October 10, 2020
10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Rolling Ridge Study Retreat (near Harpers Ferry, WV)

Learn how to weave and make your own egg basket out of materials you harvest out of the field and forest.  Attendees will experience the full process of putting together a ribbed egg basket after harvesting vines and branches from plants they learn to identify for themselves.  Each person should leave with a basket either complete or far enough in process to confidently finish at home.

Cost: $75 per person

*Children are welcome to participate but must be accompanied and supervised by an adult.

What to bring:

  • Hand Pruners or a sharp knife (there will be a few spare ones for use)
  • Lunch and snacks
  • Water bottle
Luke Bauer is a basket maker, forager, woods-wanderer, and permaculturist interested in connecting people with their landscape. He has been engaged in learning all that he can from his landscape for the past decade.  He leads workshops on basketmaking, plant identification, primitive skills and wilderness awareness.

For more information, please email Luke at community.rollingridge@gmail.com

 

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