Idle Women is an arts and social justice project that creates vibrant and adventurous spaces with women and girls in places where they are least imagined.
Marking our fifth anniversary, we have published ‘Idle Women on the Water’, a graphic novel by Candice Purwin
When we can’t meet in person, we miss the things we never noticed. The absence of small intimacies adds to our sense of isolation.
Alys Fowler working with women to design the UK’s first physic garden created by and for women
It’s a delight to share the video created by Grow Wild to celebrate a year of our observation project. Idle Women were fortunate to be
We are very happy to announce that through a new commission supported by Idle Women, Super Slow Way, Mid Pennine Arts and workshops with women from
Cubitt collaboration with British-Lebanese artist Aya Haider
Herbalist and teacher Mara Baughman specialises in how hormone systems affect every aspect of our health from our mood to chronic conditions. Mara will be in residence with Idle Women throughout August.
Fun, approachable and concise videos giving instructions on basic DIY tasks. Produced via a transformative project in St Helens
The creation of the UK’s first physic garden created by and dedicated to women.
The Land Rover Project by Dina Rončević at the IWI in St Helens from 2018-2019
Helen is a multi faceted project supported by Arts Council England Ambition for Excellence Award
Idle Women win People’s Project!
The industrial arm of the Physic Garden a place to grow plants and ideas
Idle Women’s Inaugural touring project in Lancashire, West Yorkshire & St Helens