INTEGRATED EARTH MEDICINE CAMPS
Now Booking for 2021 Season
INTEGRATED EARTH MEDICINE CAMPS
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.
3-Day Integrated Earth Medicine Camps
Friday 10:00am - Sunday 4:00pm
All instruction, Talking Stick Ceremony and a local food lunch each day
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From growing gardens to cultivating habitat...
Friday, May 7: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday, May 8 : 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday, May 9: 10:00am - 3:30pm
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. You'll learn generative gardening, common sense design, soil management, how to reduce inputs and increase harvest...to cultivate a place where you'll begin to see with the eyes of a gardener-forager...
Friday Focus: Earth & Design, Grounding
Learn simple design techniques that make gardens generative habitats. Design for access.
Determine your goals? How much time do you have to garden? How can you succeed now and grow into the future?
Bring your questions and a drawing of your garden space you can work with to...
Learn what you need to start and grow your own garden
Saturday Focus: Growing Abundant Gardens
Compost: You'll learn the simple, No-Turn BOCA method and other composting strategies
Fertility: is all about teaming with microbes
Propagation: seeds, division, cuttings
Learn simple methods to grow herbs, vegetables, flowers, berries, fruits and mushrooms using an integrated hands-on process
Sunday Focus: Growing Up in Generative Gardens
Pruning: Trees, shrubs & berries
Coppicing & pollarding: Willows & hawthorns
Creating boundaries: Hedging, dead-hedging, fences
Vines: Weaving garden layers together in the 3rd dimension
Garden skills and simple tools make your time in the garden a pleasure. What better way to slow down and enjoy earth time?
HERBAL MEDICINE MAKER'S CAMP
Friday, July 9: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday, June 13: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday, June 14: 10:00am - 3:30pm
Making Herbal Medicine: You'll learn to create herbal preparations for home use right from the garden...
Friday Focus: Water-based preparations
Harvesting and preparing herbs for water-based preparations: nourishing herbal infusions, teas, decoctions, extracts, vinegars, tinctures, baths...
Saturday Focus: Oil based preparations
Harvesting & preparing herbs for oil-based preparations: herb infused oils & fats, salves, creams, lotions, massage oil, enfleurage
Sunday Focus: The Interesting bits...
Pills, elixirs, honeys, electuaries, gob-stoppers
First aid applications of herbal remedies
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! Because...You can do this with your own heart & hands at home!
FOOD CAMP, UNLEASHED
Friday, August 13: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday, August 14: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday, August 15: 10:00am - 3:30pm
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 full weekend of hands-on food creation leading up to a sumptuous feast on Sunday afternoon in the . 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 for intrepid food explorers and anyone wanting a life closer with earth and filled with culture...