Join us for two 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 medicine kit.
This hands- on workshop will give you the knowledge and skills you need to make your own organic & herbal creams, body butters, soothing gels and salves. Whether you are brand new to herbal medicines or you would like to deepen your skills, this 2 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
How to extract the healing constituents from plants
How to prepare a hydrosol using the process of distillation
How to make creams and oil infusions
How to make creams, salves, tinctures, body butters and soothing gels
How to preserve and prepare a number of skin healing remedies
More About Your Teacher:
Penny Livingston – Starke is internationally recognized as a prominent permaculture teacher, 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:
Your course fee includes lunch on both days and all materials, herbs and products you will need to make your very own herbal medicines to take home.
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$80. Otherwise we can aslo transfer the full amount to any future course you want to attend at The Kul Kul Farm.