Creative Countryside

A quarterly magazine, seasonal gatherings and a membership community for wild and wholehearted folk.

For those who strive to live more slowly, who are inspired by the first snowdrop and who walk outside in the rain. For lovers of stories, everyday adventures and local traditions. For those who opt for simplicity, appreciate ancient crafts, and celebrate the seasons.


Issue 5, AUTUMN 2018


VELVET SEASON. THE Habit of home. The folklore of a cumbrian icon. wild education. nourishing the roots of friendship. the dark side of the moon.


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Creative Countryside Community

Looking to be a part of a wild and wholehearted community?
Searching for inspiring reminders to live more slowly and seasonally?
Craving real connection?

The Creative Countryside Community offers a combination of digital resources, in person meet-ups, space to share thoughts and ideas, discounts and earlybird offers, and much more. Interested? 





City girl up until 2010, Chelsea sought a better quality of living and moved to North East Wales. She runs the Loving Life in Wellies Blog., documenting her country ways with a focus on outdoor adventure. 

Chelsea runs sessions on mindfulness at the Creative Countryside gatherings, and plans to move to a tiny home in the very near future!

Find her on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.


Winter Solstice Celebration

Tuesday 11th December, 12noon - 7pm

  • Hot spiced drinks on arrival

  • A workshop to create your own festive Tudor bough decoration

  • Yule reflections and rituals

  • A 3 course seasonal solstice feast

You also have the option to add accommodation when purchasing your ticket, however rooms are very limited.




Sign up for monthly Seasonal inspiration

We love stories and folklore, adventures in nature & seasonal celebrations. Sound like you too? Join like-minded folk and become a part of the free newsletter community today. We'll send you a free 46-page seasonal living e-book, a digital mini-magazine four times a year, & monthly(ish) newsletters, including exclusive updates on our printed magazine and seasonal gatherings.

We'd love to have you join us. Are you in?