Earth Living Skills

 Re-Connecting to the Abundant Natural World

Craft your own life!  Re-skill! I offer classes for all ages.

Herbal Medicine

Clary Sage is powerful support for the respiratory system

Clary Sage is a powerful support for the respiratory system, a strikingly beautiful flower, and an incredibly delicious food! (Clary Sage fritters are one of Baruch’s favorite foods!)

Offering empowering and informative classes in:

  • Medicine making
  • Herbal First Aid for every situation
  • Plant Identification (Plant walks)
  • Formulating Herbal Mixes for various purposes
  • Healing with food, eat your medicine
  • Sustainable harvesting and tending the wild
  • Seaweed harvests, mushroom harvests, etc.

Have an idea? Let’s talk!

Suggested donation: $15-$150/class, based on time, materials, etc (Trades invited; No one turned away!)

Earth Living Skills

Acorns have been a staple food and medicine for most animals and humans across North America.

Acorns have been a staple food and medicine for most animals and humans across the North American continent. They are not only abundant and free, but deeply nourishing and fun to eat too!

Classes including but not limited to:

  • Cloud reading (accurately predicting weather days in the future)
  • Nature awareness (Stalking, Rewilding, and becoming one with Nature)
  • Primitive food preservation techniques
  • Shamanic journeying and healing techniques
  • Using (tapping into) Animal Medicine, Totems
  • Manifesting (aka-Spoon bending) (Really!)

    Cloud reading is the simple art of learning to read the language of the clouds(colon) understanding and accurately seeing weather patterns come from days or even weeks away.

    Cloud reading is the simple art of learning to read the language of the clouds: understanding and accurately seeing weather patterns come from days or even weeks away!

 

 

 

Suggested donation: $15-$150/class, based on time, materials, etc (Trades invited; No one turned away!)

Ancestral Arts

Felting

Felting – How to make felt, use it for protection, and warmth.

  • Shoes! (Never buy shoes again! Make huaraches – traditional Tarahumara running sandals! Learn to utilize local materials to customize what you want! Stop supporting sweatshops!) $35-$55 to make a pair for you, $30-$50 to take the class! How much do you pay for shoes?
  • Basketry (Large, small, and everything in between)
  • Woodwork (Basic knife work, Spoon carving, Advanced projects like bows, paddles, etc)
  • Fire (Core understandings of Fire, Hand Drill, Bow Drill, Char-cloth, etc)
  • Fiber/cordage/rope (Turning fibers into cord and rope! Essential!)
  • Felting (Making woolen fibers into the useful clothing! Hats!)
  • Animal processing (Multi-day)
  • Hide tanning (Multi-day)

These and anything else you can think of is available. With these and more, if Baruch is unavailable to teach a skill (or even if he can), he loves empowering community to share their skills too! Learn with his teachers! Talk to him about scheduling a class!

Suggested donation: $15-$350/class, based on time, materials, etc (Trades invited; No one turned away!)

Stay tuned to the updates and calendar to hear about upcoming classes, or schedule your own!