Festival of Herbs Schedule

Festival of Herbs – Shamanistic Herbalism

December 2017 – April 2018

5 weekend classes, Meets 1st weekend of the month

Saturday & Sunday, 10am – 4pm at Dandelion Herbal Center

Celebrate the traditional and ritualistic uses of plants as Sacred Medicine.

Topics May Include: Sacred Plant Initiations • Plant Spirit Medicine • Honoring Rituals • Guided Visualizations • Ceremonial Traditions • Plant Meditations • Earth Altars • Divining Oracles • Teachings of the plants • Songs & Celebration • And more!

  • December 2 & 3, 2017

Rosemary Gladstar is, literally, a star figure in the field of modern herbalism, internationally renowned for her technical knowledge and stewardship in the global herbalist community. She has been learning, teaching and writing about herbs for over 40 years and is the author of eleven books.   www.sagemountain.com

  • January 6 & 7, 2018

Pam Montgomery is an author, practitioner and educator of Plant Spirit and Earth Healing. Since her childhood days, influenced by her grandmother in the eastern hills of Kentucky, she has been learning about the plants and their magnanimous spirits. She is on the forefront of bringing Plant Spirit Healing into the arena of Complementary and Alternative Medicine practice.   www.plantspirithealing.com or www.partnereartheducationcenter.com

  • February 3 & 4, 2018

Karyn Sanders has been working with plants for most of her life. She has had 10 years of traditional native american training- which started at the age of 7. She has also apprenticed with a curandera in her teens and studied western herbalism. She co-runs the Blue Otter School of Herbal Medicine in Fort Jones, CA. with Sarah Holmes.Karyn also has a live radio show—the Herbal Highway, Thursdays 1-2pm pst on KPFA  94.1/ kpfa.org—that has been running for 15 years.  www.blueotterschool.com

  • March 3 & 4, 2018

Julie Caldwell is the creator of Humboldt Herbals and has had the great pleasure to serve the community as an herbalist for over 18 years.  She’s a constant student of medicinal plants and the healing arts, and loves to teach about the beautiful and elegant relationship between people and plants.  She currently works with people through intuitive herbal consultation and Plant Spirit Medicine. www.humboldtherbals.com

  • March 31 & April 1, 2018

Kathleen (Kat) Harrison is an ethnobotanist who loves to explore the relationship between plants, mushrooms and human beings—particularly in the realms that are often hidden: cultural beliefs, personification of species, rituals of healing and initiation, vision-seeking modalities, and artistic creations that illustrate the plant-human relationship. She also studies and teaches the deep history of humans in nature, encompassing both before and since the advent of agriculture.   www.botanicaldimensions.org


Tuition $1195.    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

*Individual Classes $275 (if available)

This class is only offered every other year, so reserve your spot now.

Register online or call (707) 442-8157

janeb@arcatanet.com • 4803 Greenwood Heights Dr., Kneeland, CA  95549