Sun, Nov 12|
Crafted by Nature
Enjoy a day of working with nature. Learn basket weaving using English Ivy, then create your own incense sticks with plants, herbs, and other aromatics. All materials provided.
Time & Location
Nov 12, 2023, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. PST
Ladysmith, 444 Parkhill Terrace, Ladysmith, BC V9G 1V6, Canada
About the Event
Celebrate the creative potential and accessibility of materials found in nature. Learn the art of basket weaving in the morning, and create your own incense sticks in the afternoon. Sign up for the individual workshops as described below, or sign up for both and save. All materials are included!
Basket Weaving With English Ivy - 10 AM to 12 PM
In this workshop, participants will learn about the invasive species, English Ivy, learn to process ivy for weaving, as well as a basic weaving technique. Each student creates a small basket to take home.
Incense Making - 1 to 3 PM
Participants will make their own incense cones and sticks using their favourite aromatic scents, flowers and plants. These incense will be made with all-natural plant materials, with a choice of the herbs/flavours such as cedar and lavender. Please bring a container to take home your creations.
About Your Instructor
Alicia is a passionate advocate for sustainable foraging, an experienced herbalist, and a certified nutritionist. Leading plant walks and holding multiple certifications, she emphasizes responsible foraging and sustainability. Alicia's creativity shines through her plant art workshops, where she offers unique experiences like basket weaving using invasive species and incense making with locally sourced plant materials. Explore the world of ethical foraging, herbalism, and plant-based artistry through Alicia's workshops and resources.
Full Day: Baskets and Incense
Save when you register for the morning and afternoon activities together.$100.00
Basket Weaving Only$56.00
Incense Making Only$56.00