Learn how to make herbal infused oils, lotions and salves. Fun and messy demonstrations of the methods will let you see first hand how to prepare a variety of oils and salves that get the most healing medicine from your plants. We will cover oil solubility factors of herbal constituents, using different heat sources, working with fresh and dry plant material, measurements and ratios, and which herbs to use for applications such as pain relief, wound healing, relaxing muscle tension and more.
We welcome you back to in-person herbal medicine classes!
Our outdoor classroom is at the Sherrett Food Forest. There will be a plant sale on the same day, so if you arrive a little early you can buy produce and amazing garden plants and trees for your home.
To bring: Note taking materials. Clothes for staying very warm and dry. Good boots. We will have some kind of small heat source, but essentially we will be under shelter outdoors and Spring weather is variable. Bundle up.
Date: Sunday, May 15, 2022
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 PM
Details about the exact meeting locations are included in the PDF.
Important: When you purchase the class you will be emailed a link to download a PDF file containing details about the class locations and other necessary instructions. This link will be active for 30 days. If the link expires you may email us for a new link. However, as we prefer to spend our time in the woods rather than on the computer, we recommend downloading the file immediately.
Refund Policy: Full refunds can be given (minus $15 admin fee) for cancellations more than 1 week prior to the class. 50% refund can be made for cancellations made less than 1 week before the class. No refunds are possible for cancellations made less than 24 hours before the start of the class or once it has begun.