Natalie Bogwalker – Founder and Co-Director

Natalie Bogwalker: Founder of Wild Abundance and Instructor for Primitive Skills, Homesteading, Natural Building, Organic Gardening Natalie is the founder and director of the Wild Abundance and the Firefly Gathering, both in and around Asheville, NC. Natalie teaches and shares tools and skills that are essential for living harmoniously within … Read More

Phil Ferguson

Phil Ferguson is the leader of The Wandering Swordsmen, an organization dedicated to the facilitation and growth of padded full contact combat sports, also known as boffing. He started training in boffer swordplay in 2006, started the Asheville team and community in 2011, and has been teaching professionally since February … Read More

Alexandra Tait

Alexandra Tait is the owner and lead instructor for Artemis Archery Asheville. She is a USA Archery Level two pro instructor and a lifelong archer. Alexandra teaches traditional archery classes, themed events, and lessons to everyone,  specializing in women and children. She also hosts “Artemis Adventures” Adventure Day Camp for 8-12 … Read More

Lorin Purifoy

Lorin Purifoy is the owner + concoctress of Purifoy Spirit Essences & Sacred Ways Apothecary. Her creations are guided by intuition and her relationship with the natural world. Layering intentions and spirit into all she does, she’s an Intuitive Channel, Massage Therapist, Womb Guide and Daoist Stone Medicine Practitioner. Lorin … Read More