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June 2017
$45

Larder & Pantry: Flatbreads of the World

June 10 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Nana Cardoon, map sent upon registration
Forest Grove, OR United States
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Instructors: Charlene Murdock & Richard White Begin your journey to fill your larder and pantry with good foods! This hands-on session will show you how to make a variety of flatbreads - and they are so delicious. Flatbreads of the World Someone loves to make flatbread Just in time for outdoor picnics, we are preparing an assortment of flatbreads of the world for your entertaining inspirations. These tasty and portable breads are a welcome addition at the…

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$75 - $125

Carve Your Own Wooden Spoon

June 17 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Nana Cardoon, map sent upon registration
Forest Grove, OR United States
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Hand with knife carving a wooden spoon

Carve Your Own Wooden Spoon Carve Your Own Wooden Spoon, June 17, w/o knife $75.00 USD Carve Your Own Wooden Spoon, June 17, w/ knife $125.00 USD Instructor: Kiko Denzer of Hand Print Press Kiko discussing the form of a spoon Each student uses a beautiful spoon carving knife, available for purchase if desired. Kiko Denzer guides you through the art of hand-carving a spoon from a branch. Our word "spoon" comes from a root…

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$125

Eco Prints – Making and Using Natural Dyes

June 24 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Nana Cardoon, map sent upon registration
Forest Grove, OR United States
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Plants on cloth

Instructor: Margaret Mathewson, Ancient Arts Center Student inserting her fabric into the dye pot. Learn to dye fabric and paper using natural plant dyes. In this worshop you will gain an understanding of the dyemaking process, learn how to create a template, and begin to use the natural dyes in backgrounds and patterns. Margaret Mathewson, founder of the Ancient Arts Center, Lobster Valley, Oregon brings her creativity and years of experience in natural dyes to this hands-on class. You’ll…

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$125

Using Plants to Dye a Garment

June 25 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Nana Cardoon, map sent upon registration
Forest Grove, OR United States
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Two models wearing natural dyed garments.

Instructor: Margaret Mathewson, Ancient Arts Center Plants are used to develop pattern and color on garments. Learn to dye a fabric garment using natural plant dyes. Create patterns and images with plants and other natural materials as you build the design on your garment. Margaret Mathewson, founder of the Ancient Arts Center, Lobster Valley, Oregon brings her creativity and years of experience in natural dyes to this hands-on class. You’ll discover how to make a variety of colored dyes from…

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July 2017
$60 - $85

Mi Comida Cubana

July 6 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Nana Cardoon, map sent upon registration
Forest Grove, OR United States
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Marcella Kriebel painting

Carve Your Own Wooden Spoon Mi Comida Cubana, w/o cookbook July 6 $60.00 USD Mi Comida Cubana, w/cookbook July 6 $85.00 USD Marcella's pineapple watercolor painting Instructor: Marcella Kriebel, Marcella Art & Illustration Bring your creativity and your appetite to Nana Cardoon for an inspiring session of tasting, painting, and discussion. Artist and author Marcella Kriebel leads the group through a watercolor painting project of farm fresh ingredients – with a Cuban flair!  This is a creative class…

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$45

Larder & Pantry: Preserves & Jams using Natural Pectin

July 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Nana Cardoon, map sent upon registration
Forest Grove, OR United States
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Instructors: Charlene Murdock & Richard White Begin your journey to fill your larder and pantry with good foods! This hands-on session you'll learn to make delicious fruit preserves with natural pectin. Preserves & Jams using Natural Pectin Flavorful berries waiting to become jam Greenings (thinning of apples) to make apple jelly to add as natural pectin to some fruit preserves Our Rocket Stoves and solar cookers will be put to use in our…

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August 2017
$75 - $125

Carve Your Own Wooden Spoon

August 6 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Nana Cardoon, map sent upon registration
Forest Grove, OR United States
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Hand with knife carving a wooden spoon

Carve Your Own Wooden Spoon, August 6, w/o knife $75.00 USD Carve Your Own Wooden Spoon, August 6, w/ knife $125.00 USD Instructor: Kiko Denzer of Hand Print Press Kiko discussing the form of a spoon Each student uses a beautiful spoon carving knife, available for purchase if desired. Kiko Denzer guides you through the art of hand-carving a spoon from a branch. Our word "spoon" comes from a root meaning "chip of wood." Before…

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$75

Scything

August 7 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Nana Cardoon, map sent upon registration
Forest Grove, OR United States
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Historical print people scything

Instructor: Kiko Denzer of Hand Print Press Title: Höstmanden, a print made by: Poul Christiansen © Trustees of the British Museum   What you learn from mowing with a scythe can indeed change your relationship to the land, and thereby your life. Technology (from the Greek root tekne, meaning art, craft or skill) shapes our work -- and the world. The technology of the scythe demands a higher awareness of your body, the feel of sun or rain on…

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$45

Larder & Pantry: Pestos – Preserving the Harvest

August 12 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Nana Cardoon, map sent upon registration
Forest Grove, OR United States
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basil plants

Instructors: Charlene Murdock & Richard White Begin your journey to fill your larder and pantry with good foods! With harvest in its full glory we'll be making a variety of pesto at this session. Pestos - Preserving the Harvest Learn to make pesto from greens in the garden and throughout the food forest. We’ll be using nettles, chicories, and greens, as well as basil and other herbs to produce a variety of nutritious pesto for your winter pantry. Canned and frozen preservation will…

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$125

Weave a Foraging Basket

August 26 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Nana Cardoon, map sent upon registration
Forest Grove, OR United States
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Close up of woven basket

Instructor: Margaret Mathewson, Ancient Arts Center A variety of foraging baskets in process Margaret Mathewson brings her expertise and talent to this weaving workshop for those dedicated to creating a functional mushrooming or foraging basket. Margaret, founder of the Ancient Arts Center, Lobster Valley, Oregon, also provides an overview of the history and how this basket is used. Bring your A beautiful woven basket made by Margaret that showcases some of the materials uses…

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September 2017
$75 - $125

Carve Your Own Wooden Spoon

September 9 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Nana Cardoon, map sent upon registration
Forest Grove, OR United States
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Hand with knife carving a wooden spoon

Carve Your Own Wooden Spoon Carve Your Own Wooden Spoon, September 9, w/o knife $75.00 USD Carve Your Own Wooden Spoon, September 9, w/ knife $125.00 USD Instructor: Kiko Denzer of Hand Print Press Kiko discussing the form of a spoon Each student uses a beautiful spoon carving knife, available for purchase if desired. Kiko Denzer guides you through the art of hand-carving a spoon from a branch. Our word "spoon" comes from a root…

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October 2017
$85

Food Forest Workshop

October 28 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Nana Cardoon, map sent upon registration
Forest Grove, OR United States
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Hands on Permaculture Workshop

Instructor: Marisha Auerbach, Permaculture Rising Permaculture in the garden Food production and ecology come together in the permaculture concept of a food forest. Using nature as our template, these intentional ecosystems offer an abundance of food, medicine, habitat, and so much more. Please join us for this workshop and learn how you can apply permaculture principles in a high-yielding orchard with diverse understory and minimize your work over time by enhancing the relationships in your system. Learn design…

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November 2017
$45

Larder & Pantry: Rye Breads and More

November 11 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Nana Cardoon, map sent upon registration
Forest Grove, OR United States
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rye bread loaf

Instructors: Charlene Murdock & Richard White Begin your journey to fill your larder and pantry with good foods! This hands-on session will have you mixing and kneading as you learn about making rye breads and other rye baked goods. Rye Breads and more Get ready for winter by warming up with several rye breads, cookies and biscuits. You'll learn to make buttermilk rye bread, rye shards, and rye/red fife whole wheat  bread.  These baked goods are all naturally leavened, and take…

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