Herbal Extracts with Shana Grover – April 12th

Herbal Medicine is in our lives whether we realize it or not! From Teas to spicing our food, body care products, pain relievers, allergy formulas and much, much more! Creating stronger medicines from herbal extracts ranges from very simple folk methods to complex percolations.

In this class we will discuss and make herbal extracts using a variety of solvents, and show how easy it can be. Assorted solvents are beneficial for different applications, from water to alcohol to vinegar! It’s easy to get herbal medicine into your diet and lifestyle by infusing your favorite solvents and using the extracts. Come join us at Coral Tree Farm for this wonderful opportunity to learn about plant medicine!

COST: Cost $40 (payable to Shana Lipner) day of, $35 if paid in advance…you will be making products and taking them home.

Call (951) 445-2342 to register or email shanalipner@gmail.com

About the instructor: Shana Lipner Grover is a Certified Herbalist and Health Educator, that has been working with plant medicine and nutrition for over 15 years. She has written and teaches numerous classes in San Diego and Orange county on herbal medicine and nutrition with Healing Hands School of Holistic Health. She has taught throughout the western US at herb festivals, medical clinics, non-profits and for Columbines School of Botanical Study in Eugene Oregon, of which she is a graduate. She completed four herbal apprenticeship study programs throughout the west. Shana loves going for hikes and studying ecology as well as offering plant walks, teaching about local, native and medicinal plants. She has a clinical practice in North County San Diego with a focus on empowering people and their health through nutrition, lifestyle, and herbal medicine.