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Weekend 5: Personal Care Products, Household Cleansers, Natural Dyes and Fiber Crops

Location: Raven's Roots Campus

  • Hydrosols and essential oils

  • Soap making using oils pressed from the January class

  • Lye making using wood ash

  • Natural household cleansers

  • Natural dyes

  • Multiple types of natural cordage and techniques to make it

  • Making yarn from natural fibers

  • Natural glues

  • Advanced medicine making techniques

  • More personal care products (toothpaste, deodorant, hair rinses etc.)

  • Wild harvest of our perennial vegetables for potluck dinner on Saturday evening.

  • Harvesting plants on the annual harvest schedule for March.

  • Tapping trees for syrup. Specifically birches and maples