Scapa Radical Gifting

This 6-day online masterclass explores the #scapalife approach to the art of radical gifting as a Scapa Life principle in the context of sustainable living.

Overview

  • Definition of radical gifting in time of climate change and societal shift.
  • Introduction to natural dyes and the use of already-owned objects and material.
  • Gift mapping, gift making and gift sourcing for a wide variety of intended recipients.

Learning Outcomes

In this 6-day online masterclass, you will:

  • Make a series of naturally dyed wraps and ties from repurposed material.
  • Create 6 one-a-kind edible, reusable and/or purposeful gifts that don’t cost the Earth and give health, time and freedom to their recipients.

By the end of Lesson 1, you will understand:

  • The process of beginner natural dyeing
  • How to source the right material to achieve the desired outcome

By the end of Lesson 2, you will understand:

  • The therapeutic benefits of medicinal baths
  • How to choose the right medicinal plants according to the recipient or desired outcome
  • Where to source medicinal plants safely and sustainably
  • How to put together ingredients to achieve a visually-pleasing result

By the end of Lesson 3, you will understand:

  • The traditions of food giving around the world
  • How to convert regular recipes into recipe jar recipes
  • How to put together ingredients to achieve a visually-pleasing result

By the end of Lesson 4, you will understand:

  • The therapeutic benefits of salves
  • How to choose the right medicinal plant for the desired outcome
  • How to make a salve

By the end of Lesson 5, you will understand:

  • The safety considerations when making soap at home
  • The therapeutic benefits of using sea water as part of your skincare routine
  • How to make a batch of seawater soaps

At the end of the course, radical gift giving habit will be truly well and underway.

Course format

This online masterclass will be recorded live October 26h- October 30th and available as a recording thereafter with life-time access on our Scapa Life Learning Platform on our website.

The lessons include a mix of written and video step by steps.

When you order, you will receive an email with the course joining instructions. Upon purchase before the live sessions have started, you will get instant, full access to the course platform to progress through the lessons as the live sessions as they are being taught. Upon purchase after the live sessions have ended, you will get instant, full access to the course to work through at your own pace.  Please be sure to save the login details somewhere safe.