A slide show of some common North American trees illustrating their medicinal, spiritual and magical properties. Ellen Evert Hopman M.Ed. has been a Master Herbalist since 1983 and a Druid since 1984. She is the author of A DRUID’S HERBAL OF SACRED TREE MEDICINE, TREE MEDICINE – TREE MAGIC and other volumes about plants and trees.
This is such a visual workshop, you may wish to listen with your computer open, and search for images similar to the ones described.
Making Kitchen Medicines – Ellen Evert Hopman
In celebration of Ellen Evert Hopman’s newest book THE SECRET MEDICINES OF YOUR KITCHEN (mPowr Publishing) learn to make simple home remedies from the foods and spices already in your kitchen. The book is suitable for beginning herbalists and children, with gorgeous full color illustrations, copies will be available for signing.
A slide show of flowers used in this counseling technique, based on the Doctrine of Signatures. Spiritual affirmations are a vital part of this healing modality. Ellen Evert Hopman M.Ed. is the author of SCOTTISH HERBS AND FAIRY LORE, A DRUID’S HERBAL FOR THE SACRED EARTH YEAR, WALKING THE WORLD IN WONDER – A CHILDREN’S HERBAL and other volumes.
What are the basic Scottish traditions around Fairies? How should Fairies be encountered or avoided? What is a suitable offering for the Sidhe? At what times are such offerings made? These and other related topics will be covered. Each person attending the talk will make and then leave with a small charm. Ellen Evert Hopman is the author of the new book SCOTTISH HERBS AND FAIRY LORE (Pendraig Publishing, June 21, 2011)
A slide show of trees that grow in our area, and a few that don’t. Ellen will discuss the spiritual and medicinal properties of each tree. Ellen is the author of A DRUID’S HERBAL FOR THE SACRED EARTH YEAR (Inner Traditions Bear & Company 2008) and a professional member of the American Herbalists Guild. She has been teaching Herbalism since 1983.