Past Teachings & Tellings
Traditional Plant Medicines & Fire-Cider
Herbs, spices, and plant foods are our primary medicine; an innate knowledge carried by generations of people who have healed themselves and their loved ones. This class shares the many food and herbal medicines that support our health and immune system throughout the year, as well as provides a hands-on making of your own fire-cider.
Keeping the Peace: An Energetic Practice
The teaching of an Energetic Practice that grounds, clears, balances, and revitalizes our body and beings towards our true state of grace and peace
Keeping the Peace II: An Energetic Practice Expanded
The Energetic Practice is expanded outwards from the human form towards the energy of all that we may meet and greet, and their various physical forms.
The Awareness of Sight: Clairvoyancy
A journey towards clearing the energy that keeps this sense dull, and strengthening our natural abilities towards the sight of energetic information and knowledge. Prerequisite: Keeeping the Peace: An Energetic Practice Expanded
Introduction to Essences:
The Making & Taking of Plant Spirits
Flower essences are subtle, powerful, safe, and effective medicines that bring balance and health in the physical, emotional, and energetic realms of our existence. Learn about their history, uses, availability, and and how to make your own so that you may have a deeper knowledge towards healing yourself and loved ones.
Essence Explorations and Elixers:
Outside the World of Flower Essences
The essences of plants gift us much, but there is more! Rocks, stones, starlight, songs, and bones as well lend us their breath towards healing flesh and spirit. For those of you who are ready to take your knowledge and idea of essences and expand it, this exploration is for you.
Divining Ways & Winds
Conversing with Life has many forms and fashions. This sharing will introduce a bit of the history of divination and put into practice some of those conversational forms found throughout the timelines of different cultures. Participants will then create personal divination cloths while honing their skills in understanding the relationships revealed.
Beauty & Body Care - Au Natural
Inspired by most beautiful mother's Sunday Beauty regimen gathered from the kitchen cupboards, this day teaches all the natural ways we may care for the vitality of ourselves and our beauty au natural. Shampoos, conditioners, scrubs, salves, masks, revitalizers, creams, deodorants, sunscreens and more will be shared.
Medicinal Gardens: What to Grow & What to Know
The medicine of knowing and growing your own herbal healing allies is shared in this one day class that introduces many medicinal plants, their benefits, and their needs as you look at your own in planning a garden.
Stones & the Stories They Tell
Come meet some of the magnificent beings known as rock, mineral, and stone as we learn their natures, stories, and receive their healing knowledge and gifts.
Amulets, Songs, & the Fires of Protection
Prayer, ritual, and action towards health in protection is a fact of life well infused into Persian culture. This class is a sharing of some of the thousand and one ways we may keep ourselves safe and healthy as we travel the waves of Life.
Traditional Clothing Construction & Hand-Made Beauty
An introduction to hand stitching, cloth selection, construction variations, and the making of traditional vests, jackets, pants, skirts, and dresses found in cultures throughout the world. Using natural body measurement methods, participants will bring to life a clothing piece of their choice using intuitive sewing methods without the use of paper patterns.
Traditional Persian Cooking & Healing Principles
A hands-on learning and tasting of the underlying healing principles that guides the traditional seasonal foods of Iranians passed down through the centuries.
The Joy of Grain & Gluten-Free Baking
A sharing of the many baked foods and recipes that provide healing, nourishment, and delicious variety in the world of gluten, grain, and sugar-free folks.
Khanoom Zem eh Damavand/
Lady Zem of Mount Damavand
An original storytelling performance honoring the Heart and Hearth of the Mountain of Time which we call Winter.
An Evening with the Often-Forgotten Barked Elders:
A two and a half hour storytelling teaching & ritual presentation of the Pines and their many medicines. Come and steep yourself, infusing your senses with taste, touch, smell, and the healing these elders provides as the story unfolds.