Barter

We seek to forge meaningful connections and appreciation. As such, we place a high value on bartering as a method of increasing accessibility and subverting the concept of a capitalist transaction. If you wish to barter for part or all of your stay, please take a look below at our current needs. If there is something not listed below that you feel good about offering as a trade, please get in touch to discuss it.

Items:

Equipment for cooking on the fire-pit (grill, cooking tripod, dutch oven with legs and flanged top, utensils)
One small black writing desk
Fishing gear
Hot water bottle
Firewood
Plants suitable for an edible forest
A-frame ladder
Tree-tapping equipment
Lifejackets of any size
Kayak
Canoe
Solar energy equipment
Old windows
Pruning shears
Sturdy outdoor broom
Patio umbrella (x2)
Wheelbarrow
Wrenches
Snowshoes
Garden soil and compost
CSA share or similar

Labour:

Acquire, cut and install window and door trim
Install sign at property entrance
Install clothes line
Paint all interior doors
Clear out and organize toolshed and rubbish shed
Remove damaged dock and repair floating dock
Build garden beds using old dock parts stored on-site
Remove carpet, single bed frame, and wall panelling in bunkie
Assemble double bed frame in bunkie
Repair or replace window screening
Assemble barrel-compost stored on-site

Knowledge:

Fishing and hunting skills
Solar energy conversion
Foraging and herbalism skills
Tree tapping
Bird identification
Singing lessons/workshop
Or propose a group workshop that you could lead.