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Magic in Your Backyard
July 8, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm$249.00
Interactive Walk and Herbal Remedies Workshop
Presented by Della Rice Sylvester
Della is a First Nations’ Medicine woman and healer, cultural keeper, singer, ethnobotanist, & workshop trainer of the Cowichan peoples on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada. At an early age, Della was trained on ethical uses and practices with plant relations from her aunties and grandmothers. Engaged deeply in traditional way of knowing, Della has been studying the medicinal uses of plants all her life.
“Many say that Della has the sweetest singing voice. Join this Medicine Woman for an interactive walk with a healing energy overlay. Enjoy Della’s ability to ground herself in the moment and to use all her senses to respond to it.” “Sharing the personal self is the medicine”, as Della says. (This is quoted from the art therapy conference at the cultural center on Aug 12/13th, 2016)
In this workshop you will:
- Take a 2-3 hour walk in nature with Della to experience plants in their natural environment.
- Experience creating your own herbal balm and bath with traditionally dried herbs.
Location: Intuitive Mind Center, 2709 Bridgeport Way West, University Place, WA, 98466
(Location for the nature walk is to be determined)
Cost: $249, price includes most supplies for making the baths and balms. Class size limited to 20 participants.