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Current Workshops:

June 21-22, 2014 on Vashon Island

$295 by May 31, 2014 then $350.
Contact Danielle McCutcheon 206-462-0835

The Dynamic Evolving of the Plant/Person Relationship in Healing,

with Isla Burgess, Medical Herbalist & Plant Conservator from New Zealand

This participatory workshop develops lifelong processes and skills that help you create a closer relationship with the natural world, specifically the plants growing around you. Isla incorporates a huge respect for and knowledge of individual plants and their relationship with a changing world.

June 21-22, 2014 Isla Workshop< Click on PDF for more details

For more information about Isla's work, visit these websites:

International Research Group for the Conservation of Medicinal Plants

International College of Herbal Medicine

Blog www.islasite.wordpress.com


Past Workshops:

Saturday November 12th, 2011 | 1:00-2:30pm

Rainbow Natural Remedies, 409 15th Ave E, Seattle, WA 98112
Fee: $10 per person

Tea Time with Danielle!

Instructor: Danielle McCutcheon

A Few Ounces of Prevention…—how and when to use Rosehips, Stinging Nettles, Rosemary, Oatstraw, and Ashwagandha to help prevent and relieve stress reactions, pain, and generally support your nervous and immune systems during busy times. I'll show you how to easily make delicious infusions, decoctions, and a vinegar, all of which you'll get to taste.


June 10, 2011 | 7-9pm

at Dandelion Botanical

Weeds Heal? Trusting our Senses

Instructor: Isla Burgess, MSc Dip Tchg, Dip HM. FNZAMH.

In this two hour participatory workshop we used local plants to discover how tasting, touching and smelling a plant are a part of uncovering the language of plants. Participants learned how to tell if a plant has alkaloids, saponins, or salicylates.


June 11-12, 2011

Weekend on Vashon Island

People and Plants, Health and Healing

With Isla Burgess, MSc Dip Tchg, Dip HM. FNZAMH.

This participatory intensive focused on digestion and the use of real life case studies to illustrate the importance of the digestive system in overall health. Isla also engaged participants in the language of plants and taught how to fine tune their use in healing.

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