Kinship 2021: a review

(main image description: in a clear winter blue sky, a single black Shag seabird flies from the distance from left to right) Firstly, I’d like to express some thanks: to all the participants (especially the wet-weather kind!); to local workshop hosts (Bristol, Hebden Bridge and Abercych); to the lands: Epping Forest, Ashton Court grounds, Upper…

ROUND-UP: Abercych 2021

(main image description: two black rooks perch one directly above the other in a sparsely leafed tree with a blanket rain-filled light grey cloud in the background. The rooks, wings folded, with characteristic bare skin between eyes and bill, face in opposite directions, but look off towards the left) This week together was a very…

ROUND-UP: Hebden Bridge 2021

(main image description: two white skinned bare feet surrounded by torrents of iron-brown river water just after a downpour, rushing and splashing past them. The water (at mid-calf depth) is traveling so fast from behind that is reveals both feet from ankles to toes) Just a brief summary in photos of a very wet weekend…

ROUND-UP: Bristol 2021

(image description: a white-skinned woman with eyes closed stands and a seated white-skinned man witnesses her, on the edge of the shadow of an oak tree with long grass and a blue sky in the background. Two figures are walking in the distance along the horizon) Some brief memories from Bristol in June: We were…

ROUND-UP: Epping Forest 2021

(image description: two figures surrounded by holly and beech trees, dressed in a red coat and a turquoise coat. The red-coated figure stands and witnesses the seated turquoise-coated figure next to her. Underneath them the forest floor is littered with orange and brown leaves and debris.) Epping Forest is such a welcoming place – so…

ROUND-UP: Kinship@Home 2021

(image description: a low sun lit meadow of long grass, buttercups and small blue flowers with purple foliage, surrounded by a distant tree line) We have been developing some online material since November 2020 to offer Kinship work to companies and organisations in order to inspire generative relations to nature. So this very much helped…

KINSHIP WORKSHOP 2021 PROGRAMME

(Image description: Four hazel-brown coloured ponies stand in a green field with a hedgerow and cloudy skies in the background, three ponies gaze towards facilitator Tom sitting in front of them facing toward the camera but turning back to look at them, the fourth pony is grazing towards the back of the picture. Tom is…