Join folk herbalist Amber Kennedy of Boheme Botanika to blend delicious herbal teas for health and healing. Taste samples and blend your own hand crafted tea made from organically grown and sustainably wildcrafted herbs.
Learn the folkloric method of preparing and preserving herbs for tincturing. Discover how to extract the most beneficial compounds from herbs, roots, and flowers into an alcohol based preparation.You will make your own herbal tincture to take home.
Talk and book-signing. Being in nature nourishes our bodies, minds, and spirits. Creating Sanctuary, by natural living expert Jessi Bloom, helps you discover the places, plants, and practices that can soothe and restore you every day, in your own backyard. Part inspiration, part how-to, this engaging guide includes ideas for designing a healing space, 50 medicinal plant profiles, recipes for herbal remedies and self-care rituals, and loads more.
Member $36.00, Non-member $50.00; Materials Included
Instructor: Karen OBrien
Historically the stillroom was a room connected with the kitchen where medicines, cosmetics, home cleaning products, and home-brewed beer or wine was prepared. This costumed presentation looks at herbs in 16th century life and offers participants a chance to make their own herbal elixir.