Studying Early Humans

In late October we designed and presented a workshop for The Latin School of Chicago.   The sixth-graders are studying early humans and 67 of them, along with 7 chaperonse,  joined us on a beautiful fall day to get a sampling of primitive skills. Though we had only 3 hours Tom, Ellen, Tim, & I exposed […]

Ancient Skills Workshop

This is a weekend adult class designed to reconnect our students to the skills practiced by indigenous folks for millenia.  It is not “Rambo” training.  Rather you will learn survival skills grounded in a respect for and appreciation of the Natural World.  The workshop runs from Friday afternoon, November 5th through Sunday afternoon, November 7th.  […]