Emerson Summer School 2021

Course Availability: Short Courses and Workshops

We are delighted to announce our New Summer School Programme

EmersonSummerSchool

Nourishing Connection

Cultivating joy through creative connection with nature, art and one another

Our Summer School is an enlivening summer programme of residential courses designed to nourish connection through artistic and nature-based teachings and activities.  The programme will run from 18th July to 27th August and will include a series of one-week courses and Lifeways (25 – 31st July) as well as evening activities, walks and talks.

Each one-week course follows the same daily rhythms and teaching times and is based on a theme related to ‘Nourishing Connection’. 

Programme Overview

Dates

Courses

Facilitator

Booking Links

18-23 Jul

Enough is Enough - Storytelling

Explore, through myth, ways to deepen our connection and strengthen our love for Nature. View Course

Stella Kassimati & Giovanna Conforto

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Nature as our Teacher - Nature Connection

Enjoy a unique interweaving of meditation, movement, song, games and nature-based skills such as fire-making and foraging. View Course

Michael & Ellie Fuller

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25-31 July

Lifeways - 'Bridging the River'

See Lifeways page for details

 

Break

8-13 Aug

Through Me, the Beauty of Nature Reappears in my Artistic Work 1 - Drawing

Discover the landscape where heaven and earth meet, where light and air create atmosphere, where trees and plants and clouds catch our eyes. View Course

Martin Gutjahr

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15-20 Aug

Through Me, the Beauty of Nature Reappears in my Artistic Work 2 - Painting

Explore the colours around us, the colours in nature.  Experience the landscape and ourselves in that landscape. View Course

Martin Gutjahr

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Wild Foods & Deep Connection - Foraging with Fergus

Enjoy a truly immersive experience exploring nature-based connection through the ancient art and craft of foraging. View Course

Fergus Drennan (AKA Fergus The Forager) 

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22-27 Aug

The Nature of this Moment - Storytelling & sensing

Our world is changing faster than ever. As the Human race, races forward, are we leaving the 'Human' behind? Explore the nature of what it means to be truly connected. View Course

Roi Gal-or

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Working with Wood - Woodcrafts

Connect with and explore the warmth, beauty and satisfaction of crafting things from wood. View Course

Chris Stott

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Teaching times for all courses:

  • Arrival on Sunday between 5 and 6pm, followed by supper at 6.15pm
  • First teaching session: Sunday, 7.30 – 9pm
  • Monday – Thursday 9.00-12.30, 2.30-5pm
  • Friday 9.00-12.30, followed by lunch and departure
  • Prices and bookings for each module: 

  • Tuition fee with full board in single room £736 
  • Tuition fee with full board with camping – bring your own tent £581
  • Tuition fee with lunch & welcome supper £464 

ClICK HERE FOR FULL DESCRIPTIONS ALL OF OUR SUMMER SCHOOL COURSES