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Beginning Weaving

May 17 @ 9:30 am - May 18 @ 4:00 pm
Foxfire Museum and Heritage Center, 98 Foxfire Ln.
Mountain City, GA 30562
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$200

This two-day introduction to weaving is taught by resident weaver Sharon Grist and covers: the mechanics of three kinds of floor looms how to do graph paper draw-downs of weave structures the process of making a warp how to properly thread heddles and reeds dressing the loom winding a proper bobbin hem-stitching the fabric Students […]

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Making Medicine Workshop

May 18 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Foxfire Museum and Heritage Center, 98 Foxfire Ln.
Mountain City, GA 30562
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$60.00

Learn to the basics of making herb tinctures in this hands-on workshop using wild herbs that we’ll harvest together and a few dried herbs from the apothecary. You’ll learn several techniques for making tinctures and take home potent, time-honored herb remedies for your own herbal medicine chest. Cost: $60. Includes all materials and handouts. Patricia […]

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Primitive Cooking

May 18 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
$45.00

Taught by Jeffrey Gottlieb, a Naturalist, Outdoor Educator, and Primitive Skills instructor for more than 30 years, with an MS in Biology. Make a gourmet meal without store bought utensils! We'll cook traditional foods using a variety of ancient techniques, using stone, wood, pottery and shell tools.  Learn to manage a campfire for best results.  Then […]

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