Integrated Earth Medicine Camps
Integrated Earth Medicine
Weaving Gardens, Herbal Medicine & Daily Food into a continuum of health from the ground up. Condensed, focused instruction in 3 areas vital to embracing herbs as peoples' medicine.
Friday 10:00am - Sunday 4:00pm 7 hours each day
Registration: $250. Includes:
All instruction, Talking Stick Ceremony and a local food lunch each day
Dinner & Rustic Lodging are available for an additional fee. Please inquire.
Friday, April 17: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday, April 18: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday, April 19: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Are you interested in deepening your earth connection with nature as an ally? Guided by the question "How does nature work?" Then this Garden Camp is for you.
In these 3 days you will:
Begin to see through the eyes of a gardener living in place
Learn simple design techniques applicable in the garden and life
Natural gardening, common sense design, soil management
Compost using the simple, No-Turn BOCA method and other composting strategies
Propagation: seeds, division, cuttings,
Pruning: trees & shrubs
Learn simple methods to grow herbs, vegetables, flowers, berries, fruits and mushrooms with an integrated, close to home process
Learn what you need to start and grow your garden with a seasoned gardener and practicing herbalist in her hands-on, how-to garden of nearly 3 decades of growth & change.
Herbal Medicine Maker's Camp
Friday, June 12: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday, June 13: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday, June 14: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Making Herbal Medicine:
Learn to create herbal preparations for home use right from the garden...
Water-based preparations: infusions, decoctions, extracts, vinegars
Oil-based preparations: herb infused oils & fats
Pills, elixirs, honeys, gob-stoppers
Applied Herbal Medicine
The simples made in day 1 & 2 are crafted into an array of herbal preparations for cultivating health and vitality and for first aid application.
An herbal salve, cream, poultice, compress, massage oil, soak, bath and much more will be crafted in this full day of engagement with herbal preparations.
These handmade preparations from nature are used for daily health, first aid, acute or chronic situations, bath and beauty.
After this long-weekend...your life will be forever changed!
Food Camp, Unleashed
Friday, August 7: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday, August 8: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday, August 9: 10:00am - 4:00pm
You can make cheese, sauerkraut, kimchee in your own kitchen with simple, easy to find tools and supplies. It's simple, messy and fun.
Want to know an easy, delicious way to keep your fresh eggs into winter? Thoughts of brandied cherries, plum wine, aronia truffles keeping you awake at night?
Then, come to Food Camp, Unleashed! Find out why these foods enliven your table, improve your health and well-being and are just plain fun to make and eat. Join EagleSong for a long-weekend of hands-on food creation leading up to a sumptuous feast on Sunday afternoon. Bring 2 heads of cabbage and 1 wide-mouth quart canning jar and you'll pound the kraut and take home a jar of fresh sauerkraut at the end of camp. This weekend is best suited to intrepid food explorers and anyone wanting a life closer with earth and filled with culture...