What with shorter days and wetter weather it can be hard to leave home some days as winter sets in, which is why its great to have fun things in the diary to keep us motivated! Still plenty of beach cleans and litter picks to get involved in as well as some great DIY workshops, perfect for Christmas pressies!
Beach Cleans and Litter Picks:
Exhibitions, Workshops, Courses and Get Togethers:
A 45 minute session that will wake up mind and body. Combining active breathwork, guided meditation, mindfulness and a cold water swim, you will leave feeling alive and invigorated
Join illustrator Lucy Innes Williams for a creative painting workshop inspired by seasonal natural foraged finds
Join Your Shore Beach Rangers and Mount's Bay Marine Group for an evening of inspiring and thought-provoking ocean films
Make your own (great for Christmas Pressies!) eco plant pot with Badger & Birch
Spend an afternoon making your own Christmas prints and cards
learn the basics about turning raw sheep wool into a spun thread.
Watch documentary eco-thriller, Racing Extinction followed by a Q&A with Chris Hines, co founder of SAS
Learn how to shape and layer a paper flower and foliage to make your own special greeting cards this Christmas
Learn how to make your own bathroom beauty essentials to avoid plastic packaging
Create a beautiful plant hanger, perfect for Christmas pressies!
Join Cornwall Wildlife Trust for a day of talks and discussion concerning Cornwalls wild future
Watch ARTIFISHAL, a documentary about the devastating cost of hatcheries, fish farms and human arrogance.
Make your own unique gift wrap and gift tags using stamps and stencils
Join wildlife photographer, David Chapman for an illustrated talk on where to watch wildlife in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly
Learn how to make your own herbal vinegar tinctures to help beat winter bugs
Bringing together the work of accomplished award winning filmmakers and up and coming talent, the festival also features presentations from some of these image makers about their projects and careers
Upcycle old fabric into a useful bag for life
Come and find out more about current local and national conservation campaigns and how you can get involved
Make your own Christmas decorations using felt, buttons, sequins, pretty trims, fabric and embroidery threads.