Here is a list of new and past instructors to give you a taste of classes offered.We strive to provide a unique & diverse group of creative & talented instructors. Soon after you arrive at the gathering you will hear about the classes offered for the week and sign up... old school style. Daily morning announcements happen to help you find classes to jump in on. Don't worry, there are plenty of classes to choose from! 


Every year at Acorn, we have an archery zone where all ages can learn the safety rules and guidelines from our avid archer instructors! 


Marley Peifer

Marley is a tracker, archer, and illustrator who is passionate about learning, practicing, and teaching primitive skills. He always aims to see the fundamental patterns and connections in nature, culture, and community. Marley currently lives in Sonoma County where he cultivates biological and intellectual diversity; inoculating others at every opportunity.

Nick Hart

Nick has been leading and playing in the archery zone at Acorn. Alongside other avid archers, Nick ensures all ages get to learn the safetly rules and practice their aim. Come practice with your bow, if you have one, or borrow one! You can make your own bow with Paul Rodgers! And Jim Langell helps many youth have their first bow.