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Skill Swap at Earthwork Farm

  • Earthwork Farm 4339 North 7 Mile Road Lake City, MI, 49651 United States (map)

We're excited to announce the return of the Crosshatch Skill Swap, for the second year in a row at the magical, inspiring Earthwork Farm in Lake City.

Enjoy a full day of hands-on workshops, followed by dinner and live music. Choose from 16 classes in the categories of Earth, Art, Tinker, and Kitchen. These condensed courses are taught by the community for the community and include skills like: Bike Repair, Bread Baking, Natural Dyeing, Screen printing and Simple Tailoring.

After a day of swapping skills, stick around for an on-farm dinner and waltz hour, plus a full concert in the barn, featuring:

Seth Bernard

Gifts or Creatures

Heavy Color

Choose to join just for the Skill Swap ($35) or just come for the concert ($35) or do both a save a few bucks ($60). Camping at the farm is included in the price of the ticket.

Get your tickets here! Ticket sales close May 15!


SCHEDULE -See full descriptions of sessions here


ART: Screen Printing

EARTH: Wayfinding and Orienteering

KITCHEN: Farmer Cheese

TINKERING: Bike Repair 


ART: Harmony Singing

EARTH: Herb Walk

KITCHEN: Kombucha and Kombucha Cocktails

TINKERING: Be Your Own Tailor


ART: Natural Dye

EARTH: Beekeeping

KITCHEN: Mead Appreciation and the Craft of Fermenting Honey

TINKERING: Spoon Carving


ART: Songwriting

EARTH: Seed Saving

KITCHEN: Bread Baking

TINKERING: Body Tinkering through Akido

*Class schedule subject to change. 


This event is made possible thanks to our amazing sponsors and partners. We're so grateful for their support!

The Workshop Brewing Company


BlissFest Music Organization