Crafts

LEARNING TOUR, PLANT WALK & CRAFT CLASS ~ August 27, 2022

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In the afternoon there was a Plant Walk, followed by 2 crafting projects using materials we harvested from the land today.

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Great Lakes FORAGERS GATHERING ~ June 23-26, 2022

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The Great Lakes Foragers Gathering held a space to explore & create together

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SCULPTING Workshop ~ Jan. 29, 2022

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The Sculpting workshop was like a mini retreat, as we toured the buildings, then settled in to some hours of shaping earth.  Each person had their own expressive design they developed.

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LASHING, KNOTS & LADDERS Workshop ~ Nov 19, 2021

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A lashing “retreat”, learning knots by the woodstove in Strawbale Studio, harvesting poles, touring projects.,

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KIDS CAMP

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SEPTEMBER 12 & 13, 2021 KIDS CAMP was “A Dream Come True” as children and parents came together to play & learn! Regina Leonard Smith proposed an Art & Music…

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OCTOBER Report ~ Strawbale Studio 10-2020

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2020-10 OCTOBER REPORT Below are details of October’s Activities: Natural Building Projects Sustainable Skills Guests, Consultations Contributions, Enrichment PHOTOS from the month ! It was a beautiful, colorful month, with…

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Candle-Making & Nature Crafts Classes

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It is a joy to be together, and create useful things directly from nature ! December 7th & 8th,  of 2019  Folks came together in the cozy kitchen of the…

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2017 REPORT for Strawbale Studio Activities

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The focus for 2017 was getting ready for the Strawbale Studio 20TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION! 20 Years ago Fran Lee wanted a structure, and I wanted to build. Many, many hands…

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Candle-making Classes

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December 10th & 11th, 2016 What a joy to come together in the cold of winter to make candles…of local bees wax …with a sweet smell.  Celtic music in the…

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SPOON CARVING with Mark Angelini

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The Crew…minus outdoor educators Peter & Julie   March 6, 2016 Spoon Carving Class with Mark Angelini. Another Dream Come True !  Learning from Mark… practicing the use of a hatchet, straight…

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