Nestled in a usually damp but very beautiful valley in the Brecon Beacons in Wales, is the longstanding and ever popular Green Man Festival. This is a bit of a different one for us in that we only offer henna rather than our full range of services. We are part of the Nature Nurture area, run by Soul Stretch events and it is definitely a favourite on our festival calendar. The Green Man goers are a hardy lot, and despite having to deal with rain on a regular basis, carry on re
It is always with a slightly heavy heart that we admit that summer is over, with no more festivals ahead, it is hard not to feel a little sad! However, looking back over what's been such an amazing summer, we are - again - so grateful that we can make our living in the way we do. Being part of what makes people's festivals special, adding to their memories of good times, making connections, being part of amazing productions, setting up our space - creating lots of art and the
Poppy & Perle love life on the road, especially when it involves festivals, which is where we spend most of our summers - in fields, decorating shiny, happy people! This was an exciting year for us, as although we had been working at festivals for years, this was the first summer as Poppy & Perle.
We started the season working as part of a mega team of face painters offering free face painting in the amazing Kidz Field at Glastonbury; always such a rewarding experience. A