Herb-Gift-Palooza

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Date(s) - Thu. Dec. 14, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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About the Event: As we skate into the holidays, now is the perfect time to learn how to make herbal gifts for your friends and family. In this workshop. we’ll make a simple syrup of a tasty aromatic herb that can be used to spice up your recipes (which can be repeated with almost any herb for endless herb preservation and culinary joys), as well as a unique herbal chai blend that can be adapted into teas, holiday drinks or a variety of recipes (and learn about the medicinal qualities of these spices). We’ll even make topical herbal items, including an herb infused cream, that is natural and protects and brightens. In fact, if time allows we will make a few different types of topical items. You will also take at least one of these gifts home with you at the end of the session.

About the Facilitator: Heather Irvine has been leading herbal how to workshops for over 10 years, including herbal medicine making topics, specific health topics and growing and gathering herbs. She had an herbal product making business, Giving Tree Botanicals, for around 10 years in Vermont, and now guides herbal students and herbal health clients from her office at The Armory.

Note: This course needs a minimum of 3 participants to run. If the course does not reach minimum enrollment 2 days before the scheduled date, the course will be canceled and tickets will be refunded. Tickets can  be purchased in advance here.