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Making Medicine: Tinctures & Salves

Sunday | October 18, 2020 | 3:00 pm — 5:00 pm

The Institute of Urban Homesteading | North Oakland, CA

This workshop offers an overview of different herbal products that can be easily made at home including salves, slathers, tinctures, teas, poultices and decoctions. We’ll learn a little about sourcing herbs –buying, wildcrafting and growing your own and good books for getting started learning which plants for what.  Then we’ll learn folk method processes for making tinctures and salves. Each person will take home at least one tincture and one salve.

THIS IS A LIVE, IN-PERSON, HANDS ON CLASS.  To be held outdoors with limited seating to ensure safe physical distancing.  Masks required, hand sanitation provided.

When: Sunday October 18, 2020 3pm-5pm
Where: Berkeley
How Much: $50-80 sliding scale plus $12 supply fee to be brought in cash on the day of class
Instructor: K.Ruby Blume

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Cost: $50 – $80
Please contact organizer for wheelchair accessibility information.

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