Category: Interviews

Artist Feature: Olga Demidova

A photo of Olga Demidova

Recently Herne spoke with Russian artist and photographer about her art, her inspiration and her views on spirituality. In this interview Olga tells us about her journey in art and gives some advice for people interested in taking up an artistic or creative lifestyle!  Read on to find out more about this wonderful artist!


Interview with George Nicholas

George painting a mural. © George Nicholas

Art for their Sake: The charity work of George Nicholas

In March 2015 Herne interviewed the fantastic George Nicholas (Cernunnos Rising), who is the brains behind the fantastic charity project, Art for their Sake as well as Impact Murals. George, along with his team of artists and creatives undertake huge painting projects all in……

Interview with Elvya Dulcimer

Part of the cover art for Elvya’s single, Ann’Vatu © Elvya

In December 2014 Nemetona spoke with Elvya about her music and inspiration. This interview first appeared in Wyldspirit Issue 4 (December edition of the Wyldwood Radio e-zine).

Nemetona: You recently released your first single, Ann’Vatu. How has the reception been from that?

Elvya: We recorded the single mainly to let the public get in……

Interview with Annicke and Thomas of Shireen

Live at magic Fair 2013, picture by

Herne and Nemetona spoke with Annicke and Thomas of Shireen about the band’s origins, Annicke’s clothing label ‘Folk Tailor’ and even hair products! This interview first appeared in Wyldspirit Issue 3 (September 2014 edition of the Wyldwood Radio e-zine).

Nemetona: So we’re here today with Thomas and Annicke of Shireen. Hello guys!


Interview with Lunadea

Herne and Nemetona spoke with Lunadea; a high priestess based in the Netherlands. She is involved in the local community of witches, as well as helping otherwise solitary witches come together for festivals and events within the modern Pagan calendar. This interview was first published in Wyldspirit Issue 3 (The Wyldwood Radio Newsletter in……

Interview with Rastaban

Rastaban Promotional Shoot. © Rastaban 2013

In August 2014 Herne and Nemetona caught up with legendary Belgian Pagan folk band Rastaban for an interview backstage at Castlefest’s 10th anniversary!

Herne: So we’re sat here with Rastaban

Rastaban: Hello!

Nemetona: How are you doing?

Dominic: Oh, not bad.

Mich: Sweaty!


Herne: You’ve just done a performance on the main stage atCastlefest; fantastic performance, absolutely brilliant!

Nemetona: It was……

Artist Feature: Esther Remmington

Esther in one of her masks © Esther Remmington

This artist feature first appeared in Wyldspirit issue 3 (Wyldwood Radio e-zine September 2014)

Esther Remmington: Artwork and a Love of Fairy Tales, Myth and Magic

For as long as I can remember, I have had a love of fairytales, myth and magic, along with a passion for art and crafts. These are the things that……

Artist Feature: Jessica Valentine

Jessica painting one of her Hex Signs

This artist feature originally appeared in Wyldspirit issue 2 (June 2014) and was entitled: Art and Inspiration: ‘Hex Signs – American Mandalas by Jessica Valentine’

Throughout Southeastern Pennsylvania, Hex signs or Barn Signs are as much a part of the landscape as the farms and homes they occupy. Hex signs date back almost 300 years, when……

Interview with Kristoffer Hughes

Image © Kristoffer Hughes

This interview first appeared in Wyldspirit Issue 1 (March 2014) and was written by Nemetona.

Kristoffer is head of the Anglesey Druid Order (Urdd Derwyddon Môn) and also an author of several books on the subjects of Druidry, Welsh legends and lore and his upcoming books; the first, ‘The Book of Celtic Magic’, coming……

Interview with Damh the Bard

An image of Damh the Bard singing live

Here is an interview we had with Damh the Bard in September 2013! This interview was written by Nemetona for issue 3 of the Wyldwood Radio Newsletter.

Nemetona: You are very involved in Druidry, specifically through the organisation OBOD, or the Order of Bards, Ovates and Druids. What or who led to you finding Druidry?

Damh: My……