Spinney Hollow

Expect craft, waggons, a canvas and pole structure explosion, proper job craftsmen and women, interactive high energy workshops, fireside entertainment, interactive games, wild food and a big helping of FUN at Spinney Hollow for Camp Bestival. Wild Banquets
The Wild Banquet Table is back this year with us. We invite you enjoy learning about and sampling wild venison and an array of seasonal and foraged food with your chef and wild food expert Jamie Corry from the Wild Bushcraft Company. Proper Job Craft Village Workshops
The Spinney Hollow Woodland Workshops are back with a bang with our usual mix of sword making, magic wand turning, dagger assembling and puppets and much much more. The team of skilled creatives who love "a bit of banter" can't wait to bring you the best of their workshops in rural hands on woody craft this year Are you a wizard, knight or a ninja? That is really the only question! Bookings for the whole of the weekend's 1-2-1 workshops will be taken on Friday morning of the festival at 9am. And again we are bringing our much loved friends and their incredible hands on family workshops: Al Fresco Forge: Craftsman Mark is back with his dramatic drop forge and their 'Proper Job' shield making workshops. Axe and Paddle Bushcraft: Spoon carving, bow making and much more with the wonderful Steve and friends. Copse work: Hazel and willow pirate boat workshops with one of Hampshire’s finest hedge layers Andy Burnie! Wyldwood Willow: The willow queen is back with her amazing weaving workshops for all ages. Green Magpie: The lovely team of Jo and Lou are returning with her beautiful bunting, tutus and crafty magic. Badger Press: Got something pressing to Say? Then print it on their fantastic old Skool printing press. Emma Mountain Felt: NEW FOR 2017 Em is joining us with her felt creations - from Felty accessories to Felt Fox Ears - oh yes ... Make your own ears!! Oak Clan Forge: One of the most brilliant workshops in the south, Simon lives and works as a blacksmith in his horse drawn waggon and has developed a fantastic family workshop to entice you into Iron Age forgery. Amy Macrame: The renaissance of Macrame upon us and allow the leader of the pack Amy to entice you into the addictive and brilliant world of macramé. image The Fireside Sessions
Join the team around the fire in the evenings with a mix of musical jamoborees, interactive storytelling, tom foolery and fool tommery. image
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