the magical garden
A Community Class on the Healing Power of Plants
A nine week class that will explore the medicinal, nutritional, and spiritual, properties of common plants.
Learn simple, practical, ways to integrate the healing properties of plants to enhance and/or sustain the overall well-being of yourself and your family. In our time together, a fair amount of time will be hands on; learning field identification, and engaging in medicine making. A sampling of plant divisions for a startup herbal garden will be offered to interested students.
Learn to make and use:
- Infused medicinal oils
- Herbal tea blends
- Nutritive infusions
- Salves and balms
- Flower essences
- Dreaming potions
- Wild foods
Each person will come away with a starter medicine chest that is approximately a 100.00 value.
9 Mondays, April 2019, DATES TBA.
Class fee, including materials and digital course pack, is 300.00
RSVP and payment necessary to hold a space.
Scholarships are available to people of color.
Ann Arbor Teacher and Contact:
ShuNahSii Rose - you can find more info about ShuNahSii here, but when it comes to the arena of natural healing, like many traditional healers, ShuNahSii was born with an inherent affinity and passion for the plants. She began her study of herbal medicine in 1982 with a range of exceptional “herb mothers” including: Anishinaabe elder and ethnobotanist, Grandmother Keewaydinoquay; internationally renowned Dr. Rosita Arvigo (author of several books including Sastun-My Apprenticeship with a Maya Healer); and Susun Weed.
For further info contact: shunahsii(at)insacredbalance(dot)org or 734-761-9148
Philly Teacher and Contact:
Jacks Overstreet - Jacks is a community herbalist and full spectrum Doula. She has been studying and practicing herbal medicine and plant magic extensively since 1998. She began teaching, offering classes and workshops, in 2008. With deep roots in the Wise Woman Tradition, Jacks offers support that is both practical and magical, knowing that it is in the mundane that we can access some of our greatest moments of healing and transformation.
For further info contact:allied.herbals(at)gmail(dot)com 215-900-9682