8 Month Home Herbalist Course
Skills for the Home Based Herbalist
- 400 US dollars$400
- Location 1
Are you an individual who is looking to learn simple and cost efficient ways to take better care of yourself and your family?? This eight month course will give you all the basics you need to create simple preparations for first aide, immune support, and comforting remedies during cold/flu season using safe and gentle botanicals that are native to our Pocono woodlands or could be easily grown in the ground of your home garden or in containers. This is a hands on course and students will be expected to complete small projects as class progresses in order to be able to learn and integrate new skills. Videos will be provided to assist students in completing projects. Companion handouts will also be provided with basic recipes and ideas to get you started. Below you will find a syllabus of what the course will cover as well as a bullet list of what services and supports the class will include. Part One - How to Set up Your Home Apothecary Part Two - Infusions and Decoctions Part Three – Syrups, Infused Honeys and Oxymels Part Four - Infused Oils Part Five- Salves and Balms Part Six – Tinctures and Glycerites Part Seven – First Aide Part Eight – The Art of Ritual – Using Botanical Scent to Perfume the Home and Body A more detailed syllabus can be provided at your request. Classes meet once per month at my home for three hours with support in between these in person sessions via phone, Skype, and a dedicated Facebook page.