|Albuquerque HerbalismClasses in the Western Herbalism Traditionhttp://www.albuquerqueherbalism.com
2013 Spring Semester Classes:
• Local Medicinal Weeds: Sat. April 13, 10am to 11:30am
Learn about medicinal weeds commonly found in parks, fields, yards, roadsides, and waste areas of the Albuquerque area. Discussions include wild habitat, cultivation, harvesting, preparation, dosage, herbal actions, and healing uses for each plant. Class costs $15 plus tax and is limited to 10.
• Kitchen Cosmetics II: Bath & Body: Wed., May 29, 6 to 8pm
Learn how to make luscious salt and sugar scrubs and fizzy bath bombs and take home samples of what you make in class. Class costs $25 plus tax (including all supplies) and is limited to 10.
• Herbalism 1: Thurs., May 16, 23, 30, June 6, 13, 20, 6pm to 8pm
Make your own tinctures, salves, & teas. Visit an herbal medicine garden. Learn to use herbs for respiratory infections, digestive illness, ear infections, sore throats, auto-immunity, first aid, and skin treatments. Class cost is $150 plus tax for the 6- week series and is limited to 8.
• Native Plant Medicine: Wild Herbs of New Mexico: Sat., June 1 & 8, 10am to 12 noon
Learn about native New Mexico medicinal herbs in a 2 part series that combines classroom discussion and a wild herb walk on Sandia Crest. The series costs $45 plus tax and is limited to 10.
• Herbal Baby: Products for Sensitive Skin: Wed., June 12, 6pm to 8:30pm
Make your own salve, body powder, and bath herbs all with ingredients safe for the most sensitive skin. Take home what we make in class. Class cost is $45 (including all supplies) and is limited to 8.for more information or to register, please visit http://www.albuquerqueherbalism.com