Welcome to our Classes & Workshops 

SPRING & SUMMER SCHEDULE IS HERE!

We have a little something for everyone, and a truly unique experience. It is our goal to provide you with the information and experience that inspires your passion for natural healing and plant medicine, enhances your sense of community and encourages your desire to integrate wellness into your life. Here are a few things to know when you come to class:

  • Bring a mug...we are always brewing tea and love to share it with you. And feel free to bring anything else you might need to be comfortable. 
  • We like to show, taste, test, try, make, and otherwise help you experience plants, oils, teas, tinctures, or whatever we might be discussing. Oh, and we want you to have samples to take home! Your class registration includes ALL class supplies and creative materials unless otherwise noted. 
  • You receive 10% of any shopping the night of a class, so you can pick-up your supplies and keep the fun going at home!
  • Drop-ins are welcome, but pre-registration is encouraged, as class sizes are limited. 
  • Please note our class cancellation policy: No cash refunds. Deposits are non-refundable for all classes. Class credit will be given for single night class if cancelled within 48 hours, and for series class cancelled 7 days prior to start date. 

Essences of marshmallow, self heal, and datura under a full moon. 

Essences of marshmallow, self heal, and datura under a full moon. 

Sacred Healing & Earth Medicine
Wednesday May 25th
6:30 - 9:00pm
Clear the energies that are interfering with your ability for growth, healing, and renewal with sacred, ancestral, and earth centered healing techniques. This class is hands on and experiential. We will demonstrate and practice the traditions and techniques as we explore them.   
Cost: $35


Talismans, Totems & Ritual Tools
Friday June 3rd
6:30 - 9:30pm
Spend an evening deep in the medicine of our animal & plant totems, crafting talismans, smudge fans and smudge bundles, and rattles. Crafting our tools helps to nourish our partnerships with their healing energies, and a ceremonial blessing helps to fully infuse the talismans with their totem medicines. 
Cost: $65

Intro to Botany
Sunday June 5th
10:00am - 4:00pm
Have you ever wished you could be on a long stroll with an herbalist/botanist who could help you learn to identify medicinal plants in our beautiful Rocky Mountain region?  Some of the deepest healing possible comes through our connection with nature.  Enhance your understanding of your local plants and ecosystems by going on this nerdy hike where you learn basics of plant identification, ecology, and wildcrafting ethics.  We will plan to hike 3-5 miles, with frequent stops to discuss the local flora. Please note that we will be talking about medicinal plants on this trip, not harvesting them.  We will meet at 10am to carpool and will plan to be out until late afternoon.   All proceeds will be donated to United Plant Savers
Cost: $65 

Shamanic Herbalism
Wednesday June 8th
6:30 - 9:00pm
We go beyond the physical healing qualities of our plant allies in this class, to being to partner with their vibrational, spiritual, and magical uses, as learned throughout time and traditions. We will discuss everything from nettle to datura, and how to connect with the spirit of the plants for healing and guidance.  
Cost: $25

An Evening with the Honey Bee
Tuesday June 14th -DATE CHANGE FROM PRINT
6:30 - 9:00pm
Learn about the importance of honey bees, products that can be made with honey and beeswax, how to create a bee-friendly yard and incorporate bee products into your diet and lifestyle. *100% of registration fees will be donated to the Honey Bee Conservency  
Cost: $25

Rose "The Queen of the Garden" : A heart centered approach to healing
Wednesday June 15th
6:30 - 9:00pm
This class will explore the treasured rose in all her glory, and delve into the spiritual significance and symbolism of the Rose seen throughout history. We will learn  how to utilize her medicine for all matters of the heart  In addition to learning  the various uses and herbal preparations of rose, a select few botanicals will  also be covered. You will leave well acquainted with an herbal toolbox to help comfort a dispirited heart, and bring strength and courage during  adverse times.
Cost: $35

Introduction to Gems & Crystals
Sunday July 10th
1:00 - 3:30pm
Gaia provides us with many healing allies, crystals and gemstones being one of the most powerful She has to offer.  Come join us in tapping into and utilizing these amazing tools of healing support! We will explore healing properties, selection of stones & clearing them, gem bath preparations and everyone will make a crystal amulet bag. 
Cost: $65 


WORKSHOPS

Red Tent Medicine Weekends                                                                                                                                     Saturday May 28th 10am-4pm                                                                                                                                      Spend the day immersed in the medicine, lore and spirit of the divine feminine. Return to the source, journey to the self, be held in sacred space. We will move at our own pace, focused only on self-care. Each weekend is dynamic, and will honor the energies, desires and needs of the women in the tent.                                                    Cost: $75
With: Kristin Schuch, Women’s Health Practitioner & Co-Owner at Apothecary Tinctura
 
Introduction to Shamanic Journeying & Healing Guides
Sunday June 12th
1:00 - 4:00pm
Do you want to know more about the Shamanic journey?  Are you curious about your Guides, who they are, and how to connect with them?  Then this is the class for you!  During our time together we will explore the beautiful healing practice of the Shamanic journey, intuition, and healing Guides.   

  • Helpful tips and tools in understanding and enhancing your intuition 
  • Exploration and a better understanding of your Guides
  • Exploration and a better understanding of the Shamanic journey
  • A Shamanic journey and meeting your primary Guide
  • Making and taking home a dream amulet
  • Your very own Energetic Essence to take home

Cost: $85
With: Rev. Ann Rene Drewry, Owner at Wise Woman Wellness

 


 

Foundation of Herbalism

Deepen your understanding of natural remedies in our foundations of herbalism courses. Each series class helps you balance and integrate your knowledge of herbal medicine, aromatherapy & holistic healing. These courses are run throughout the year and are intended to build your knowledge base for personal & community applications. 

Foundations of Aromatherapy
STAY TUNED FOR UPCOMING DATES

A full sensory experience, this class is a journey into the sophisticated yet simple art of aromatherapy. Essential oils are gentle, yet powerful, tools for creating change and supporting health. In class we will learn:
•    Methods of application & quality of oils
•    Functional groups used to classify and blend oils
•    Therapeutic use and materia medica
•    Hands-on class making hydrosol elixirs & perfumes
Cost: $200 Non-refundable Deposit: $100
With: Kim Thompson, Clinical Herbalist & Aromatherapist

Roots of Herbal Medicine: Weekend Immersion
STAY TUNED FOR UPCOMING DATES
Part of our herbal foundation series, this class is open to herbal students of all backgrounds. It is also prerequisite for the Herbal Apprenticeship program. We will explore:

  • The principles of Traditional Western Herbalism and Folk Medicine
  • Basic Anatomy and Physiology, as it applies to understanding how herbs affect the body.  
  • Herbal remedies and preparations to create health and balance for each system 
  • Selecting, growing and basic herbal medicine making. 
  • Herbal tastes and formulating 

Cost: $200 Non-refundable Deposit: $100
With: Kristin Schuch, Herbal Educator

Green Pharmacy
5 consecutive Tuesday evenings
April 26th - May 24th   
6:30 - 9:00pm
For the beginner and herb enthusiasts alike, this class is a wonderful way to experience herbs and learn more learn to make quality herbal medicines. Why not turn your garden into a bountiful herbal pharmacy; we’ll learn to prepare and use:

  • Medicinal Teas
  • Oils and Salves
  • Liniments & Poultices
  • Vinegars & Elixirs
  • Tinctures 

Cost: $200 Non-refundable Deposit: $100, Drop-in Rate $45
With: Birch Foster, Clinical Herbalist & Brett Cook, Co-Ownder and Medicine-maker at Apothecary