Classes can be scheduled Sunday through Thursday First class starts at 1 pm. Last class starts at 7 pm
Even if the class is full, sign up to be on the waiting list. I may offer more class times if needed. Other classes, individual consideration or special classes for children may be arranged. If you are part of a club or a home school group or just have some like-minded friends, we can accommodate you. Just send us a note here and let us know what you are looking for.
Class size limited to 8 people. Allow 2-3 hrs for each class (may stay longer to finish projects if needed) Handmade for the Holiday classes are suitable for children 8 and up with adult. Other classes, individual consideration or special classes for children may be arranged. 10% discount for 4 or more classes paid in advance. Reduced prices may be available for those experiencing financial hardship.
If you would like to take a class on any of the topics, please contact us to see if your day and time is available. Other times possible by appointment. I may be available to travel to your group. Ask about any other topics you would like to learn. If we can't teach it ourselves, we will find a teacher for you.
Herbs & Aromatherapy
Elderberry Syrup.Includes all materials to make a half pint of syrup: elderberries, other herbs, honey, jar, label, kitchen time, and covers why and how elderberries and other herbs are good for boosting immunity against colds and the flu. $25
Sugar Scrubs and Body Butters.Make organic sugar scrubs and body butters using skin nourishing oils and essential oils. $25
Potpourri and SachetsMake potpourri and sachets using herbs and other natural materials augmented with essential oils. $15
Introduction to Essential Oils. Learn the basics of how and when to safely and effectively use essential oils for health and home. Make and take home one 5 mL bottle of blended essential oils. $25
Herbal Tisanes for Vibrant HealthMake and take an herbal tea blend to enhance wellness. Immunity Boost, Moontime, Antiviral, Cold Care, Diabetic Support, Cancer Treatment Support and more. $25
Herbs and Oils for Healthy AgingDiscussion concerning vitality, memory, skin and hair care $15
Eating SeasonallyDiscussion on how to use seasonal vegetables, herbs and spices in cooking for the season $15
Incorporating Healthful Herbs into Everyday CookingDiscussion and hands on making of stock containing healthful herbs $15
Mood Management with Essential Oils Feeling stressed, angry, anxious, discouraged or sad? Essential oils can help Make and take a Rollerball. $25
Rollerball Wellness Make and take an essential oil rollerball. Choose from Belly Blend, Black & Blue, Breathe Easy, Focus, Immune Boost, Muscle, Seasonal Allergy and more. $25
Essential OIls for Dogs & Cats Learn which essential oils can be safely used to help calm your pets, get rid of fleas and boost immunity. Make and take something for your pet. $25
Essential Oils for Horses. Horse lovers, save money by learning how to use essential oils to keep your horse healthy and happy. Make and take a blend to keep the bugs at bay, soothe achy joints or muscles, keep hooves healthy and more! Will cover basic essential oil safety and which oils can be used on your horse, as well as ones to avoid. $25
Bath Salts. Make pretty bags of natural mica colored bath salts. This is a very kid friendly workshop. $10
Rollerball Kids. This class is designed for kids with an adult helper. Make and take home a personalized a properly diluted blend of essential oils in an easy to use rollerball. Will cover essential oil safety and dilution rates for children. Class Size: 3 children with their adult helpers $15 per child, no fee for their adult helper
Home ArtsDo you wish you knew how to sew? Cook? Embroider? Crochet? Knit? Paint? Sculpt? Yes? Then our Home Arts Classes are for you! Those skills are becoming a lost art, but you can master them to pass along to your kids and grandkids. Allow 2 hrs for each class (may stay longer to finish projects if needed) 10% discount for 4 or more classes paid in advance.
Hand Sewing Techniques. Learn whip stitch, running stitch and back stitch and when to use each, how to sew on buttons, and how to hem a garment. You may bring an item of clothing that needs mending. $20
Embroidery Stitches. Learn Basic Stitches like Running, Back, Stem, Chain, Lazy Daisy, and Cross Stitch. May bring an item to embellish with embroidery or use our materials. $15
Beginner Crochet. Learn how to use basic crochet stitch to construct a rag rug. Bring an old cotton sheet.$15
Beginner Knitting. Learn how to cast on and the basic garter stitch to make a pot holder, dish cloth or scarf $15
Fun with Polymer Clay. Learn basic techniques of working with polymer clay including how and when to use an armature. Create your own art. Materials provided for small project, or bring your own Sculpey.$15
Cooking- Hands on in our certified kitchen
The Basic White Sauce and MoreLearn how to make a basic sauce and how it can be adapted to bring together any meal. $15
Yeast RollsLearn the basics of yeast rolls. Learn how to make different shapes. Make and take $20
No Knead Artisan BreadMake the dough to use all week for freshly baked artisan bread. Make and take a loaf$20
Pita Bread Make and take home tasty, pita bread sturdy enough for stuffing with sandwich fillings! $20
PieYes, you can make pie crust from scratch! Learn how and take a pie home. $25
Stock and Bone BrothDiscussion and hands on in the kitchen $15
Incorporating Healthful Herbs into Everyday CookingLearn how to use culinary and medicinal herbs to enhance wellness $15
International CookingExplore different cuisines and the spice palettes that go with each. Discussion $15, In depth region $25-$50 depending on the scope and ingredients for the class. Take home a serving of each dish
Taste of Morocco learn how to make an authentic Moroccan meal from scratch including the Pita bread (Batbout). Eggplant and Tomato Dip (Zaalouk), Moroccan Cauliflower with Olives and Lemon, Garlic Green Beans with Ras El Hanout,Chicken Kebabs (Brochettes), Meskouta Orange Cake and.Moroccan Mint Tea while exploring the spice palette of North Africa. Allow at least 4 hours for this class. $50 per person includes one serving of each dish. Additional servings may be purchased. Call (804) 892-7588 to schedule.
More to come...What would you like to learn? Call to discuss and schedule classes. (804) 892-7588
Tea and Paint Just for fun painting sessions. Sip your favorite tea while learning basic techniques to create your very own painting or follow along with the leader. Materials provided.$25
If you would like to take a class on any of the above topics or if you want to learn something else, please contact us to see if your day and time is available.
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