Join us for five plant-filled days of practical skills in herbal medicine making. Learn how to prepare and preserve the valuable medicinal constituents that plants carry and create your very own herbal healing and beauty kit.
This hands- on workshop will give you the knowledge and skills you need to make your own hydrosols and essential oils, organic & herbal creams, body butters, soothing gels, salves and tinctures. Whether you are brand new to herbalism or you would like to deepen your skills, this 5 day practicum will give you the inspiration you need to transforming herbs into medicines in your own homes.
During the course you will learn:
The basic principles of alchemy
How to make hydrosols and essential oils using the process of distillation
How to make creams, salves and oil infusions
How to make body butters and soothing gels
How to make tinctures and other every day healing products.
Penny Livingston – Starke is internationally recognized as a prominent permaculture teacher, herbalist, natural builder, designer and speaker. She holds an MS in Eco- Social Regeneration and a Diploma in Permaculture Design.
Penny has been studying in Hermetic Tradition of alchemy and herbal medicine making in Europe and the United states for 4 years. Read more about Penny here.
Included in your course fee:
You will be leaving the course with your very own hydrosol, cream and salve. This course does not include accommodation, breakfast and dinner. It is non- residential, however accommodation is available on the farm at an extra cost. Upon booking you will be able to choose this option.
Cancellations and Refunds
We get that sometimes things happen and you may not be able to attend the course you paid for. Unless otherwise stated, as long as you let us know at least 30 days before the start of the course we will give you your money back less an admin fee of USD$100. Otherwise we can aslo transfer the full amount to any future course you want to attend at The Kul Kul Farm. If you cancel your booking within the 30 day period no refund will be given.