DISCOVERING CREOSOTE BUSH, HERBAL INFUSED OIL & SALVE WORKSHOP
Time & Location
About the Event
Explore the flora of the desert and the how to create both medicinal and culinary infused oils that are the bases for salves, creams, lotions and more. This workshop is centered around Creosote Bush Larrea tridentata. A plant native to the Mojave Desert.
The workshop will begin with;
• Plant Tea Meditation where we will explore the taste & energetics of Creosote Bush.
• Introduction to Creosote Bush and why we need to be conscious of the ecosystem of the desert. Medicinal uses both topically and externally.
• Followed by hands-on portion of crafting your own Creosote Bush infused oil.
• Each person will take home their own 8oz jar of an oil and a Creosote Bush salve.
Just in time for the holidays. Homemade plant based gifts. If clicking on the "reserve" button without submitting payment, our system will not reserve your space unless pre-payment is submitted. You may submit through the website or read below for the payment options.
WHEN: December 16, 2018
Time: 11am - 1:30pm
WHERE: CACTUS MART
Space is limited pre-registration is needed to reserve a space. By clicking the "RESERVE" button without submitting payment, your space will not be held. Seating is limited.
EARLY BIRD sign-up before 11.22.18 get $5 off.
Led by Joshua Tree resident, herbalist Christina Sanchez of Every Leaf Speaks. Working with the ancient medicine Creosote Bush (Larrea tridentata) dating back to over 11,700 years, this plant has been used as medicine by the indigenous people and till this day herbal remedies are prepared working with Creosote Bush. Famously recognized for that “Desert Smell” Christina will be taking folks on a journey exploring the many medicinal uses of Creosote Bush both topically and externally.
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* NEEDED MATERIALS*
• 8oz CLEAN glass jar with matching lid
• 16oz organic olive oil OR jojoba, argon.
• Cup/mug for tea.
• Dish towel or rag.
• Pen & paper
• Chop stick or wooden spoon.
• Clear tape,
• Large Bowl.
- DISCOVERING CREOSOTE BUSH$40$400$0