• Herblore


    Deborah runs a small business called Aran Herbs & Yoga https://www.facebook.com/Aran-Herbs-Yoga-103197731143495/ They are currently based in Dublin, but spend a lot of time on Inis Oirr, the smallest of the Aran Islands & the inspiration behind the company. She is a Botanist by trade and trained as a Herbalist with the renowned Herbalist Gina McGarry in her St Brighids Academy of Healing Arts in 2010. She runs regular yoga classes and specialises in yoga & herbal retreats and herbal tea trails. She has four children who help with gathering, garbling and potion making and a husband who knows more about Wildflowers than he ever intended. During this hands-on 2 day workshop Deborah will take you on a woodland walk, foraging and gathering herbs for making tea’s and medicine. There will be some practical herb identification work, tips on harvesting and drying, and how to process the cut material into herbal tonics. Students will also learn how to make a beautiful healing hand-cream, a Lavender & Bergamot pillow spray and an anti-viral air cleanser using essential oils. There will be plenty of time for chats & discussions over a cup of herbal tea

    Please note our cancellation policy; we require minimum 7 days notice before the event for a full refund to be paid.