Maryland Homeschool Naturalist Program – Greenbelt

Maryland Homeschool Naturalist Program: Greenbelt

This Home School Naturalist Program meets in Bowie, Maryland on Thursday's and is geared towards youth ages 7 -14. We use nature observation, awareness and earth based skills to introduce a world of adventure, self-reliance and the passion to learn to help prepare our future leaders. We immerse our students weekly into the wonderful and amazing world of our earth’s delicate environment and ecosystems.

Future Primitives- Primitive Skills & Leadership Training for Teens (Sept 5-Dec 12)

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Date: September 4, 2017

Price: $900.00

Our Future Primitives- Primitive Skills & Leadership Training Program ensures that your teen ages 12-17 will have the necessary life skills and leadership training to successfully transition from adolescence to adulthood. While participating in this 16 week program you will use ancient and modern life skills and technologies to guide your teen toward becoming a confident leader and a self motivated reliable team player. Using ancestral mentoring practices and a mix of earth based and modern living skills we will walk the razors edge of the modern and ancient world. Working from this place allows for guided growth through the challenges of daily life and the power that comes from the freedom of choice. Participants will learn advanced life skills of our ancestors that provided a healthy relationship between ones self and the earth.

Art from the Landscape - Wild-Crafted Pens and Inks (Oct 14 th)

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Date: October 14, 2017

Price: $50.00

This is a hands-on workshop on the ancient process of crafting natural materials into paint, paintbrushes and crayons. Learn all about pigments, binders, various kinds of paint and some rustic, yet elegant options for making paintbrushes. We will hunt and gather rocks from the landscape, process them into a fine pigment and transform it into paint!