Class Archives

2014-2015 archives

July 19-20th Sequim Lavender Weekend

I am teaching 2 days of coiled lavender basket classes at LARC Gallery

Class is daily from 1 pm – 5 pm ( drop ins welcome).

LARC is located at 425 E Washington St
ph# (360) 775-9816

August 8th
Antioch University
in downtown Seattle
This will be my second year as a guest teacher/ lecturer on herbal medicine and wildcrafting for the Permaculture Design Certificate program at Antioch University this summer.

August 23-24th 3rd Annual Whatcom Skills Share Fair

Our second year teaching at this wonderful fair. This year I will be demonstrating herbal distillation of essential oils and aromatic hydrosols.
Will be teaching an herbal oils and salve making class as well. This will be the second year teaching at this wonderful venue held in Ferndale WA.

Saturday August 30th from 10am-7pm LARC Gallery Lost Arts Fair at LARC Gallery in Sequim inside the gallery will be many demonstrations like: wood carvers, spinners, fly tiers, carding, felting, Victorian paper folding, distilling for essential oils, hydrosols, and more.. Held both indoors and in the parking lot in tents.

I am a co -creator of this fair and there will be fantastic demos by talented amazing lost art artists. I will be demonstrating distillation with my copper stills and herbal medicine making.

September 12th
Antioch University Seattle
I will be guest lecturer/teacher for the Permaculture Design Certification Program.
Will be doing essential oils/hydrosols distillation demos and hands on herbal medicine making with the students at a small permaculture residence/farm on Bainbridge Island.

October 17-19
Medicine making and Wildcraft Weekend Intensive Green Lynx Farm Sequim My students from Antioch University Permaculture class are coming for an intensive weekend of herbal wildcrafting and medicine making.

Nov 6-8
Wildcraft Weekend Intensive Herbventure in Eastern WA My Antioch permaculture herb students are joining me to sit with, learn from and harvest Osha root – one of my favorite medicine plants that grows above 5,000ft elevation on the eastern side of the Cascade range.

November 22
Apple pressing and hard cider fermentation at Happy Dog Farm

Just some friends gathering to try our hands at hard cider fermentation.

Happy 2015 Below is what we have scheduled so far

February 28-March 1st 2015 First Herbal Wildcrafting and Medicine Making Gathering of the year

A gathering here at Green Lynx Farm for herb nerds.

*Will be identifying, harvesting, and making medicines from spring tonic herbs. *Intro to the Flower Essences *Gathering black cottonwood buds for balm of gillead salve making, *Distilling with copper stills.

Herbventure 2015 Year long Apprenticeship starts Saturday April !7-18th

Where: Green Lynx Farm 11 Parrish Rd Sequim WA

From 10-4 both days

Herbventure 2015 Our second weekend together is

May 16-17th from 10-4 both days

Herbventure 2015 3rd weekend is

June 13-14th 10-4 both days

Herbventure 2015 5th weekend July 10-11-12th

This is Our Special Wildcraft Weekend Campout in Eastern WA

Herbventure 2015 6th weekend is

August 15-16th 10-4pm both days

August 29-30 4rth Annual Whatcom Skills Share Fair

Where: Fairhaven Park Bellingham/Fairhaven

 

CLASSES AND EVENTS ARCHIVES 2010 -2013

August 9th 2013

I will be presenting as a guest lecturer on herbalism for a permaculture class at Antioch University Seattle.

September 1-4th 2013

Harvest party and canning week here at Green Lynx Farm

September 6th 2013

I will be a guest teacher/speaker on herbalism, giving a class on herbal medicine making and a demonstration on herb distillation with my copper Al Ambic stills, for the permaculture class at Antioch University Seattle. Field trip to a Bainbridge Island permaculture residence/farm.

September 21st and 22nd

I will be presenting at the Whatcom Skills Faire in Ferndale WA. Giving demos on the art of herbal distillation & herbal medicine making.

October 12th -16th 2013

I am thrilled to be attending Stephen Buhners (my favorite herbalist) Gaias Mind intensive workshop in Nelson BC

Archives Below

Tune in and have a listen to Gaialogue Radio with Dr Jeff Leineweaver every Monday at 1pm Pacific time.

July 2nd Dr Jeff will host Sequim WA Herbalist, Storyteller and Shamanic practitioner Victoria Reddick.

Go to:http://www.gaialogue.com Archives for October 2012 as it is broadcast nationally on Transformation Talk Radio or http://transformationtalkradio.com/

Friday April 6th

First friday storynight at Better Living Through Coffee in Port Townsend 6-9pm

http://www.bltcoffee.com/events.html

http://brianrohr.com/first-friday-storynight-april-2012/

Come join Mythsinger members Jeff Leineweaver and Victoria Reddick for mythic tales told inthe ancient oral tradition.

Herbventure herbal apprenticeship 2012

Starts Sunday April 29th

Join resident Sequim herbalist Victoria Reddick for a wonderful journey with the plants. Learn about our local healing herbs, nourishing weeds the traditional medicine of the people and the oldest form of healing on the earth.

This is an in-depth hands on study covering many facets of wise woman, western and native american herbal traditions.

Meets twice monthly 2 Sundays a month all day.

$60 a day includes materials for medicine making.

Call to reserve your space (360)477-5985

Saturday July 14th 2012

Equine Herbal First Aid Part I

Come learn about wonderful healing herbs that grow locally and can be first aid for you and your horse. Herbs to know on the trail, safe use and how to make your own herbal first aid kit for both horse and rider.

Facilitated by Sequim horse lover and herbalist Victoria Reddick

August 24th-25th The Mythsinger Foundation Living Myth Living World -year long course Annual Campout and sweatlodge here at Green Lynx Farm

Friday October 5th – Sunday October 7th

Ecstatic Leadership:

Way Of The Goose, Horse And Wolf

An invitation To Explore Ourselves As Future Ancestors

Where: In the sanctuaries Of Green Lynx Farm and Wild Goose Studios In Sequim WA.

We will create a ritual container in which to explore our influence on the times to come. Who are we really? What do we want to contribute to the world we will soon leave behind?

Midwives: Victoria Reddick, James Baburek, Shannon Goose and Deborah Milton PhD

Cost $225

Facilitated by the spiritual practice called Ecstatic Wisdom Postures we will explore what it means to be guided by the wisdom of our animal allies, goose, wolf and horse.

Both predator and prey these communally oriented animals have much to teach us about co-creativity, collaboration, and engaged interaction inspired by non-ordinary communication. We will expand our intuitive skills, experience hands-on creative expression, deepen our trust in source, creating sacred ritual to dedicate ourselves to our bone deep truths.

For more info please contact us.

Please RSVP Victoria at (360)477-5985 greenlynxs@tfon.com

or Deborah at (206)201-3887

deborahmltn@gmail.com

Saturday October 13th

Join us on the farm for a Hydrosol Distillation Demo

Sequim herbalist Victoria Reddick will give a demonstration on Distilling with copper alembic stills. We will distill Devilsclub root and bark our native northwest ginseng for aromatic medicinal hydrosols

Saturday November 3rd

Fall Herbal Apprenticeship Begins

class limit 6

2011 classes and events

Saturday May 7th “Herbventure” Shamanic Herbalist Program Class 1 of 16. This is the first Saturday class of a series that meets 2 Saturdays a month May-December 2011. 10am-3pm

Herbal Learning Wednesdays Starting May 4rth I will be offering a 1-2 hour class each Wednesday starting at 5pm. Hands on herbal medicine making practicum. Our first class will be: “Spring Tonics” for nourishment and greater health. Each class cost $15.00

Ongoing Monthly Wildflowers and Plant walk – Come join Sequim herbalist/naturalist Victoria Reddick for a hike in the woods to learn about wildflowers and plants of our area, herbal lore, sympathetic magic and stories. Herbal uses today and ethnobotanical uses by first nations people. We will meet up at different locations around the Olympic Peninsula.

Saturday May 21st Cob Oven Building Workshop Come learn about the history of one of the oldest green building techniques on earth. Hands on experiential learning as we build a cob oven here at Green Lynx Farm in Sequim. You will learn the skills to take home with you and to build your own oven. Come have some fun and get dirty with us. Cost is free.

Saturday May 28th Cob Oven Part 2 We had a great fun gathering of 11 people last weekend including a wonderful musician that played music while we cobbed and our oven is almost done, now we need to build the sides up from the ground and add the artistic finishes, it may become a dragon or bird or…

Cob Oven part 3 coming soon -Our beautiful oven is complete except for the fun creative art part and the addition of straw bale seats and a roof. Come join us co-create the oven into the form of an animal or other interesting shape. We will have pizza cooked in our wood fired oven. Date TBA.

Saturday June 18th Make your own Prayer Flags art class facilitated by the Siwar Qenti Foundation. More info soon.

Saturday July 16th Shamanic Masks of Power class. Come learn all about masks used throughout history in traditional shamanic cultures, and create your own personal unique power mask. Facilitated by the Siwar Qenti Foundation. More info soon.

11th Northwest Herbal Fair August 19th-21st Come out to the fair at the fire Mountain Scout Camp in Mount Vernon WA. Meet wonderful herbalists from around the PNW and well-known herbalists around the country for great herbal classes, awesome herbal community, great music, and family friendly fun. http://www.nwherbalfair.com/

August 19th-20th Mythsinger Foundation Sweatlodge and camp for the Living World Living Myth course class 3.

Wednesday August 23-Sunday the28th. Green Lynx Farm is booked for a very special masked trance dance event hosted by amazing teacher and wise woman Deborah Jane Milton PhD. This body of work is based on the Ecstatic Body Postures research, work, and books of Dr Felicitas Goodman and the Cuyamungue Institute of which Deborah is a certified teacher. More Info soon.

Green Lynx Farm Canning party in September We are harvesting our orchard to make chutney, sauces, jams and other scruptous fare.

Friday September 16th-18th “Opening The Hearts Door” Calling Woman of all ages and stages teens to 90s. A 2 day transformative retreat for woman of all ages facilitated by Deborah J. Milton PhD and Pam McWethy MA, both wise grandmothers and experienced soul crafters. Cost $195

Contact Deborah at (206)201-3887 email deborahmiltn@gmail.com or Pam (360)385-0803 email pam.mcwethy@gmail.com

September Equine Herbs class- Join Herbalist Victoria Reddick for a class on the safe use of herbs for your horse. Date TBA

Thursday October 15th Masks of Power class. Facilitated by the Siwar Qenti Foundation. More info soon.

Saturday November 16th Andean Despacho Ceremony class. Facilitated by the Siwar Qenti Foundation. More info soon.