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Our focus is top quality instruction in ancestral and heritage primitive skills such as matchless fire making, foraging for wild edible and medicinal plants, stone tool creation and use, basket making, wood working and more. 


Dozens of classes offered daily.  Class sign-up sheets for each day are posted in the afternoon of the day before.  We have two class periods each day - AM and PM.   AM classes start around 10am and PM classes around 2pm.  

  • Fire making

  • Flintknapping

  • Cordage Making

  • Wood Carving

  • Pottery

  • Blacksmithing

  • Bone and Antler Tools

  • Weaving and Textiles

  • Felting

  • Basketry

  • Edible and Medicinal Plants

  • Nature Awareness

  • Traps and Snares

  • Open Hearth Cooking

  • Knife Sharpening

  • Soap making

  • Natural Dyes

  • Survival Shelters/Structures

  • Hide Tanning

  • Clothing and Adornments

  • Tracking and Stalking


We have over 40 instructors for each event, some of whom have been with us for years, some of whom are new.  

For a partial listing of instructors, please check our Instructors page.  

If you are interested in becoming an instructor, please contact our Instructor Coordinator about 2-3 months before the upcoming event.

Check back about 1 month before the event for a listing of upcoming classes...

Need to track classes for official purposes? 
Here's a class log.


Rendezvous Class Schedule

Classes will be displayed here about a month before the gathering and will continue to be added up to the gathering start date!

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