Natural Botanicals: Spring Session
After a long winter, all northern creatures relish fresh spring breezes, emergent greenery and the flickering energy of the wild about to burst into bloom. Begin the new season with an inspiring session about attuning to Earth's cycles, foods, herbs and energies for your health and wellness this season. Learn to identify early medicinal and wild edible plants, acquire wisdom about ethical wild crafting. Get set to make plans for your own culinary and medicinal herb garden and home herb apothecary. Top this off with three to five hands-on green medicine-making applications: teas, tinctures, infused herb oils and more. Bring home hand-crafted botanicals and new knowledge to boost your health this Spring!
Includes materials fee of $40.00
You will need the following tools for this class:
All materials, supplies and herbs are covered in materials fee listed for this course offering.
However, bring 4-8 additional new or sterile recycled bottles and jars for botanical product preparation if desired above and beyond for 'leftover' herbs at the end of class to take home. Small tins, baby food jars, amber or cobalt colored tincture dropper bottles, etc.
Hiking shoes and outdoor attire for a short Plant ID walk
Once registered, students will receive a confirmation packet in the mail that may offer additional optional tool recommendations and suggested reading.