Have you ever pondered the medicinal properties of fennel or echinacea? Do you find the modern habit of taking drugs and pills unhealthy in itself? This may be the place for you. Natural herbal courses are run by experienced herbalists and involve teaching you how to concoct your own natural cosmetics and medicinal remedies - tailored for you!
Herb walks at Hellens Garden Festival, Much Marcle (free once you have paid the entry fee to festival).
A guided walk around the herb garden at Hellens Manor, and discussion of the historical and current use of herbs in medicine.
On Sunday, a talk and demo of my top 20 herbs ; how to cultivate, harvest and use them for health and well being.
Herb walk at the Herefordshire Wildlife Trust Queenswood Country Park. A 2 hour amble identifying & discussing the herbs we find along the way.
We will be identifying the herbs we find on our walk and discussing the principles of using herbs for maintaining our health and well being. The aim is to increase our appreciation of the natural resources around us and increase our knowledge & understanding of herbs and our relationship with them....
Join me, Jade Mellor, a professional forager for nearly ten years and owner of foraging business Wild Pickings for a Spring foray!
Its the time for fresh and tasty wild greens which are packed with vitamins and full of goodness. We will begin the day with a stroll around Cardigan’s lanes learning about and gathering a rich variety of edible seasonal leaves. Bring a basket or something similar to carry your harvest and we will...
Ever wonder how lipsticks are made? Ever go to shops and struggle to find the perfect match for your outfit or special occasion and want to find the perfect colour for yourself?
Well, at Token studio, you can attend London’s very first lipstick making workshop, with edible, natural ingredients - you will never have to worry about what’s on your lips!
How the course is run:
During this workshop, you will be using completely natural...
Foraging Day at Hafod Estate, Ystwyth Valley, Ceredigion (about 12 miles from Aberystwyth)
Join professional forager Jade Mellor for a full day of wild food foraging.
Spring is a time of abundance and new life. Of fresh, green leaves, edible blooms and the most tender, tasty and nutritious wild food. Join me in this very special opportunity to spend a whole day foraging in the heart of the beautiful, magical, Hafod estate . We will...
Learn how to make a range of medicinal products using herbs and common kitchen ingredients. Stock your larder with effective, safe and easy to make at home natural medicines. Easily converted to beauty products once you have the base formulas.
Introduction to Herbal Remedies
An introductory day of plant knowledge, traditional healing and remedies.
We will look at ...
Herbal Medicine: the Art and Science
The Plants: identification, how we use them
The Remedies: teas, tinctures, oils, salves, creams, and many more...
Your First Steps: growing your own herbs, wild harvesting, preparation, preserving
Learn how to use herbs medicinally, including sensory sessions and tastings.
You will take home a selection of taster remedies and a...
Intuitive Plant Medicine Course
A one day special workshop…
Learn intuitively from the living plants in my herb garden.
We'll weave in plant mythology and folklore from our ancient British native healing traditions. We will listen to the plants, opening to their essence, their spirit.
Find your own plant ally and develop your own intimate relationship through 'day-dreaming' and a drumming journey, receive their healing gifts and wisdom.
Some of the topics covered include making...
Have you ever wanted to learn how to identify common, locally found plants? How about learning how to make medicine using the contents of your spice rack, or using easily obtained ingredients? Why not join me for a range of one day sessions where you will learn how to:
How to gather, dry and prepare your own herbs
How to make a variety of different plant medicines
How to use those plant medicines to treat...
June 29th – Festival Fusion Course – creating the perfect drinks for a summer’s day
July 27th – Summer Sessions Course – creating the perfect drinks for a summer’s day
October 12th – Hedgerow Harvest Course – using some of the best ingredients to create and prepare for the winter months
November 30th – Winter Warmer Course – creating toasty tipples to guarantee a very festive season
Our Wildcrafted Cocktail Courses are designed to get...