2022Weekend Herb Workshops
CURRENTLY ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS
March, May, June, September, October, November
$150. for each 2-day weekend workshop (click here to go directly to online registration)
Saturday: 10:00am - 3:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 3:30pm
WHAT TO EXPECT
Each weekend workshop with EagleSong Gardener includes a daily talking stick ceremony, a garden plant/herb ID walk, 2 local food lunches and all instruction. Bringing herbs to life!
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Course content is determined by garden allies in residence, rhythms & patterns in nature and guided by wise woman ways...The croft is in a dynamic state of flux...allowing new material, information and decomposition to move through naturally. The following is a general outline of the territory we'll be passing through...Guest presenters may join in.
WORKSHOP DATES + CONTENT, AT A GLANCE
March 12-13 l Hands-On Herbs Grounding In Place, Navigating in Motion
Grounding in place with seasonal rhythms & patterns in nature. The art, craft & science of simpling. Engaging optimum nourishment year round. Preparing early spring greens & tonics. Nettle root, violet, chickweed, shot weed, arugula, lungwort. Does a weekend in the country cure or cause Spring Fever? Come find out!
April 8-9-10 | 3 - Day Garden Camp
From growing gardens large & small to cultivating multi-species habitat. 3 full days of garden design, soil, fertility, compost, propagation in harmony with nature. No-dig, permaculture principles, eclectic gardens. Local, native & exotic plants. Learn more
May 14-15 Hands-On Herbs Spring Gardens & Foraging Field Trip
Foraging wild & cultivated food in the dooryard, at the croft and a local farm! You'll make nettle soup & harvest wild salad in the gardens. Meet dandelions, sorrel, horsetail, willows & spring flowers. Make green medicine. Taste spring tonics. Bite buds. ID local plants and learn how to use them.
June 11-12 | Hands-On Herbs & the Immune System
Immune system, lymphatics, respiratory toning and strengthening. Reducing inflammation, cooling fire, soothing, moistening, nourishing...with Elder Flower, Lavender, Linden, Hawthorn flower & leaf, Roses, Alliums. Summer. Joy.
July 8-9-10| 3-Day Herbal Medicine Maker's Camp
Hands-On: Herbal Medicine Making where you create herbal medicines right in the garden to take home and use in your home...Learn more
August 12-13-14 | Food Camp, Unleashed
Hands-On: Local & global food traditions through time & place. Digestion. Gut. Intelligence. Intuition. First Harvest. Fulfillment. Learn more
September 10-11 | Hands-On Herbs & the Heart
Heart health, circulation, blood; apples, hawthorn fruit, ginger, cayenne, zanthoxylums. Bioflavinoids, free radicals, adaptogens and longevity. Movement. Happiness...
October 9-10 | Hands-On Herbs with Roots & Seeds & Sinews
Roots and seeds, elecampane, comfrey & dandelion roots, bone broth. Harvesting & processing seed. More rockin' dirt time! An in-depth exploration of joints, ligaments and the sinews that hold you together. Flexibility. Resilience.
November 13 | Hands-On Herbs Visioning, Story Medicine, Transformation (only 1 day this month $75.)
Magical plants, visioning, love potions, natural scent therapy, dream pillows, flying ointments. Approaching darkness. Talking story. Falling. Spiraling. Transformation.