By the time I arrive at the fourth annual Spirit Weavers Gathering , the three-hour-long opening ceremony is just beginning. It's an all-female, five-day collection of ceremonies and workshops on "the feminine and ancestral ways," held at a campground in northern California's Mendocino County. The air smells like redwoods, neroli oil, and smoke. They're mostly in their 20s and 30s and look like members of an exceptionally chic cult: white caftans, chunky turquoise rings, indigo shawls, henna tattoos, messy braids, and, considering that we're camping, an overwhelming amount of silk. She has long brown hair and a deep tan. In , a photo of her doing a naked headstand while simultaneously breastfeeding her daughter Naia went viral.
8th Annual Spirit Weavers Gathering
at Cedar Bloom, Cave Junction Oregon.
Spirit Weavers Gathering is a five day celebration of cultures past, a remembering and practicing of basic human skills to ensure the survival of the body and the soul. By gathering together as womxn, we share our skills in remembrance of our path and in honor of our ancestors. Through sharing space with one another, we are able to more gracefully arrive at a new understanding of what it would look like in our lives to more fully commit to being in right relationship to nature. Caitlin will be joining Spirit Weavers again for her seventh year to share her passion of creating vessels. Gourds are a vegetable from the squash family, that can be grown in your home garden or on your farm! Once dried, they form hard shelled walls and act similar to wood. Through the process of carving, gourds become vessels to hold food, water, and more. During this hands-on workshop, we will be creating with loving intention and learning the process of cleaning, cutting, carving, and sanding a dried gourd into a finished bowl.
All Tickets purchased for will be honored and transferred to your choice, or Thank you for your patience as we navigate these times together. Let us gather together in community and share our skills in remembrance of the beauty path and an honoring of our Ancestors. Spirit Weavers feels, to me, like a vision of what is possible. To witness so many women come together as family, to truly love and honor one another, Spirit, and the Earth, to hold the divine feminine in our hearts with such reverence…it feels both like an act of remembrance and an act of ushering in a new way of being.
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