HOSTS

EMILY FAWCETT

Experimental archaeologist with a recent MA in human-animal interactions in the Stone Age, primitive skills practitioner, tracker, musician and facilitator of various rites of passage and nature connection events.

ROBIN BOWMAN 

Woodsman , fisherman, tracker and bird language expert, Robin has 17 years experience of co-creating and running Nature Connection programs, such as the Art of Mentoring, the WildWise Hunger Games, Call of the Wild.

REGULAR CONTRIBUTORS

CHARLIE LORAM

Teacher of natural poise and movement, barefoot running and mindful swimming; nature awareness mentor; trekking guide and experienced fisherman, with 20 years experience in helping people to reconnect to their natural human design. 

JESSIE WATSON BROWN

Primitive skills practitioner, Jessie has lived wild in Washington, Sweden and France using only the natural materials and local food that our ancestors had access to.  She teaches hide tanning, basketry and fire-making.

LINDA LEMIEUX

Professional basketmaker, and rushworker, Linda grows willow and harvests rush from a coracle on the Somerset levels. She has taught basketry in many settings including Sharpham Trust, Schumacher College, Wild Wise, and Exeter University.

PETE MCCOWEN

Tracker, wildlife expert, BBC cameraman and photographer, Pete has spent years immersed in wild places the world over. He also facilitates rites of passage programs for teens and practices Chi Gong.

GUEST CONTRIBUTORS 2019

MAC MACARTNEY 

International speaker, author and change-maker, Mac was mentored by indigenous peoples over many years and brings deep wisdom and insight to envision new ways forward.  He has just published The Children's Fire.

JON YOUNG

Naturalist, anthropologist, author, tracker, musician and founder of the Art of Mentoring, Wilderness Awareness School, Regenerative Design Institute and Origins Project, Jon will be joining us in Namibia.

LOUIS LIEBENBURG

Founder of the international Cybertracker evaluation program, and author of The Origin of Science, Louis is working with San Bushmen trackers across southern Africa to help preserve the ancient art of tracking.

 /UI /KUNTA

/Ui lives and works at Little Hunters Living Museum in the Nyae Nyae Conservancy.  He is a world renowned tracker and has participated in international projects including the reinterpretation of the Peche Merle footprints.

#OMA DAQM

#Oma has recently obtained Master Tracker status, he lives and works at Little Hunters Living Museum in the Nyae Nyae Conservancy, working to preserve San Bushmen heritage, providing craft and cultural experiences to visitors.

SHARIF ADAMS

Master craftsman, green woodworker, founder of Wooden Way, and hunter, Sharif will be bringing a hunters eye view of the local landscape to introduce us to the many facets of deerstalking.

ANNA RICHARDSON

Anna has years of experience foraging and using plants for medicine.  She has taught ethnobotany at Sussex University, collaborating with Gordon Hillman, and has many years experience in Plant Spirit Medicine.