Tag: ethnobotany

Chia Cafe Collective Tule Workshop at Idyllwild Arts 2015

Tongva elder Craig Torres led a Tule workshop at an Idyllwild Summer Arts Workshop in 2015. The students made small mats out of this […]

Chia Cafe Collective on Catalina Island

Every summer, several members of the Chia Café Collective travel to Catalina Island to give native plant food workshops and cooking demos for the […]

Chia Cafe Collective at Idyllwild Arts

Once again, Craig Torres, Barbara Drake, Abe Sanchez, and Leslie Mouriquand will be teaching their wonderful week-end workshop on Native Plants at IdyllwildARTS, July […]

Cooking with Native Foods: Mesquite Flour and Desert Oregano

Cooking with Native Foods: Mesquite Flour and Desert Oregano, Oct 2013. © Paul Mirocha Tree of Life Nursery Saturday October 19, 2013 10:00 am […]

Nex’wetem: Southern California Indian Basket Weavers Gathering 2011

The 2011 Nex’wetem Basketweaving Summer Gathering was hosted by the Agua Caliente Cahuilla Culture Committee on July 22-24 in Palm Springs, CA. Lydia Vassar […]

Agave Harvest

This week-end, CSUSM students from Joely Proudfit’s Political and Economic Development, Bonnie Bade’s Community Ethnobotany, and my Advanced Digital Arts classes will participate in an agave […]