September 11-22 (plus optional design presentation day on October 5th) Near Asheville, NC
A place-based PDC that empowers students to integrate what they learn into their lives and landscapes.
Come to the beautiful Southern Appalachian mountains, just outside of Asheville, and learn from a team of intrepid instructors, who are all walking their talk. This class is a great blend of lecture-style teaching, hands-on learning, group design time, and lots of site visits.
Early-bird pricing through August 8th (Click here to register)
Free onsite camping
Meal options available
Practical ecological design, forest guilds and forest farming, permaculture plants for temperate climates, group process and communication, mapping and design skills, rural and urban gardening, social and invisible structures, client interviews, zones and sectors, water systems, and more.