Plant Pressing: Part 1

Date: Saturday, November 4, 2017

Time: 3:00PM - 6:00PM

Instructor: Emily Sanders

Location: Arroyo Room & Garden Grounds


Join local herbalist Emily Sanders for this fun hands-on holiday workshop making cards, bookmarks, posters from, and herbarium journals from dried flowers and leaves. This is the first of a two part class. In Part 1, , we will collect leaves and flowers from around the garden, prepare them for pressing, and make our herb presses. Next month, in Part 2, we will use our dried materials to create beautiful arrangements on heavyweight card stock, for gifts or herbal journals.. Family friendly; children welcome with adult.


Image of Emily SandersCertified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Clinical Nutritionist, Certified Massage Therapist

Emily Sanders has been studying herbal medicine and holistic healing since 2009 and is passionate about connecting people to their local plant allies.  Emily believes that the magic of the plants comes from the connections we have with them.  As herbs are used to heal people, people in turn help heal the plants by growing gardens and protecting ecosystems. 

See other upcoming classes on her website

Botany/Natural History