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7159 Wallace Drive
Brentwood Bay, BC, V8M 1G9
Canada

Welcome to Fireweed Farm & School! We grow rare and hard to find organic medicinal herb plants and seeds, craft high quality herbal products, and provide education on herbal medicine, wildcrafting, herb growing, and nature-based arts. Fireweed is located on the beautiful Saanich Peninsula near Victoria BC on Southern Vancouver Island.

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Workshops

Forest Medicine Intensive | Devil's Club
Oct
21
10:00 AM10:00

Forest Medicine Intensive | Devil's Club

$125 | with Jessy Delleman
Explore the medicine of Devil's Club in this day-long Forest Medicine Intensive featuring plant meditations, wildcrafting, and medicine making. There are three separate intensives offered in our fall 2018 schedule: Devil's Club, Western Red Cedar, and Old Man's Beard. They can be signed up for individually, or together for a discount. Learn more and register here.

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Forest Medicine Intensive | Western Red Cedar
Oct
28
10:00 AM10:00

Forest Medicine Intensive | Western Red Cedar

$90 | with Jessy Delleman
Explore the medicine of Western Red Cedar in this day-long Forest Medicine Intensive featuring plant meditations, wildcrafting, and medicine making. There are three separate intensives offered in our fall 2018 schedule: Devil's Club, Western Red Cedar, and Old Man's Beard. They can be signed up for individually, or together for a discount. Learn more and register here.

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Forest Medicine Intensive | Old Man's Beard
Nov
4
10:00 AM10:00

Forest Medicine Intensive | Old Man's Beard

$90 | with Jessy Delleman
Explore the medicine of Old Man's Beard in this day-long Forest Medicine Intensive featuring plant meditations, wildcrafting, and medicine making. There are three separate intensives offered in our fall 2018 schedule: Devil's Club, Western Red Cedar, and Old Man's Beard. They can be signed up for individually, or together for a discount. Learn more and register here.

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Herbal First-Aid Kit Workshop
Nov
10
1:00 PM13:00

Herbal First-Aid Kit Workshop

$75 | with Harmony Pillon
Learn how to make your own herbal first aid kit to have on hand for treks out into the woods or your own backyard. We will be building our own herbal first aid kits, which each participant will get to take home at the end of the workshop. Learn more and register here.

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Herb Drawing 3 | Colour
Oct
10
6:00 PM18:00

Herb Drawing 3 | Colour

$35 | with Harmony Pillon
Join Harmony, BFA Visual Arts, for this series of creative drawing classes. Herb Drawing 3 focuses on colour; tint, hue, and intensity. Sign up for this class individually or with Herb Drawing 1 & 2 for a discount. Learn more and register here.

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Chakra Yoga Series
Sep
25
7:00 PM19:00

Chakra Yoga Series

Find a deeper sense of vitality, wellness, and connection through this series of mindful yoga classes focusing on balancing the chakras, or energy centres, of the body. This series of 8 classes will focus on sequentially opening each chakra through sound, alignment based vinyasa and yin yoga, meditation and breath work. Learn more and register here.

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Medicine Making Intensive 
Sep
15
to Sep 16

Medicine Making Intensive 

$190 | with Jessy Delleman
Gather fresh herbs and learn the art of making potent herbal medicines in this hands-on weekend intensive at the herb farm. Harvesting and processing herbs; and preparing teas, fresh and dry plant tinctures, infused oils, and salves. Learn more and register here.

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Herbal Mead Workshop
Jul
21
1:00 PM13:00

Herbal Mead Workshop

$50| with Jessy Delleman
Herbals meads are honey wines that 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. Leran more and register here.

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Drop-in Botanical Drawing
Jul
18
6:00 PM18:00

Drop-in Botanical Drawing

$20 | with Harmony Pillon
Join us in the herb garden for this series of drop-in drawing classes. Choose a plant to explore and get to know more deeply through the medium of drawing. Harmony will offer guidance on how to enhance your drawing technique. Learn more and register here.

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Drop-in Botanical Drawing
Jul
4
6:00 PM18:00

Drop-in Botanical Drawing

$20 | with Harmony Pillon
Join us in the herb garden for this series of drop-in drawing classes. Choose a plant to explore and get to know more deeply through the medium of drawing. Harmony will offer guidance on how to enhance your drawing technique. Learn more and register here.

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Drop-in Botanical Drawing
Jun
20
6:00 PM18:00

Drop-in Botanical Drawing

$20 | with Harmony Pillon
Join us in the herb garden for this series of drop-in drawing classes. Choose a plant to explore and get to know more deeply through the medium of drawing. Harmony will offer guidance on how to enhance your drawing technique. Learn more and register here.

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Drop-in Botanical Drawing
Jun
6
6:00 PM18:00

Drop-in Botanical Drawing

JJoin us in the herb garden for this series of drop-in drawing classes with visual artist Harmony Pillon, BFA. Choose a plant to explore and get to know more deeply through the medium of drawing. Harmony will offer guidance in these self-directed classes, and give you tips to enhance your drawing technique. More info

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Plant Walk: Wild Weedy Medicinals
May
16
6:00 PM18:00

Plant Walk: Wild Weedy Medicinals

Weeds are introduced non-native plants that have naturalized and proliferated in our local gardens, roadsides, disturbed areas, wilds and other natural areas. Often considered a nuisance or detrimental to our ecosystem, we will look at weeds from a different perspective on this walk, honouring them for their great medicinal virtues. More info

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Nettle: the inner spark
Apr
22
12:30 PM12:30

Nettle: the inner spark

Explore the medicine of Nettle in this Forest Medicine Intensive. The Intensives incorporate elements of plant spirit medicine, wild harvesting, and medicine making and help connect the participants more deeply to the spirit nature around them. There are four separate Intensives offered in our upcoming schedule: Devil's ClubNettleHawthorn, and Arbutus

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