Neo Pre/Post Apocalyptic Blacksmithing: Kitchen Utensils w/ Tod Kershaw

Spoons made from scrap metal and DIY blacksmithing

Registration Closes: Friday March 25 @ 3pm Join Tod Kershaw, engineer turned off-grid dumpster diver extraordinaire, as he walks us through the ins and outs of DIY Blacksmithing, foraging for metal in the scrap heaps and so much more! This class will empower students to find metal, tools and fuel and teach you what to […]

Bike Clinic: Basic Maintenance w/ Matty Semkowich

people learning how to fix their bike

Registration Closes: Friday March 25 @ 3pm Join The Firefly Gathering and Matty of The Asheville ReCyclery for an ongoing interactive series of classes geared towards empowering participants to be less fossil fuel dependent and more capable of maintaining and repairing their own self-driven modes of transportation: their bicycles! Each workshop in our Bike Clinic […]

Cordage: Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Fibers and Ropemaking

Registration Closes: Friday April 8 @ 3pm Let’s make rope and string from the natural world!  In this hands-on workshop, students will examine and learn to process a variety of natural fibers from plant and animal sources to make useful, strong and beautiful cordage suitable for a host of practical jobs, from tying shoes to […]

Magical Mead Making!

Registration Closes: Sunday April 10th at 10am Delve into the ancient art of mixing honey–the nectar of the flowers of plants gathered by the bees–with local fruit, flowers, roots & herbs to create divine expressions of beverage bliss. This hands-on event will guide participants through the process of harvesting ingredients and preparing them for the […]

Bike Clinic: Brake Overhaul w/ Matty Semkowich

Matty - Instructor of all things Bikes at the Asheville ReCyclery

Registration Closes: Friday April 22 @ 3pm Join The Firefly Gathering and Matty of The Asheville ReCyclery for an ongoing interactive series of classes geared towards empowering participants to be less fossil fuel dependent and more capable of maintaining and repairing their own self-driven modes of transportation: their bicycles! Each workshop in our Bike Clinic […]