Teaching Fundamental Outdoor Skills;
Developing Outdoor Competency; and
Building Backcountry Confidence
Flat Fabrics for
Shelter, Pack and Clothing
Wool Half Blanket
Flat Fabric camping harkens back to the early years of recreational camping, before the years of constructed sleeping bags, packs or tents. Flat Fabric camping is a style that teaches self reliance, versatility of gear, nature awareness and thinking outside of the box.
A workshop about,
“The More You Know, the Less You Carry”
Flat Fabric Versatility
Basic and versatile gear along with skills, knowledge, the resources that nature provides and some creative thinking are the key ingredients to provide for your comfort in the backcountry using Flat Fabric Camping methods.
Rope craft is a fundamental skill of Flat Fabric Camping, which necessitates the use of a few knots to creatively turn basic gear into functional implements for camping and backpacking.
7 Basic Camping Knots
Blanket Pack Construction
Poncho Shelter Construction
Blanket Sleeping Cocoon
Flat Fabric Outerwear
Camp Cloth Uses
Silk Scarf Uses
Registering for a
The Discovery Workshop can be as short as four hours or as long as eight hours. Since each workshop is individually designed for your organization or group we will discuss the design for your particular workshop.
For more planning information…
To start the conversation and discuss a workshop with Jeff or to register for a workshop …