Participating in Nature teaches you how to stay warm and comfortable without a sleeping bag, how to start a fire by friction, and how to build a reliable shelter from natural materials. Includes the self-reliance skills of fishing by hand, cooking edible plants, felting with wool, and making stone knives, wooden containers, willow baskets, and cordage.To begin the braintanning process you will need a hide. I recommend that you tan an antelope or deer hide before trying something big like an elk. Tanning is a lot of work, and you would be wise to learn with smaller, easier hides beforeanbsp;...
|Title||:||Participating in Nature|
|Author||:||Thomas J. Elpel|
|Publisher||:||Hops Press - 2002|