SANG LEE SERIES OF HERBAL STUDIES (SPRING 2018)
In this 20 hour series, Karen Lee and Courtney Hall of Sang Lee Farms will guide you through a wholesome, joyful, and hands-on approach to living a more mindful and healthy life by means of connecting with plants as food and medicine. This series will focus heavily on self-care and the importance of sourcing, preparing, and taking the time to treat and cook oneself nourishing therapeutic remedies. You will take home teas, tinctures, oils, salves, recipes, and soups, but even more importantly you will leave knowing how to better care for yourself utilizing simple, all-natural practices that rest beneath your very feet.
CURRICULUM: medicinal properties and origins of herbs, Medicine Making and Formulating: hand-crafting your own tincture, cordial, and salve, harvesting and drying herbs, infusions and decoctions, body systems and contraindications, proper dosage and application of herbs, actions of herbs, root medicine / root veggies, medicinal mushrooms, liver health, energy medicine / flower essences, eating with the seasons, Cooking bone broth
$840 (includes $100 materials fee)
$140 deposit due by 2/15, remaining $700 due by start of class
March 1st | 5:30pm-8:30pm
March 8th | 5:30pm-8:30pm
March 15th | 5:00pm-9:00pm
March 22nd | 5:30pm- 8:30pm
March 29th | 5:30pm-8:30pm
April 5th | 5:00pm-9:00pm
April 12th | 5:30pm-7:30pm Potluck Celebration
*Class size limited to maximize teacher student interaction & learning*
EARTH IMMERSION SERIES (SUMMER 2018)
Join certified Herbalist and flower essence practitioner Courtney Hall as you plant yourself into earth based healing and ceremony. You will meet once a month for 5 months, and conclude with a personal medicine walk at month 6. Each class will take place in the woods or on the farm and includes moderate hiking, sun exposure, and an open heart!
enhancing intuition with plants
wild plant identification
creating paho (traditional cornmeal offerings to plants)
crafting ceremonial buckskin beaded medicine pouches
harvesting and wrapping smudge bundles
positive prayer, ritual, and altar work
connecting with animal medicine, in this course we will work with the ground turkey.
the final walkabout-an individual medicine walk where you will fast for several hours out in the wilderness by yourself.
April 21st 9am-12pm
May 5th 9am-12pm
June 9th 9am-12pm
July 14th 9am-12pm
August 4th 9am-12 pm
September 8th The final walkabout 8am-3pm
September 15th Noon potluck celebration and sharing circle
MORE WORKSHOPS COMING THIS SPRING!
Courtney L. Hall is a Certified Herbalist through the California School of Herbal Studies (500 +hr.), and a Certified Flower Essence Practitioner through Alaskan Essences. Having studied two years under a Cherokee native, and completed a traditional Lakota vision quest and sweat lodge training, she focuses heavily on Native American energetics, vibrational therapeutics, and western herbalism. She is dedicated to teaching and healing through nature, reconnecting people with spirit, and being a caretaker of this beautiful planet. Courtney has been in practice teaching, treating, and creating herbal formulas for over 7 years. Courtney is the in house nursery manager this season at Sang Lee Farms.