Forest Spaces

Grounded in Research. Rooted in Nature.

Category: Forest Lab

  • Origin Story

    In 2008, I had my first immersive experience with hackerspaces, unconferences, and the DIY culture. During my honeymoon, I visited some of the original hackerspaces in Germany and Austria and met some of the movement’s pioneers. I was instantly captivated by the welcoming and natural sense of community I found there. From a young age,…

  • Exploring Liminal Spaces through Forest Immersion

    Liminality is defined as being between two stages or transitions, such as when a person is no longer a child but not yet an adult. Liminal spaces offer opportunities for creativity and growth but can also be uncomfortable due to uncertainty and fear. Forest immersion and nature-based practices can provide a scaffold for people to…