Upcoming

Apprenticeship

Schedule

The program runs  for 3 month, on the dates listed below.

You can sign up for the full Herbal Apprenticeship Program, show here,

or take individual courses, described in detail below.

CLASS SCHEDULE

A minimum of 10 students is required.

Cancellation or postponement of classes may occur if not enough students are enrolled.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

$300 single

$500 with a friend ($250 each)

$200 student, senior, single parent, veteran

6 Wednesdays: October 9 - November 13 

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

 

New to the Santa Barbara Area?  Want to learn the plants that you hike by every day?  Join local herbalist & nutritionist Emily Sanders for a 6 week course on Introductory Plant Identification & Ecosystems of Santa Barbara.

 

During this class you will learn the basics of leaf, flower, and tree identification, as well as the 10 most common edible and poisonous plant families in the area.  Learn over 60 common local plants, how to detect what general plant ecosystem you are in, and what medicinal herbs grow in each one of them.  Our last class we will visit a local farm or nursery to learn the basics of growing & harvesting herbs, so you can start your own herbal garden in your backyard!

 

This is a 100% outdoor class, with light hiking of up to 2 to 3 miles per class.  Each class will meet at a different location each week.  Schedule, locations and driving directions will be emailed out the week before class starts.

 

Participants are allowed to attend an additional 2 plant walks for free, so they can get familiar with more herbs in the Santa Barbara area.

This class is a part of Artemisia Academy's Fall Herbal Apprentice Program Intensive.  Prices for this class are discounted when people sign up for the program as a whole. 

 

For more information on the Herbal Apprentice Program, please visit: https://www.artemisiaacademy.com/apprenticeship

$1000 single

$1800 with a friend ($900 each)

$800 student, senior, single parent, veteran

11 Wednesdays: October 2 - December 11

2:30 - 6:00 pm

Have you ever wanted to learn how to heal your own body with herbal medicine?  Join local herbalist & health educator Emily Sanders for an 11 week intensive course on Herbs for the Body.  This class covers basic anatomy of each body system, teaching you how your body works, and how to use herbs to support each of the body systems.  We will study more than 60 herbs over the course of the class, and learn natural approaches for many common ailments.

We will learn how herbs interact with the nervous, musculoskeletal, circulatory, immune, lymphatic, respiratory, reproductive, endocrine, and urinary system.

We will also study how herbs can help with sleep, anxiety, blood pressure, coughs, congestion, muscle tension, joint pain, bloating, acid re-flux, constipation, diarrhea, chronic inflammation, skin health, digestive health. and preventing kidney stones.

This class is a part of Artemisia Academy's Fall Herbal Apprentice Program Intensive.  Prices for this class are discounted when people sign up for the program as a whole. 

 

For more information on the Herbal Apprentice Program, please visit: https://www.artemisiaacademy.com/apprenticeship

$500 single

$900 with a friend ($450 each)

$400 student, senior, single parent, veteran

Saturday October 19 and Sunday October 20

9:00 - 6:00 pm

Learn the basics of making herbal medicine in this one weekend intensive course on Herbal Medicine Making Basics.  Join local herbalist & nutritionist Emily Sanders to make herbal teas, oils, salves, balms, tinctures, vinegars, syrups, and more.

 

Students will learn where to purchase herbs & supplies, as well as basic harvesting, drying and storage of herbs.  Walk away with an arsenal of herbal remedies to start up your own home apothecary and meet other beginner herbal medicine makers in the Santa Barbara community.

 

This class is a part of Artemisia Academy's Fall Herbal Apprentice Program Intensive.  Prices for this class are discounted when people sign up for the program as a whole. 

 

For more information on the Herbal Apprentice Program, please visit: https://www.artemisiaacademy.com/apprenticeship

$250 single

$400 with a friend ($200 each)

$150 student, senior, single parent, veteran

 

4 Wednesdays: November 20 - December 11

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Do you have basic experience of using herbal medicine, but want to dive deeper?  Join local herbalist & holistic health educator Emily Sanders for a 4 week class on the Introduction Case Studies & Herbal Formulation. 

In this class, we will cover herbal intake skills & basic clinical research, as well as formulating for specific body types and conditions.

 

Students must be co-enrolled in "Herbs for the Body" or the "Herbal Apprentice Program" to take this course.  However, other previous herbal training or private study is may suffice.  Please contact Emily at info@ArtemisiaAcademy.com for inquiries.

This class is a part of Artemisia Academy's Fall Herbal Apprentice Program Intensive.  Prices for this class are discounted when people sign up for the program as a  whole. 

 

For more information on the Herbal Apprentice Program, please visit: https://www.artemisiaacademy.com/apprenticeship

$300 single

$500 with a friend ($250 each)

$200 student, senior, single parent, veteran

3 Saturdays, 1st Saturday of the month, 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm:

  • October 5

  • November 2

  • December 7

 

Join local herbalist & nutritionist Emily Sanders in this Holistic Nutrition course to learn how your body uses food for fuel, and how to nourish your body using food therapies.

In this class we cover how our diets can affect moods & sleep, energy & fatigue, mental health, inflammation, allergies, autoimmune diseases, & chronic colds. Learn about macronutrients, nutrient deficiencies, food sensitivities, reading labels for healthy ingredients, anti-inflammatory diets, blood sugar regulation, and meal planning for your diet, time & lifestyle.

 

This class is a part of Artemisia Academy's Fall Herbal Apprentice Program Intensive.  Prices for this class are discounted when people sign up for the program as a  whole. 

 

For more information on the Herbal Apprentice Program, please visit: https://www.artemisiaacademy.com/apprenticeship

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ARTEMISIA ACADEMY 

OF HERBAL ARTS & HEALING

SANTA BARBARA'S ONLY HERB SCHOOL

 

CONTACT | Emily Sanders                             

ADDRESS  | 928 Carpinteria Street, Suite 2

                     Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

PHONE | (805) 769-4926                 

EMAIL   | info@artemisiaacademy.com