Providing Herbal Education, Herbal Products
and Holistic Health Consultations
Wildwood Institute provides the most advanced herbal training in the Midwest. Whether your goal is to become a practicing herbalist, or simply to learn about healthy alternatives for yourself, your friends and family, our Herbal Apprenticeship program will give you the comprehensive herbal education you are seeking!
Kathleen Wildwood is offering a NEW weekend workshop - Nutritional Herbs for Health. Learn how herbs can and do provide many of the nutrients you need for health in their most natural and digestible forms. Learn simple herbal preparations you can make in your kitchen from locally available herbs - some of which you can find in your own backyard!
- June 20, Saturday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
- June 21, Sunday, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, with lunch included and made by the class
Tuition is $145. Register
Wildwood Institute at Herb Day
Wildwood Institute is a Sponsor and Vendor at Herb Day, June 7
Olbrich Botanical Gardens is the site for this annual event, featuring local herb products, free classes, activities for children and Herb Walks. Kathleen Wildwood will lead an Herb Walk at 1:30 pm. Plan to attend this all-ages event, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm!
Class at Wildwood Institute
Making Herbal Medicines
Saturday, July 18, 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
As a follow-up to the introductory Herbalism 101 class, Jennifer will teach this class on how to:
- Make a tincture, a long infusion, an infused oil or ointment and an herbal vinegar
- Use tools and techniques to harvest herbs
- Choose the correct preparations for harvested herbs
- Use the remedies you will be taking home
- Choose a harvest location, along with safety guidelines
- Make and eat a wild salad
You will make and take home 3 herbal preparations!
This class will be held at Wildwood Institute, and will include an Herb Walk, weather permitting. Tuition is $95, plus a $20 materials fee. Register