Meads are honey wines that can be made with raw unpasteurized honey, and can be made to incorporate many different healing herbs. In this workshop you will learn how to make your own herbal mead preparations with just a few all-natural ingredients and simple DIY low-tech methods. More info
Join LUZ Studio's Diana Millar for this hands-on workshop exploring the art of natural dyeing, and how medicinal plants can be used to make natural fabric dyes. Using local and native plants, each student will get to dye a cotton scarf that they will be able to take home. More info
Join Jessy for a truly one-of-a-kind experience delving deeply into the medicine of our native medicinal forest plant allies. During the intensives, each class incorporates plant spirit work, materia medica, ethical wild harvesting, and medicine making. More info
On this fun and informative materia medica plant walk, Jessy will introduce you to forest plants that can be used as medicine, food, and more. This walk takes place in a mixed forest with beautiful old growth in the Central Saanich area. Learn more here.
Join Fireweed's Harmony Pillon for a beautiful afternoon sharing creativity, learning ancient wisdom and connecting with our earth. Learn to weave a beautiful dreamcatcher, your own one-of-a-kind work of art and sacred object, incorporating wildcrafted, found, repurposed and collected materials. More info
This plant walk takes place in the garden at Fireweed Farm. We will explore materia medica for a variety of interesting medicinals that can be grown in our West Coast climate. This is a great opportunity to meet the herbs in person and see them growing and flourishing in the garden. More info
Join Harmony Pillon, BFA Visual Arts, for this series of creative drawing classes. Throughout the series we will integrate the core compositional principles, experimenting with balance, rhythm, scale & contrast. By tapping into our creative energies we can encourage an amazing channel of expression and connection to develop both with the herbs and our own imaginations. More info
Gather fresh herbs and learn the art of making potent herbal medicines in this hands-on two-part intensive at the herb farm. Hands-on harvesting and processing medicinal herbs and preparing teas, fresh and dry plant tinctures, infused oils, and salves. Learn more here.
You can visit our booth for plants, seeds, and herbal products, at the Oaklands Sunset Market on Wednesday evenings until the end of August. The Oaklands Sunset market is located in Victoria at the Oaklands Community Centre and hosts over 50 local food growers and producers, artisans, crafters, live music, a bi-weekly beer garden, and a space for the community to come together and meet their neighbours.
We will be at downtown Victoria’s largest street fair, Car Free YYJ, on Sunday June 18 from 11-6pm. Nine blocks of Douglas Street will transformed into a street market lined with more than 240 vendors (artisans, farmers, businesses, food vendors, and not-for-profits), a 7,000 square foot grassy park, four stages with live entertainment, craft beer gardens, a skate ramp, kids and family activities and more. See you there!
Come visit Fireweed for our it's not-too-late Spring Plant & Seed Sale! Summer is right around the corner and it is a fine time to finish up with your spring planting for the season. We will be having exciting specials on our organic perennial and annual medicinal and culinary herb starts, bee plants, permaculture plants, native plants, and seeds too.
This amazing herbal conference is taking place again in the summer of 2017! Fireweed will be there vending with our beautiful medicinal herb starts, seeds, and herbal goodies. You can also join Jessy for a Herb Growing Intensive at the gathering! Conference schedule and details will be up on the website in the new year https://herbgathering.org/
Learn how to add wire armatures to make your felting creation movable into various poses. In this workshop you will learn all you need to get started and will make your own little felted creation to take home. Learn more here.
Play with ways of expanding and nourishing your relationship to voice through grounding and centering in the body. Explore the voice as a healer as well as a conduit for self expression and creativity. Learn more here.
Our farm shop and herb plant nursery will be open for the season on April 1&2 and we are having a special seed and plant sale to celebrate. We will be open though until the end of September on weekends from 10-4 at 7159 Wallace Drive in Brentwood Bay BC. We hope to see you soon!
Join felting artist Grace, for this fun and informative introduction to the art of needle felting. In this workshop you will learn all you need to get started exploring the creative art of felting, and will make your own little felted animal to take home. Learn more here.
Join herbalist, herb-grower, wild-crafter, and medicine-maker Jessy Delleman for this 9 month long journey in herbal studies. In this program focused on plant connection, students will work hands-on with medicinal plant allies at the farm and wild in the surrounding fields and forests. More info
Visit our booth at the Cobble Hill Seedy Saturday to purchase our culinary and medicinal herb plants, seeds by Ravensong Seeds and herbal products by Miss Mullein's Herbals. The Cobble Hill Seedy Saturday is located at the Cobble Hill Hall, 3550 Watson Ave, in
Cobble Hill, BC.
Join Harmony for a beautiful afternoon sharing creativity, learning ancient wisdom and connecting with our earth. Learn to weave your own one-of-a-kind work of art and sacred object, incorporating wildcrafted, found, repurposed and collected materials. Learn more here.