WORKSHOPS & TALKS at THE SPIRIT OF AWEN CAMP 2019.
SOME OF THE AMAZING TALENTED PEOPLE WE HAVE FOR 2019... First Swirlings.... BUT WATCH THIS SPACE MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED..........
Professor Ronald Hutton
It is with great pleasure that we are welcoming back this wonderful man to the Spirit of Awen. (TOPIC OF TALK TO BE CONFIRMED) This will be an evening talk in the Cafe from 7.30pm after the opening Ritual on the Weds 31st of July...Do not miss out... NOT TO BE MISSED....
Adrian Rooke TBC
We are so pleased to Welcome Adrian to Awen. This amazingly knowledgeable and special man will be sharing his love of all things Craft, Magical and Spiritual. Adrian will be offering a variety of workshops over the camp which will focus on Ancestral Divination and tree lore amongst so many other things.... Not to be missed!
Nic Kalnins - Shamanic Bronze
I can not tell you all how excited I am about the very talented Nic Kalnins joining us for this years Awen. So if you have Ever wanted to know about the Magic and Alchemy of casting bronze axes, blades and other items.. Look no further...
Nik will be holding work shops to demonstrate and share his extensive knowledge of Bronze Age craftsmanship. There will also be an opportunity for those who would like to cast their own Axe or blade.. Please know there will be a charge of £20-£30 for the bronze and you will then finish and polish your item after casting. If you wish Nic to complete your casting there will be a further charge.... This is a very special opportunity and I dont know about you lot but I could be some time on this one!!!.....
Suzi Elen Edwards & Tim Gwyn Clay
I am so please that we have these two wonderfully talented people joining us at this years camp. Together they will be setting up and offering ritual sacred Temple space dedicated to the God & the Goddess. Suzi will also be offering workshops on sacred ritual Tattooing, which will include an opportunity to experience henna body tattooing... this is a fantastic offer from an exceptional artist and an experienced traditional ritual Tattoo artist...I CANT WAIT....
Oh My... We are sooo pleased to announce that the wonderful Sue Matthews will be joining us at Awen this year.. She will be bringing her pop-up Healing area for us to utilise along with the magical Healing Garden.... So very Special and so very magical....
So pleased to announce that this most talent healer, herbalist and crafts woman will be joining us again at this years Awen. Ali will be giving a talk on The Root Medicine of native Roots and the Magic & Medicine of Native Roots, with a focus on the Guardians of the Gate -Herbs & the Underworld....... Wowwww is all I have to say!!...Oh.. and don't forget that Ali will also have her epic Lotions, potions & unique leather & fabric Crafts stall, so don't forget to bring your spends
The resident Awen Blacksmith will be joining us again this year.... more info to follow....
The Amazingly talented June is going to be offering Sacred Body Painting.... Oh Yes you heard correctly.... so let your imaginations go wild and allow yourselves to experience transform and the ability to shape shift..... MAGICAL......
We are very lucky to be able to introduce experienced practitioner Julie, who will be offering group drumming and journeying workshops at this years camp which will call on shamanic practices... So open up your minds and experience the journey in a safe and controlled way with the knowledge that you are guided and protected by this amazing woman...
Pam & Doug Pinkerton :
The AWEN DROP-IN
Are you new to Awen, to camps in general & even to paganism? Are you camping on your own and unsure of whats what & who is who.. then look no further... These rather special and magical individuals will be there to guide, answer questions, introduce you to and generally point you in the right direction.....Pam & Doug will be facilitating the Awen Drop-In For all of the above and much much more.... I absolutely know they are looking forward to welcoming all of you....
Floki & Bjorn's
You've been waiting all year for this..TRUST US!!!....
Join us in the Magical Cafe Fey, Enjoy the music, the Company, Dance and Sing the night away and YES..Enjoy the Cocktails...
Like a VIKING.......
Gemma's workshop will be a fantastic opportunity to experience and find out how to explore potential past lives through Dowsing. An experienced Tarot reader Gemma will also be offering 1-2-1 readings....
Trevor & Stephanie Hubbard
Spirit of Awen Morris Side,
Lovingly known as 'Badgers Moon'
Phil Woodward-Tong, Darryl Cunnington,
Yes you read right.... The Spirit of Awen is pleased to announce its own Morris Side to which you are cordially invited to join, participate, enjoy and genuinely have fun with. So bring your instruments, your soft shoe shuffles, stick waving and or hanky flinging aspirations, and join the madness and mayhem as part of the Spirit of Awen Morris side.
Susie Sutcliffe TBC
We are very fortunate to have this wonderful lady who is a fantastic healer as well. Susie will be offering Reflexology & healing and Mindful Meditation relaxation sessions.
Madeleine Harwood TBC
A stunning voice, composer and beautiful person, so we are so pleased to welcome back Maddie, who will be offering two workshops to put together a communal Ancestors chant with you all which you will all then open the proceedings for the Legendary Lammas Picnic.... Soooooo EXCITING...
Fox Flute & Andrea Bowles:
Once again we are blessed to have both Fox and Andrea at this years Spirit of Awen. It should, of coarse not be forgotten that these two are the King and Queen of all things sharp and pointy!! Archery, Axe & Spear throwing to name but a few... if you've always wanted to but never had the chance... well perhaps now is your chance... great fun in a safe environment with very experienced and professional teachers.
Wild Woman extraordinaire, Ronnie will be holding the drumming circle and offering healing with her unique attuning Quartz Crystal bowls.
Phil & Vanessa Woodward-Tong TBC
Join Phil & Ness on the Thursday Evening for a ritual to honour and venerate our Ancestors. Join them to bear witness to the stories of our collective beloved dead, both recent departed and those who left this world many generations ago. Let us create space to witness each other's stories and devotions, as we send our love and allow our voices to drift across the years to reach those who paved the way for us to live our lives in freedom and joy
THE LAMMAS PICNIC
Join us for this years fabulous Lammas Picnic
A magical Gathering where we will all sit in circle with friends, family, community & tribe, bring food to share, celebrate the seasons blessing of the three realms, the Gods, the Spirits of place & Ancestors.
Bring your instruments, your voices, offer a poem, a story a song.....Channel your inner Bard at this Gorsedd of Awen
It is a spectacle, it is momentous , it is a truly magical gathering that is not to be missed.
This years Feast will be held in the evening of Friday
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