Herbal Medicine Making Intensive

September 8, 2018  $65

 

Herbal Medicine Making

10:00-4:30 Apothecary Wellness Center, Burlington

Saturday September 8, 2018  Tuition: $65, includes live instruction, hand outs and all plant material used in class.

The quality of your herbal medicine begins with the quality of your plant material. This herbal intensive will begin with a hands on- fill your senses approach to assessing herb quality and move on to a full day of medicine making. 

Students will gain hands on practical skills through demonstration and actively participating in making herbal medicine in class.

10:00-12:30  Introduction to Herbal Medicine Making

                    Plant identification, Assessing herb quality

                    Water based infusions, decoctions

12:30-1:30     Lunch break, bring a sack lunch

1:30-4:30      Herbal Nourishment through Vinegars and Oxymiels

                    Herbal Medicine Making: Tinctures and Elixers

                    Dosage, Safety, Ethics.

Supplies: Students will take home herbal remedies made in class. Please bring the following supplies:

4- 4 ounce jars, wide mouth canning jars preferred.

One pint each of 100 proof Vodka or 80 proof brandy, apple cider vinegar, local honey. Agave syrup for vegan.

Small cutting board, knife

Mug or cup to sample herbal infusions.

Location: Apothecary Wellness Center, 320 East Fairhaven, Burlington, Wa.

Instructor: Erin Vanhee

To register, follow the link below. Payment of $65.00 is required to hold your space. Thank you