Contact Brooke by emailing BotanicalsByBrooke@gmail.com to book your party today! Workshops start at just $55 pp.
Essential Oil Blending
Allow your senses to chase away the discomforts of life and support your overall health. In this workshop you will have the opportunity to test your nose, discover your affiliations for particular smells and learn how to blend essential oils. Brooke Kelly will go over the therapeutic and historical uses of a variety of essential and carrier oils. She will also discuss the variety of ways to incorporate how to make aromatherapy a part of your every day life. By the end, everyone will be taking home an essential oil blend they created along with the knowledge to continue to craft their own recipes!
Beeswax Candle Making
Learn to make a candles using beeswax, oils, and essential oils. Add rose petals and other dried flowers for a truly unique gift! By the end of this class everyone will go home with one mason jar candle and one votive candle in a fun shape such as a flower, leaf, owl, or heart!
Tea Leaf Reading & Blending
The art of tea leaf reading can seem overwhelming difficult, but in truth it’s all about listening to your intuition or subconscious voice to look within and discover the answers that have been there all along. Join Brooke to learn how to look within your cup and read the symbols and shapes presented before you. Tea and handouts will be available. In addition to learning how to read tea leaves, Brooke will also discuss the types of herbs that work best for reading along with their medicinal and magical properties.
Immunity (Fire) Cider Making
Fire cider is a traditional folklore remedy for keeping the immune system strong and healthy as well as scaring the sickness right out of you! Learn two different methods for creating this tonic and have fun chopping up ingredients and blending your own cider. By the end, everyone will be going home with a bottle. *Note: The beverage is non-alcoholic but very spicy.
Herbal Eye/Dream Pillow Making
In this herbal workshop you will learn what herbs are best known for calming, relaxing, inducing vivid dreams, stopping nightmares, and everything else that has to do with sleeping! Brooke Kelly will discuss the various herbs and show you how to mix the best blends for your pillows. Once your herbs are selected you will then learn to sew them into your pillows and how to use and store them for the many long nights to come. If you have a special fabric and/or herbs you know you will want to incorporate into your pillows please feel free to bring them along. Otherwise Brooke Kelly will provide all the supplies needed.
Herbal Skin Care
Join herbal practitioner and Licensed Cosmetologist and Herbal Educator Brooke Kelly for an afternoon of learning, making, and treating your self to an all natural herbal facial! In this 3 hour workshop learn how what we put in and on our bodies affects our skin. We will also learn about different skin types and what herbs work best to help treat, calm, and manage them. Enjoy the hands on experience of blending your own facial steam, mask, and moisturizer. Please try to come to the workshop free of makeup and ready for your facial. At the end, everyone will be going home with the remaining samples they made for future use and the recipes to be able to make them again!
Herbal Oil & Infusion Making
Learn how to make Herbal Oils and Infusions! In this workshop Brooke Kelly will discuss the step by step process for making herbal oils and infusions, what the difference is between carrier oils, what herbal oils and infusions are used/and good for, as well as give you the hands on experience you need to create your own and have the confidence to be able to do it again! Everyone will be going home with samples.
Herbal Bath Salt & Scrub Making
Blend herbs, salts, and oils to create a personal soak or scrub that is custom to your wants and needs. Use herbs that help ease pain or others to calm anxiety. Be prepared to soak your feet and try out your new scrubs in class while sipping tea and having good conversations.
Salve & Lotion Making
Join Brooke Kelly to learn the art of creating Herbal Salves & Lotions! In this workshop learn to sooth dryness, muscle aches, and chapped lips using herbs. Brooke Kelly will teach you about a variety of medicinal herbs and how they can help along with the step by step process for making these products. Everyone will get the chance to have the hands on experience of blending and crafting lotions and salves. At the end, everyone will have samples to go home with!
Culinary Herb Talk & Sampling
Culinary herbs are used for more than just adding flavor to foods. Learn the traditional medicinal actions of theses commonly used herbs. For example, did you know Rosemary is being studied for improving memory as well as hair growth? And learn about a few herbs you may not have considered for cooking with but should! Optional tastings will also be available.
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