I am at home with the spirit of nature, content amidst the trees and grasses, the flowers, moon and stars. This affinity fuels my writing, it is the source of my novel ‘The Earth Changes’, also the sequel I am currently writing. It is present in my magazine articles and blogs.
Lindsay is a therapist, mother, druid, poet and teacher. She takes her inspiration from the many faces of the Goddess, the voices of the forest and the process of renewal in the land and in people.
Saffia is a mother of three and editor of Juno, a magazine which focuses on a natural approach to family life. Saffia is inspired by Nature and silence, and aims always to trust and follow her instincts.
My home is Ryde, Isle of Wight. I paint in oils, enjoying the flow of the shapes and colours that emerge. In life, I am inspired by the expanding circles of connections that are created when we follow our heart.
Trained in yoga, feng shui and energy awareness, natalie is passionate about bringing people the energy they need for positive change. Personal consultations, empowerment tours, writing and workshops. Info and free resources.
‘Fairiewood Art’ is Devon-based artist Cherry Ferris, who is inspired by colour, nature and the magic of the land. Cherry enjoys experimenting with all mediums and anything that glitters and shines. See more of Cherry’s Art on Facebook
Paul has lived in Glastonbury for nine years where he is Archivist at Chalice Well Trust and Editor of their journal. In 2009 he edited and co-wrote ‘Chalice Well – Story of a Living Sanctuary’. He is also an Esoteric Soul Healer.
Rose is a poet-Priestess of Avalon and Ceremonialist at the Goddess Conference, Glastonbury. Her latest collection of poetry is Mother of Pearl (published by PSAvalon) full of wonderful women: healers, hags, mothers, daughters – combined with a deep sense of Gaia in crisis.
Carol is a storyteller, storymaker and storywriter, and lives in the Welsh Marches with her children. She creates magical story circles and story workshops to explore care for ourselves, for our communities, and for the Earth
Alex paints about being a woman – a journey to find the Source of a woman’s power, the feminine spirit, which thrived in the more female oriented cultures, only to be superseded by the patriarchal way of life. She wonders how women can retain the true nature of their gender while navigating our masculine driven world.
Danu has been a Celtic Wisewoman and Shaman for over 20 years. A distinguished magical teacher, she has published three books: ‘Nature Spirits’, ‘Celtic Tree Magic’ and ‘The Druid Shaman’.
As a watercolour artist and felt-maker I find inspiration from my cottage garden and local countryside. I love experimenting with colour and texture in my work. You can find out more on the links below:
A singer, voice coach, shamanic practitioner, healer, and workshop facilitator with a flair for bringing people to the essence of things. “I love pure voices, prayer, Raag, Flamenco, all music which comes straight from the heart”.
Abstract colour works and textile art inspired by my relationship to landscape, nature and mythology. Using creativity to explore and express the journey of the soul.
I long to live close to wild nature. I love to draw, paint, dance and write and like collecting and using natural materials in my paintings.
Maren Freeland lives close to the earth at Landmatters Permaculture community and set up UNTAMED social enterprise which seeks to counteract modern society’s widespread “disconnection disease” by offering nature connection experiences for women, children and families.
I share poems as often as I can with my writing sisters, for healing and for love. ‘My poems know more than I do/they breathe a truer air.’
Still Somehow Photography. A great lover of Nature, Nicky can often be found, camera in hand, exploring the wonders of her home valleys, the Cotswolds. She hopes her photographs may inspire people to engage with Nature and protect it.
I have been drawing since I was 5 and painting properly since I was 23 when I learnt a technique I still use today called ‘Soulscapes’, revealing images from the unconscious.
I work as a developer of people. I dance as an explorer. I practise yoga and meditation as a peacemaker. I write as a seeker. I hold my family as a mother, daughter, partner, sister, friend, homemaker, healer.
A poet, singer and lover of Nature, I seek out green spaces whenever I can and try to capture the feeling the natural world gives me in words and song, in order to honour and express the joy it gives me.
I am a daydreamer, an artist, a resident of the earth. I am passionate about sustainability and our Earth Mother. I write, take pictures, illustrate and teach Forest School. I am an adventurer and explorer of art and life.
Sandy and Pat are long time friends who live in Brighton. They share a love of communing with the elements, swimming in the sea and river and celebrating seasonal rituals (with a lovely women’s group) in all weathers. Sandy is a focusing-orientated psychotherapist and life-coach working with a deep regard for our unique inner natures. Pat is a grandmother, allotmenteer, storyteller and leader of guided walks. She has written poems, stories and “20 Sussex Walks” (Snake River Press)
With a passion for painting since school, I have focused in recent years on ancient trees, Quercus is an allegorical painting, containing symbols with personal meaning and wider conversations about the interaction between humans and the planet we call home.
Nature lover, photographer and artist living in the depths of rural Dorset. Through my work I seek to capture the true spirit of the land and encourage others to immerse themselves more deeply in the healing powers of Mother Nature.
Sixty-plus years of living in Scotland, sixty-plus years of loving the land, trying to express my feelings through words, art and song.
Artist, Illustrator & Children's Author. Atmospheric, mystical, colourful landscapes. “With a passion for walking, a love of the hills and calling of the sea I’m never short of inspiration”. Love my VW camper Freddy and my dog Bruno. Vegan.
Decorative artist, maker, grower, Emma holds workshops for adults with special needs, teaches Robin Hood style felting, cannot keep her hands off the earth, finds herself smiling while weeding, is beginning to commune with trees, and loves to dance.
See Edwards-Goose, Suzi
Supports women in finding and following their passion so that they can make a true difference in the world. She is a coach, writer, speaker and workshop facilitator.
Photographer, Digital Artist, Healer, Facilitator. With photographs I am merely capturing the energy that has called me and made me smile; and smiles are for sharing.
Mark is a Druid, astrologer and ecologist. He manages nature reserves, woodlands and wildlife sites and is a director of the Nature Reserve Burial company. The company runs Sunrising Natural Burial Ground in Warwickshire.
Led by her love of the stars, Joanna offers clients guidance at life’s thresholds, opening the way to self- empowerment and healing, helping others to lead a more authentic and magical life.
Ruth Gray is a mixed media artist based in Derbyshire. The subjects that really inspire her have a sense of history; townscapes, or landscapes, rolling skies and hidden corners. She loves the moods of nature and the weather and seasons.
Living life creatively gives me a sense of being. The Arts and Tai Chi are my creative mediums, inquisitiveness and curiosity my friend. With nature in mind I am growing, recycling, amassing alternative energies – taking responsibility for my place on earth.
Artist and Mother, capturing the essence of our natural world and sharing that love through paint, stitch and words. It’s all about the light, the ephemeral, water, trees, togetherness, wild spaces, and ‘magic’.
I am co-creator of ‘Wild Medicine Flower Essences’. I share this beautiful work on retreats run with Glennie Kindred and Sophie Knock. I am also the proprietor of ‘Wild Rose Bakery’ for heavenly cakes.
A writer, artist and teacher of expressive dance based in Derbyshire. She also works with labyrinths and has a long term relationship with Crete where she now has a second home, writes and runs courses.
Passionate about connecting with nature and the Spirit Beings that reside in the unseen realms. I tune into nature to receive guidance from Devas and try to capture the spirit of the beautiful world we live in through my paintings.
Paul has passionately researched the science and spirituality of Yews since 1991. He is a co-founder member of the Ancient Yew Group.
Rosemary is a person centred therapist, Reiki healer and earth activist who feels called to honour the wise ancestors who conceived the stone circles and other megalithic monuments Britin is so richly endowed with, who must have seen this earth as a living entity.
Author of Brunt Boggart: A Tapestry of Tales (Pushkin) and Mandrake Petals and Scattered Feathers: Tales from the Forest and Beyond (Hawkwood)
Born in the beautiful Forest of Dean, I am at my happiest in wild woods and wild water. I’m a passionate vegan and deeply committed to extending our circle of compassion to the whole Web of Life.
Priestess of Avalon, Resident Artist at the Goddess Temple in Glastonbury and Temple Dancer. She is blessed to live in the Avebury Landscape and surrounding crop circles (available as tour guide of circles ancient and seasonal!)
Mine is an intuitive quest, exploring the still point and the dance, to connect with the pulse of the earth. A pilgrimage to Source, a prayer to the Beauty of Creation and medicine for the Soul.
Joanna’s first collection ‘Billack’s Bones’ was published by RIALTO in 2007: available from inpressbooks.co.uk. She’s currently completing ‘Hurricane Season’, a New Writing Partnership travelogue/biography/meditation about the Florida Keys.
My work is inspired not only by my metaphysical beliefs, but also by my love of the Cornish myths, legends, and the magical landscapes that I am lucky enough to be surrounded by.
Susan Elizabeth Hale is an internationally renowned music therapist and author. She is the creator of Earth Day - Sing for the Trees, an annual global event every April 22nd. Her latest book is Emma Oliver and the Song of Creation.
I live in a beautiful glen in southwest Scotland. I am a poet, artist, mindfulness teacher and rite of passages guide. My audio talks and meditations can be found on my teacher's page at:
Polly Hall is a writer, poet and emerging artist. Her award- winning debut gothic horror novel, The Taxidermist's Lover (2020), is set on the Somerset Levels. She is interested in poetry, film, podcasting, meditation and sacred spaces.
I love to write. It reconnects me to who I am beyond what everyone wants me to be. This, the free-spirited, the wild beauty of earth and the wise women who wrote before me sustain and heal me.
Helen Hallows is based in the heart of the UK - her colourful, uplifting art is inspired by the seasons. Helen’s superpower is nurturing creativity - she shares her passion for creativity, teaching in person and online.
Sarah is inspired by the natural world, which is healing and life affirming to her, whether it is in her garden or the surrounding countryside. Sharing these magical moments through painting, photography and printmaking is her spiritual path.
An environmental educator at the Sustainability Centre for 20 years, I live in a Hampshire valley under tall Beech trees. My love of nature calls me to paint the mysterious, magical places and plants that I love.
Druid, organic gardener, naturopath and wildlife photographer for many years. Part of the network of the Living Spirit that invests in all life. Living by the Druid Triads and the Ravens Rede.
An artist who enjoys painting and working with wood, antler and bone. A seeker, inspired by nature and the elements, the wild places, the ancestors and the edges.
Dwelling in misty loughed Fermanagh, the seasons wear their colours proudly, delighting the eye, ear and hand. Ivory coloured whoopers wend their talkative way to damp, reedy lough shores; badgers display their smart rural pinstripes. A hand weaver’s paradise.
Jane is a piano teacher who lives in Congleton, Cheshire. She also writes poetry, often inspired by nature and also by the Druid path she follows. Other interests include playing the Celtic harp, country walks and veggie cooking.
Maddy Harland is the editor and co-founder of Permaculture Magazine: Earth care, people care, future care.
Tim is the publishing director of Permanent Publications and is founding editor of Permaculture Magazine. He lives, loves and gardens on the South Downs in Hampshire.
Louise lives in Ireland where she fills her time with family life, human rights work and sustains her soul with time in nature and quilt making. She is interested in marking life’s events in personal and uniquely crafted gatherings.
I am a printmaker inspired by the landscape, its mythology and inhabitants, human and animal, real and imadginary.
My art is inspired by nature and my connection with her. She is always a mystery, always leading me forward. Sometimes I lose my sense of connection and it is through my art that I find my way.
I’ve been a passionate Biodynamic gardener at Weleda for over 20 years and have come to love and respect our sacred soil more and more with each passing year.
Fiona is a green witch, herbalist, wanderer of the fields and hedgerows, living and working in Dorset. She runs workshops and apprenticeships with her fellow herbalist and witch sister, Karen, as Sensory Solutions, touring festivals as Witch Theatre, spreading the herbal word.
Woodworker, photographer and green woodwork teacher living on Dartmoor
My artwork is illustrative, colourful and influenced by dreams, folktales, nature, a word, phrase or a stunning moment in time. My illustrations do not take themselves too seriously, but instead have a slightly surreal, fantastical or humorous quality.
Through my drawings and paintings I find myself capturing that ‘Something Else’ from Nature, the Elements, Moon, Sun, Planets, Seasons, and other Magical Beings who might just want to pop in!
Meggie works as a translator, lecturer and writer. She has published poems in Goddess Pages, Earth Love Poetry Magazine and Phoenix. Her poetry tried to capture the emotional and spiritual connection with times and places.
I am an artist and an oracle and tarot creator. My artwork was used for 'Red Seeds Oracle Trilogy'. In lockdown I created artwork to form 'The Red Seeds Tarot’ which was released on the Autumn Equinox in 2021.
Bob Hillary is a folk singer-songwriter and beekeeper who makes music that is earthy, soulful & simple. His songs have a message of ‘Simplification’ and ‘Back to Roots’ running strongly through them. You can check out his music & writings on his website.
Carolyn Hillyer is a writer, musician, artist and workshop teacher during the last 30 years. She lives in the heart of high hills and wild moors which directly spill into everything she creates. More details and programme from her website.
I am an embroiderer, artist, and maker; moved and inspired by our connection to the Earth.
In my garden, below the Studio, (which has a fully equipped kitchen and sleeps 6-8 people), is a beautiful, circular timber and cob building that seats 12 people. Both are available to hire. Whoofers welcome.
Vici Hoban Read is a writer, musician, songwriter, early childhood music practitioner and Forest School leader. She runs NatureJam, outdoor nature-led music sessions for young children, in Surrey.
Landscape architect and witch. Dances with Mother Earth and all her different faces. Gets inspiration from riding in the wild beech forest. Enchanted by labyrinths. Creates magic and world peace with her knitting needles. Holds Moon circles and workshops.
For the past thirty years I have created opportunities for psychic and spiritual growth facilitating workshops developing our links with vibrational support networks, Nature Spirits and the healing energy of the Earth.
Ever since she could pick up a pencil Deborah has had a passion for drawing and painting. Deborah is a self-taught artist heavily influenced by the natural world. Celtic Myths and Legends, particularly those surrounding trees, are a valued inspiration.
Druid teacher, woodturner, astrologer, tarot reader & teacher.
I enjoy capturing moments spontaneously on my camera when out walking with my dogs. I take these moments home with me and either paint or print the mood that flows from there. I am based in Ceredigion.
I am a mixed media painter using among other things, watercolour, spray paint, oil paint, pastels and collage. Often all on the same painting! My pictures have a strong sense of place. And that place is currently Somerset.
Nature lover, photographer and artist living in the depths of rural Dorset. Inspired by the sheer beauty of nature and the landscape around me, I endeavour to capture the very essence and fragility of our natural world through my images.
You’ll find Jules in her caravan oftentimes, a novice Crone, creating all manner of stuff – daubing and patching, harping and trilling, moulding and chiselling, sparking and dreaming. The coffee is on, door’s open...
I am an Ayurvedic and natural health coach. I find joy and wellbeing in nature, and the simple things in life. I love to create illustrations with watercolour at :
Elsa Houghton grew up in Rotterdam where she studied Fine Art. She settled in the Midlands after meeting her (now) husband on a student exchange with Stourbridge Art College. A great love for landscape and trees is evident in the images she creates.
My therapy work as a Homeopath was the start of a healing journey, which led me to love the ancient sites of Ilkley Moor where I live. My special range of essences draws deeply on these flower and vibrational energies
Tess Howell is founder of Wild Moves outdoor dance events and also leads online courses and programs. She is an artist and weaver of wild words and loves creating spaces that call forth our full aliveness.
A herbalist who runs the School of Intuitive Herbalism from a beautiful Apothecary at Ruskin Mill near Stroud. His passion is in opening people’s awareness to plant wisdom and witnessing the catalytic healing that unfolds from these human-plant relationships.
Inspiration comes from elemental moments in wild spaces and quiet moments in my garden. These visual triggers find a life of their own through the action of working paint on canvas and become a trace memory of time, place and feeling.
Joseph specialises in Photography and Natural Perfumery. He is also a qualified Chinese Herbalist and Acupuncturist.
Flora IkiGaia is inspired by the spirited natural world, permaculture, interconnectedness, and the magic of plants, fungi and mystical beings. Her wild wish is to inspire people to reconnect with nature and themselves.