Saturday, November 5, 2:00-4:00pm
All Saints Ukrainian Church, 206 E. 11th St. (basement level), Manhattan
Please register at http://www.nycharities.org/events/EventLevels.aspx?ETID=4269ï»¿
A feast for body and soul! Using all natural ingredients, Dina Falconi, herbalist and author, will share her favorite master recipes for creating natural body care products. Learn how to make all your own customized non-toxic personal care products in the comfort of your own kitchen. This is a hands-on demonstration, so come prepared to have fun. We will be making creams, salves, balms, herbal oils, face cleansers and more with samples to take home.
About the presenter: Dina Falconi is a clinical herbalist with a strong focus on food activism and nutritional healing. She has been teaching classes about the use of herbs for food, medicine, and pleasure, including wild food foraging and cooking, for over twenty years. She produces Falcon Formulations natural body care products and Earthly Extracts medicinal tinctures. She is a founding member of the Northeast Herbal Association, a chapter leader for the Weston A. Price Foundation, and a board member of Slow Food-Hudson Valley. An avid gardener and wild-crafter, Dina is passionate about ecological agriculture and has completed the Permaculture Design Certificate Course. She is the author of Earthly Bodies & Heavenly Hair: Natural and Healthy Personal Care for Everybody.