The Idler Academy 

 of Philosophy, Husbandry and Merriment 

Recently added Live Courses

CLASS: Festival Fabulous Crafting

5 May - 23 Jun | Arts & Crafts

A series of fabulous evenings where you will make friends, upgrade your crafting skills and come away with gorgeous embellishments for a summer of gardens and festivals…. Read more

COURSE: Foraging and Psychology Weekend

14 Aug - 16 Aug | Philosophy

FEED YOUR MIND and body on the Idler Academy’s Foraging and Psychology weekend. Over the course of a summer weekend, you will learn how to forage seaweeds and shell fish as well leaves and berries…. Read more

Recently added Online Courses

Recently added Events & Talks

Memory Masterclass

27 May

A Demonstration, interactive talk and book signing by eight times world memory champion and Guinness World Record Holder, Dominic O’Brien, teaching his system for memorising names and faces, facts and figures, lists,

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