The Idler Academy 

 of Philosophy, Husbandry and Merriment 

Recently added Live Courses

Taxidermy Masterclass with Suzette Field

1 Jul | Arts & Crafts

All it takes to learn to stuff your own animals is a little basic knowledge and a creative imagination. Today you will go home with your own stuffed mole. Think Wind in the Willows.Read more

Transform Your Handwriting

4 Oct - 15 Nov | Arts & Crafts

Do you feel your handwriting needs improving? Would  you like to write beautifully, more legibly or neater at speed? This practical course will give you the tools you need…. Read more

Recently added Online Courses

How to write a poem with Clare Pollard

Online | Literature

Learn the tools and techniques to start writing your own poetry. This six-part course explores the style, structure and history of classic poetic forms, from ballads to sonnets…. Read more

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How to Build Your Own Utopia with David Bramwell

Online | Online course

Journey through the history of Utopia, visit some of the most fascinating utopian experiments of the modern age, from Christiania to Damanhur, and learn how you can bring utopian thinking into your everyday life…. Read more

Recently added Events & Talks

Idler Summer Concert

17 Jul | Music

Join the Idler Choir and Danny Wootton’s Ukulele Ensemble for a free evening of music and merriment…. Read more

Recently added Courses and Classes

Idler Summer Concert

17 Jul | Music

Join the Idler Choir and Danny Wootton’s Ukulele Ensemble for a free evening of music and merriment…. Read more

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