August 30th at 4:30 pm

If you have been curious about learning how to make your own herbal medicine or wanting to expand your medicine cabinet at home, this class is for you! Making herbal medicine is an empowering way to connect with herbs and learn how to support your health and vitality.

In this hands on class we will discuss a wide variety of methods used to preserve and prepare herbal medicines, including teas, infusions, tinctures, glycerites and more.

We will begin by discussing different methods of preparing herbal medicine, learning about which herbal preparations work best for specific herbs, touching on the basic tenants of herbal formulation as well as going over some common herbs that are great for everyday life.

We will then move into hands on medicine making, learning how to make a variety of liquid herbal extracts, including tinctures, glycerites and oxymels (an extract made with apple cider vinegar and honey). You will leave this class with 3 different kinds of herbal medicine made by you!
*All supplies are included in ticket cost*

Amma is a clinical herbalist, plant nerd, kitchen witch and lifelong student of health and plants. She has maintained a lifelong connection to the realms of nature, and that love affair has informed her path as an herbalist and advocate of wellness through connection to nature and its medicines. She trained in bioregional herbalism, Ayurveda, ethical wildcrafting and clinical herbalism through the Hawthorn Institute and has continued to devote herself to the path of herbal medicine ever since.