stalls in the baker's arms

Bring your crafts, Tat, produce, preserves and starters to swap and sell in our camp market. It is from lunchtime on Saturday and after the workshops on Sunday in the Baker’s Arms marquee. We will have a limited amount of tables or you are…

Fire Pit and Acoustic Jam with Howlin’ Mat

There will be a cosy corner of the field where acoustic musicians, singers and improvisers can play music together. Please bring singing voices, clapping hands and dancing bodies to the fire pit after the main bands have finished. Hosted by Howlin’ Matt, this is…