Practical Medicine Making Course – Fundraiser for Herbalists without Borders

Summary information

This weekend residential course is a fundraiser for Herbalists without Borders Bristol. Learn practical herbal medicine making skills.

By the end of the course you will know how to make:
• Ointments, Balms and Creams
• Herbal Vinegars and Oxymels
• Medicinal Tinctures
• Cough Syrups

You will also learn:
• Basic wildcrafting
• Effective harvesting, drying and storage of medicinal plants
• Herbal ethics and sustainability
• Holistic approaches to digestion and immunity
• How to start a Herbalists without Borders Chapter in your area
• Recipes for medicines used by Herbalists without Borders

Cost: £275. This includes all meals and camping accommodation at a beautiful 4-acre permaculture smallholding with hot showers and a sauna. Please contact us if you need financial support to participate.

About the Tutors: Becs Griffiths and Annwen Jones are two passionate and experienced medical herbalists who run the Rhizome Community Herbal Clinic in Bristol.

About Herbalists without Borders Bristol: HWB provides free herbal healthcare to asylum seekers, refugees and migrants in collaboration with herbalists, herb growers, and local migrant support projects. It is a completely grassroots project and the donations from the course will directly go to materials for the clinic. Learn more at:

Booking and further information
Contact Details: 
£275. Some free and subsidised places available.
Dates and times
28 April 2018
29 April 2018
Becs Griffiths, Annwen Jones
Venue information

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