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HERBAL MEDICINE MAKING DAYS

HEDGEROW MEDICINE
 
Courses are held at Castle Orchard, near Ledbury, Herefordshire HR8 2RH. They begin at 10.00am and end at 4.00pm. Numbers are kept to a maximum of 7 people per course.
 
All materials, jars, bottles, wax, oils, dried and fresh herbs, a vegetarian lunch with drinks and cakes, are included in the cost of the course.
 
If you would like more information please ring Rowan. To book a place on a course, please use the form below.
 

BOOKING AND ENQUIRIES

Bookings are taken on a first come, first served basis. Provisional bookings can be made by telephone or email and can normally be held for three days, awaiting confirmation on the attached booking form together with £50.00 deposit.
N.B The remainder of the course fee should be paid 30 days prior to the course date.
 
COURSE FEES:
  • TWO-DAY weekend courses from £195.00
  • ONE-DAY courses from £95.00
  • SPECIAL courses priced accordingly
  • A course fee includes a vegetarian lunch and the cost of all materials used.
  • For specific prices, see below.
  • CANCELLATIONS

    The deposit (minus a £5.00 administration charge) will be refunded if a written cancellation is received at least 30 days before the start of the course. Otherwise the course fee will not be refunded unless that place can be filled.

    BOOKING FORM 2018

    These practical courses will enable participants to make herbal remedies from fresh and dried herbs.
     
    A hands-on approach aims to increase confidence in and knowledge of the use of herbs for healing. You will go away with at least two herbal preparations that you have helped to make and lots of ideas for more
     

    I wish to book for the following course(s) in 2018:

    place(s) The Art Of Natural Perfumery: Create your own perfumes using essential and infused oils.
    Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th April 2018 10am - 4pm £210.00

    place(s) Spring Tonics: Elderflower, nettle, cleavers and marigold practical sessions.
    Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd April 2018 10am - 4pm £195.00

    place(s) Herb Walk: at Herefordshire Wildlife Trust, Queenswood Country Park.
    Saturday 28th April 2018 10am - 12am or 1pm - 3pm £7.00

    place(s) Introduction To Herbal Medicine: A practical introduction to the preparation and use of herbs.
  • basic principles of herbal medicine and self help guidelines;
  • identification, growing, harvesting, drying and storage of herbs;
  • cosmetic and medicinal preparations such as teas, tinctures, inhalations, baths, rubs, ointments, creams, syrups and infused oils;
  • exploration and harvesting of herbs from my own organic garden at Castle Orchard.
  • Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th May 2018 10am - 4pm both days £195.00

    place(s) The Natural Health Chest: Assemble your own! Includes herbal approaches to common conditions.
    Saturday 2nd June 2018 10am - 5pm £95.00

    place(s) Herb Walks: at Hellens Garden Festival, Much Marcle.
    Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th June 2018 10am - 4pm Free with entry fee to Hellens Garden Festival

    place(s) Herbal Delights: a Midsummer residential course at Hellens Manor, Much Marcle.
  • A unique midsummer residential weekend retreat at the beautiful Hellens Manor in Herefordshire.
  • Experience harvesting, making and sampling aromatic tisanes and cordials, pot herbs and salads, and medicinal and cosmetic remedies.
  • Practical herbal medicine making and natural perfumery, whilst staying in the restored Georgian Stables in the heart of the gardens.
  • Cost includes all course materials, equipment and fully catered accommodation for Friday and Saturday.
  • All the food will be organic and home cooked - please advise me of any special dietary requirements.
  • A tour of Hellens Manor is also include and will be offered on Friday evening.
  • Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th June 2018 £450.00

    place(s) Herbs Of Early Summer: fennel, chamomile, lemon balm & thyme practical sessions.
    Saturday 30th & Sunday 1st June 2018 10am - 4pm both days £195.00

    place(s) Herbs Of Early Summer: fennel, chamomile, lemon balm & thyme practical sessions.
    Saturday 30th June & Sunday 1st July 2018 10am - 4pm both days £195.00

    place(s) Herbs Of Late Summer: yarrow, lime flower, lavender & meadowsweet.
    Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th August 2018 10am - 4pm both days £195.00

    place(s) Autumn Roots: dandelion, elecampane, marshmallow and horseradish practical sessions.
    Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd September 2018 10am - 4pm both days £195.00

    place(s) The Spice Of Life: a practical exploration of the medicinal use of spices.
    Saturday 29th September 2018 10am - 5pm both days £95.00

    place(s) Introduction To Herbal Medicine: A practical introduction to the preparation and use of herbs.
  • basic principles of herbal medicine and self help guidelines;
  • identification, growing, harvesting, drying and storage of herbs;
  • cosmetic and medicinal preparations such as teas, tinctures, inhalations, baths, rubs, ointments, creams, syrups and infused oils;
  • exploration and harvesting of herbs from my own organic garden at Castle Orchard.
  • Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th October 2018 10am - 4pm both days £195.00

    place(s) The Art Of Natural Perfumery: create your own perfumes using essential and infused oils.
    Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th November 2018 10am - 4pm both days £210.00


     
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    I enclose a deposit (or total due if preferred) of £50.00 payable to "Rowan McOnegal", the remainder to be paid 30 days before date of course.
     
    The deposit (minus a 5.00 administration charge) will be refunded if a written cancellation is received at least 30 days before the start of the course. Otherwise the course fee will not be refunded unless that place can be filled.
     
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    Rowan McOnegal
    Castle Orchard
    Putley
    Ledbury
    HR8 2RH
     
    Tel: 01531 670075
    rowan@mconegal-botanical.co.uk