For thousands of years, our ancestors lived in close relationship with the land through the practise of traditional living skills. Today, these skills open a door for us to remember the old ways, reconnecting us to our ecological community and ourselves as well as making way for new possibilities towards a more earth-honouring future
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10+ Hide Tanning Books & Courses [that will teach you how to tan]
Finding hide tanning books, online courses and other helpful resources is not always easy. If you are looking for natural methods only that are...
Tanning a Sheepskin in 7 Easy Steps (A Step-by-Step Guide)
Tanning a sheepskin naturally by yourself might sound like a daunting task. In this guide, I share with you how you can tan your very own sheepskin rug at home in 7 easy steps.
Twining with Jute
I started twining with jute last September, and now I have no idea how I did not start earlier. I have always loved twined baskets and textiles and...
KINSHIP: World as Archipelago
We inhabit a world of islands. Despite our separations, cosmic and interpersonal, we are all intimately connected. We are joined at the oceanic...
Sheepskin Tanning Guidebook
In this guidebook, you will learn how to fat tan your own hair-on sheepskin, using only natural fats, smoke and a lot of elbow grease to transform a raw skin into a beautiful pelt that can be used in various projects.
The book covers the full fat tanning process from start to finish, including how to make your own homemade tanning solution and how to soften the hide both by hand and with a frame.
It is especially helpful to those starting their own tanning journey or looking for information particular to sheepskin tanning.