Earthskills and Culture: Q & A with Mama Tortuga

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In our latest blog post, we ask Johanna Castillo (aka Mama Tortuga) why she feels Earthskills Gatherings are important to human culture. Her response is timeless.

Earthskills as Connection: Q & A with Talcon Quinn

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“By showing others how to do a skill, every single time, my relationship with the skill evolves and I become more intimate with it.“

Remember the Timeless Art of Hide Tanning

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Hide tanning is treasured today for its deep connection to ancestors, reducing waste, honoring the loss of life, and its practical and aesthetic applications.

The Age of Deer

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In celebration of Erika Howsare’s new book, The Age of Deer, we are excited to share this excerpt with you. In this new work, Erika shares a first-hand account of her first time at the Gathering.

New Herbal First Aid Immersion Program at Firefly – Info & Application

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Ready to deepen your herbal medicine training and gain hands-on experience to hone your first-aid skills? Learn more about Firefly’s Herbal First Aid Immersion at this year’s Annual Gathering!