Studio Class: Basic Herbology and Flower Essences
Donda Hartsfield, Outdoor Classroom & GO teacher
(Elementary Only): Students are introduced to the joy and the science
Attention Parents: There will be a new Studio Class starting up this October. All Early Childhood students and Elementary students are welcome to sign up. Please find the registration forms in the MCS lobby. The classes will take place in the MCS Art Studio.The Early Childhood class will take place on Mondays and the Elementary class will take place on Wednesdays. Every session will be focused on a different form of art. Each week there will be warm-up project to take home and the students will also have the opportunity to work on a large project that will be completed at the end of the session. The class will be taught by Ms. Ashley Brown. Ashley has four years of art teaching experience working with all different ages. She also has an associate degree in Illustration and Graphic Design. She is currently working toward her bachelor's degree in Fine Art.
Basic Herbology & Practical Potions with Donda Hartsfield, Outdoor Classroom & GO teacher Wednesdays, 3:45 – 5:00, November 18th – January 27th (Elementary Only): Students are introduced to the joy and the science of herbal awareness and application through sensorial and practical experiences. Students will encounter such herbs as Hawthorn, Dandelion, Yarrow, Calendula, Lavender, Elder, Marshmallow, Rosemary, Thyme, Ginger, Nettle, Rosehips, Mint and more. Students will be preparing and taking herbal remedies home throughout the course. Fees cover cost of supplies that go home, such as bottles, teas, glycerides, etc. Full attendance is strongly recommended! Register by Monday, November 16th! Wednesday, November 18th Introduction to Herbs and Herbal Teas – gathering and drying techniques, tasting exploration of herbal varieties including their medicinal properties, preparing custom tea blends Wednesday, December 2nd Glycerides and Vinegars – Herbal extractions through the use of glycerin and vinegar Wednesday, December 9th...