May 23, 2020
10:30am – 1:00pm
Rolling Ridge Study Retreat (near Harpers Ferry, WV)
Learn one of the most basic technologies developed by our ancestors in their wild landscapes. In this class we will meet plants in the field and forest that can be used for making cord. We will discuss harvest timing and methods of preparation. We will learn a basic reverse wrap technique and explore other braids and plaiting techniques.
What to bring:
Luke Bauer is a basket maker, forager, woods wanderer, educator and permaculturist. He has been working at connecting himself and others to the local landscape for a decade. He leads workshops on basket-making, plant identification, primitive skills and wilderness awareness.
For more information, please email Luke at email@example.com