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Folk medicine- Essences and hydrosols

FOLK MEDICINE- Essences and hydrosols PART 3 OF A 4 PART SERIES

EXCHANGE: R450 for 1 workshop or R1600 for all 4 workshops
Please note This workshop is part 3 of a 4-part series but can be attended as a single workshop.

Join The Wild Love as we dive into the myth and magic of folk medicine
In this workshop you will learn how to create your own flower essences and hydrosols with various herbs, flowers and local fynbos

The day will begin with an introduction to each plant and its various uses as well as how to harvest sustainably. You will learn the difference between hydrosols, infusions and essences and how to make each one. We use all our senses as we taste, touch, smell, look and listen when working with these floral creations.

During this workshop, we will explore our individual heart's needs through a guided meditation, discussion, and creating our own essence blends. We will talk about herbs and flower essences that can protect our heart's vulnerabilities as well as improves its capacity to fully express and receive joy and love. We will also craft individualised remedies for everyone to take home. 
This is mean’t to be a fun informative and hands-on workshop, igniting some magic and sparkle into your life with the wonderful world of plants.

Part 1: teas and tinctures
Part 2: smudge sticks and loose incense
Part 3: essences and hydrosols
Part 4: balms and salves


What to expect:
* Learn how to responsibly wild- harvest and grow your own herbs/plants
* Make your own unique wild-heart flower essence
*Create a smudge/room spray using the quick-cheat hydrosol method
*Create your own love potion to take home
* Use your senses as we Look, Touch, Taste, Listen and Smell, as we connect with each plant
* Enjoy some light snacks made from nutrient dense wild foraged foods after the workshop

What to bring:
A mug for your tea/water (trying to keep it waste free as possible)
Good vibes and a curious mind
*note pad and pen- optional (I will email all info to you afterwards)
**I will provide all other materials needed

Time: 10:00-15:00
Place: Muizenberg (details will be given upon booking)