Welcome to the Heroines of Herbalism elixir making course. This learning journey is an exploration of the contributions of three great women herbalists to herbal medicine since medieval times. Over three units, we celebrate the work of Hildegard von Bingen, Lydia Pinkham and Juliette Baïracli Levy.
The second part to the Elixirs course providing a deeper experiential approach to elixir making to enhance elixir taste and potency. Comprised of: Module 3: Manufacturing & Monographs (4 units with recipe cards,video lectures and demonstrations, monographs and other downloadables). Module 4: Elixir Mastery (4 units with recipe cards, video lectures and demonstrations and other downloadables).
The first two modules of the Elixirs course providing context, history, an overview of approaches to elixir making over thousands of years. Module 1: Ancient Origins : The Mythical Elixirs (4 units with video lectures and downloadables). Module 2: Preparation of an Elixir (4 units with video lectures and demonstrations, recipe cards and downloadables)
A complete course in making elixirs for all levels of herbal experience. Herbalists and herbal students can use this course to deepen medicine making skill and to explore the transformative potentials of herbalism, while beginners will enjoy a depthful and inspirational start to herbal medicine making enriched with historical context, meaning and insight. Modules 1 - 4