It is more important than ever to learn skills for self-sufficiency and living off the grid. This one weekend a month class can help you gain confidence and competence with these skills.Learn More
Our Essentials of Homesteading and Permaculture class (near Asheville, NC) helps people transition from being dependent on unsustainable systems to ways in which they can provide for their own needs through the integration of primitive skills, permaculture and homesteading.
Immerse yourself in the plant world of the breathtakingly vibrant Southern Appalachian springtime while foraging edible wild plants! During this three-day backpacking adventure near Asheville, NC, we will spend some time hiking and a lot of time learning plant identification and foraging wild edibles and medicinals.
This class is intended to get ladies up-to-speed on basic building skills, working with wood, and using hand-tools as well as power-tools. Focus is placed on creating a safe, comfortable, relaxed and fun learning environment in which students with beginning to intermediate skill levels can thrive.
I was challenged profoundly to open my senses, awaken to our present, see in systems and embrace being a beginner.
-Student of the 2015 Permaculture for the South Class
The Natural Building Class was an amazing class! I left feeling so empowered!
-Student of 2015 Natural Building Class