Wellbeing through Hobbies & Skills

Studies have shown that having a hobby can help improve your mental health and the taking part in activities leads to increased wellbeing.  Besides relieving stress and anxiety there are many other benefits to incorporating creative pastimes into our lifestyles. Creative hobbies are a great way to learn a new skill and get out of your comfort zone.  They can also help you keep a calmer mind and allow you to practice the art of mindfulness.


Join our Koppany Pines Photo Club.  Weekly challenges and hints and tips on how to improve you.r photography skills.  The group is both online and group meets will be held in the Spring, Summer and Autumn.

Painting Workshop

Join Annerie Mol for a nature painting workshop. More details to follow.

Artisan Crafts & Skills

We will bring your workshops from hurdle-making, whittling, jam making to bread-making and soap making hosted by people willing to share their talent.

Entomoligist Talks

Bugs, insects & butterfly species have evolved undisturbed in our nature park.  Come and listen to our expert chat, learn how to build a bug hotel and be fascinated.

  Do you have a traditional skill, craft, or a hobby to share?

Could you teach your craft or skill as a workshop?

Would you like to earn some money, meet new people?

We are looking for people such as:

Cooks, Artists, Candle-maker, Weavers, Foragers,  Gardeners,  Musicians, Florists,  Carvers, Storytellers and other artisan crafts!  

We would love to hear from you to see if you would like to share some of your knowledge, passion and enthusiasm, skills  and crafts, we would offer the platform and venue providing you the opportunity to educate and enthrall.  We hope to expand to inspire younger generations to lead a more sustainable, self-sufficient and meaningful lifestyle. It could lead someone into a craft, trade or useful life skill and hobby.  It could work to reignite a cultural set of traditional values, such as ‘Make Do and Mend’ and ‘Grow your Own’ that exist in these rural hungarian villages.