Covid-19 update

Due to current circumstances all craft weekends up to the end of August are cancelled.  The health of our colleagues and customers is paramount and as such we will not be taking bookings until we can be certain that everyone can enjoy the weekends with confidence over safety and health.  If you are intersted in attending one of our weekends or would like to discuss how we can make your craft weekend amazing, please register your interest and we will be in touch.  Thank you for your understanding at this time.

Luxury Crafting Weekends

Luxury glamping, countryside views, hands on clay and wood work, relaxation and new friends. What more could you want from a weekend?

Join us at The Brackenside Bell Tent Company for a weekend of traditional crafts.  Nestled in the woods just outside Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire, spend a weekend immersed in clay and wood craft.  Try your hand at wood turning, pottery painting, throwing clay & traditional Raku & Pit firing. Staying in superior bell tents with king size beds and comfortable furnishings, continental breakfast, snacks and evening meal, you won’t want go home.   

£175 per person (minimum 2 sharing) inc all crafts, breakfast, snacks and evening meals 














Example Itinerary:

Friday Evening:

Meet & greet, evening meal around the campfire.  Discuss what everyone wants from the weekend.   


Saturday Morning:

Pottery Painting, Potters Wheel and Lathe work (On a rotational basis)   


Saturday Afternoon:

Free time to explore the local woods or the quaint village of Woodhall Spa   


Saturday Evening:

Evening Meal   


Sunday Morning:

Potters Wheel, Lathe work and Raku & Pit Firing (This is using gas burners and naked flame so done on a 1:1 basis)


Ashes & Oak is a small family business working with nature to create amazing pieces.  Jo specialises in ceramics; both creating and offering clay therapy programs, Ian specialises in wood turning and Liam produces delicate turned wooden toys.

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