Jun 242015
 
Connecting With Our Heritage Through Herbs by Dara Saville

CONNECTING WITH OUR HERITAGE THROUGH HERBS by Dara Saville An Excerpt from the New Plant Healer book: The Traveling Medicine Show: Pitchmen & Plant Healers of Early America Full color – 104 pages 8×11 – $24 – Order from the Bookstore Page at: www.PlantHealer.org Read the truth about the largely wonderful if oft maligned historic herb [...]

Jun 142015
 
New Science, Vitalism, & Healing by Guido Masé

THE VITAL FORCE New Science, Vitalism, & Healing by Guido Masé Guido Masé is a clinical herbalist, herbal educator, garden steward specializing in holistic Western herbalism, valued columnist for Plant Healer Magazine, and esteemed teacher at the upcoming Traditions in Western Herbalism Conference atop New Mexico’s Sky Island (click on: www.PlantHealer.org/intro.html).  Guido’s teaching style is [...]

Mar 262015
 
Shana Grover: Art for an Excellent Herbalist Teacher

We periodically like to profile our Traditions in Western Herbalism Conference teachers here, some of the best teachers in the herbal field today. Shana Lipner Grover was one of the popular of last year’s instructors, impressing attendees with her vast herbal knowledge and considerable experience, her passion and love for the plants, and her clear communication [...]

Dec 012014
 
TWHC Advance Tickets Discount

New Conference Website, Kiva’s new Moss & Mezcal Botanica, an Updated Bookstore and Discounted Advance Tickets On Sale For The 2015 Plant Healer Event! –Discount Ends Jan. 1st– Discount Tickets for the 2015 Traditions in Western Herbalism Conference For the 6th year in a row, Plant Healer presents an incomparable event for the folk herbal [...]

Nov 112014
 
2015 Traditions In Western Herbalism Conference

Announcing The Most Amazing New Conference Site: A Veritable Fairy Castle Atop a Sky Island Wildland! In the past few weeks, the two of us have spent over 300 hours painstakingly researching potential conference sites throughout the West.  Finding our required combination of sufficient classrooms, comfy lodging, free camping, wilderness surroundings, and closeness to an [...]

Oct 132014
 
Free Herbalist Newsletter, HerbFolk Pictures

Download The October Herbaria Newsletter Special Issue – Over 80 Pages Long! The latest issue of Plant Healer’s Herbaria Newsletter is a rather crazy 82 pages long, almost triple the size of most monthly issues.  Part of the reason for that is the bonus section featuring attendees’ stories of their experience at this year’s HerbFolk [...]

Sep 282014
 
HerbFolk Gathering Essays & Class Notes Ebook

If you were unable to attend Plant Healer’s 2014 event for any reason, you can still get a taste of its spirit and themes, while benefitting from the immense amount of information and inspiration found herein. Conventional Class Notes books consist mainly of basic outlines, whereas our event ebooks contain in-depth, full length essays on [...]

Sep 232014
 
The Enchantment of the HerbFolk Gathering and A Call for 2015 Teacher Proposals

An Amazing 2014 HerbFolk Gathering! Kiva and I are still reeling from the ecstatic power of this year’s Plant Healer event, the HerbFolk Gathering.  It was without a doubt the most magical, loving, and empowering of our many conferences.  The teachers were amazing, and their classes like none others, welcomed by a community of folk [...]

Aug 042013
 
Free Plant Healer Newsletter

Free Plant Healer Newsletter We’ve expanded not only the length but the scope of our free digital journal for herbalists, wildcrafters and plant lovers of all kinds, renaming it the “Plant Healer’s Newsletter.”  Published 6 to 10 times per year, this newsletter will feature advance excerpts from upcoming Plant Healer issues, as well as inspiring [...]

Jul 012013
 
The Herbal Resurgence Rendezvous Finale!

Attend The Herbal Resurgence Rendezvous Finale! Register now to attend the final ever Herbal Resurgence conference, Sept. 19-22.   This is your last chance to be a part of what has been a celebratory, seditious, life changing event.  There will never be another one like it!   Why The Change? Wolf and I are share [...]

Nov 142012
 
2012 Herbal Resurgence Class Notes Book Available

      Announcing 2012 Herbal Resurgence Class Notes Book $18 www.HerbalResurgence.org/merch For those of you who missed out on attending the 2012 Herbal Resurgence Rendezvous in Arizona last September, we’re now offering a special combined Class Notes and Event Book in pdf form, 230 pages of priceless herbal information from a majority of last [...]

Sep 032012
 
Medicine of The People, By The People, For The People

Intro: The following is an article appearing in the Sept. issue of Northern Arizona’s much loved culture and entertainment paper “The Noise.”  Adroit author Sarah interviewed Wolf and myself for this lengthy article on folk herbalism, Wolf’s powerful new novel The Medicine Bear, and the 2012 Medicine of The People conference Sept. 13-16…. meant to [...]

Aug 212012
 
Medicine Of The People: TWHC No More!

The “cat’s out of the bag”… the much beloved Traditions In Western Herbalism Conference is now Medicine Of The People The Folk Herbal Resurgence …a name we believe does a better job of evoking the wild spirit and populist mission, incorrigible attitude and inimitable character of this one-of-a-kind event, coinciding with our move from Ghost [...]

May 202012
 
Upcoming Issue of the TWH Newsletter

Announcing a Free 60 Page Long Edition of The Traditions In Western Herbalism Newsletter To Get Yours, Just Sign Up By May 27th Email Sign up! This mega-long issue of the newsletter features: –––––– •Katja Swift reviewing last year’s TWH conference, and contributing an article packed with important tips for parents planning to bring children [...]