Learn Wilderness Survival Skills at Firefly Gathering

May 20, 2018 at 12:07 pm

Don’t miss the world’s largest annual earth skills gathering this summer

Learn wilderness survival skills, permaculture, plant medicine, natural building skills and more at world’s largest annual earth skills gathering near Asheville, North Carolina, June 21-23.

“Firefly is a journey through time,”¬†writes Firefly Gathering founder Natalie Bogwalker. “An opportunity to take our lives into our own hands.”

“We shoot arrows, make pots, sing songs, and learn how to communicate. We reclaim what our culture has largely chosen to forget in exchange for an endless supply of information, entertainment and La-Z-Boys.”

Classes include:

  • Basket-making
  • Leatherwork
  • Clothes-making
  • Natural dyes
  • Permaculture
  • Organic gardening
  • Wild edibles
  • Plant medicine
  • Fermentation
  • Hunting
  • Fishing
  • Archery
  • Natural building including clay, straw, wood, stone, debris
  • Firemaking
  • Blacksmithing
  • Primitive weaponry
  • Nonviolent communication
  • Community building
  • Natural parenting
  • Sacred sexuality

Full list of classes here.

For more details check out the Firefly Gathering website or Facebook page.