March, 2020

sat28mar(mar 28)10:00 AMsun29(mar 29)4:00 PMHerbal Medicine Course (2 Days)10:00 AM - 4:00 PM (29) Castle Orchard, Putley, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR8 2RH, UK INFO:RECURRING EVENT

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Herbal Medicine Course

Herbal medicine course ia a weekend course covering the basics of using herb in the home.

Course Overview
An exploration of the uses of herbs and learn to make your own top quality cosmetics and herbal preparations. Includes ID, growing, harvesting from my organic garden, drying and storing herbs.

A practical 2 day workshop making teas, decoctions, infused oils, ointments, creams and other remedies

This herbal medicine making course run by qualified herbalist Rowan McOnegal, who has 30 years experience of working as a herbalist.

Come and learn how to make your own top quality additive free cosmetics and medicinal preparations, explore and harvest herbs from Rowan’s organic garden in the heart of Herefordshire. This practical weekend course will enable you to make herbal remedies from fresh and dried herbs.

The course covers:

  • The principles of herbal medicine and self help guidelines
  • Identification (ID), wild crafting,growing, harvesting,drying and storing herbs
  • Cosmetics and medicinal preparations such as teas, tinctures, inhalations, baths, ointments, infused oils, creams, rubs, and syrups.

The ‘hands-on’ approach aims to increase your confidence in and knowledge of the use of herbs for healing. You will make at least 3 herbal preparations and take away ideas for many more.

Courses are held at Rowan’s eco home in rural Herefordshire and run throughout the year, using seasonal herbs, for example, elecampane root for syrup in the autumn and winter, marigolds for infused oil in summer.

There is always something to harvest!

Price:
£195

Price Includes:
Includes all materials (jars, bottles, waxes, infused and essential oils, dried and fresh herbs)
Refreshments
Please bring your own packed lunch

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Time

28 (Saturday) 10:00 AM - 29 (Sunday) 4:00 PM

All Events At This Location

Castle Orchard

Putley, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR8 2RH, UK

Future Event Times In This Recurring Series

8th August 2020 10:00 AM19th September 2020 10:00 AM10th October 2020 10:00 AM10th October 2020 10:00 AM

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