These are workshops taught in-person by Michael Vertolli or Monika Ghent. For information about these workshops, please contact the applicable instructor directly. michael@livingearthschool.ca or monika@livingearthschool.ca
  • The focus of this workshop is on making topical creams for therapeutic use using herbs and other natural substances. This workshop will include both lecture and demonstration of how to prepare medicinal creams. In it, we will cover all aspects of the process of making medicinal creams using only natural ingredients, including:

  • Different methods for preparing creams.
  • Understanding emulsification.
  • Herbs used in medicinal creams.
  • Using infused oils, tinctures and teas.
  • Using Bach Flowers, homeopathics and essential oils in creams.
  • Understanding different base oils.
  • Storage and preservation of creams.
  • Jars and equipment.
  • Comparison with other types of topical preparations.

    Date:   Saturday, March 19, 2022, 11 am to 5 pm.

    Location:  The Zoom Universe

    Tuition:  $95. Enrolment is limited.

    Instructor:  Monika Ghent

    Register: http://www.livingearthschool.ca/enroll.html

    Questions: monika@livingearthschool.ca; 416-537-8842
  • Virtual Tree Spirit Medicine Workshop: Ash (Fraxinus spp.) – “The Sacred Pause”

    In this workshop, participants will receive the beautiful Tree Spirit Medicine of Ash (Fraxinus spp.) of “The Sacred Pause".

    The workshop will begin with a connective exercise with the Ash who has offered to be our teacher tree for this workshop. Afterwards, participants will directly experience Ash’s gifts of healing, wisdom and guidance through distance transmission through Monika. Experiences will then be shared and interpreted that we may all learn from each other the depth and breadth of Ash’s Tree Spirit Medicine.

    Once you have received the Tree Spirit Medicine of Ash, it will be with you always whenever you need its medicine, guidance and support.

    The format for this workshop will be virtual via Zoom. There is no need to worry if you are not tech savvy! Once you sign up for the workshop, you will be sent a zoom link and that you click on to be taken directly to the workshop.

    Date:   Saturday, February 19, 2022, 11 am to 5 pm.

    Location:  The Zoom Universe

    Tuition:  $95. Enrolment is limited.

    Instructor:  Monika Ghent

    Register: http://www.livingearthschool.ca/enroll.html

    Questions: monika@livingearthschool.ca; 416-537-8842