DATE : Sunday, 5th September 2021
TIME : 11.00am - 2.00pm
LOCATION : CIRCA B.C.
75A GOULD STREET, BONDI BEACH
Develop a deep appreciation for botanicals and the art of medicinal tea blending in this introductory workshop.
You will be immersed in a beautiful sensory exploration of flavour and aroma as you learn invaluable information on the herbs, spices and tea leaves you will be working with.
As well as learning the benefits and properties for individual herbs, spices and teas, you will also learn different blends and recipes to assist with :
- Hormone balance.
Enjoy a tasting of over 15 different individual blend bases as well as several in house blends before choosing and creating your own bespoke tea blend.
Choose from a carefully curated selection of over 30 different base ingredients.
As well as medicinal recipes we will discuss :
- Complementary flavour relationships.
- Flavour balance and ratios.
- Herb and tea origins.
- Brewing and steeping perfection.
- Suppliers and resources.
We will also look at different ways to enjoy our tea blends such as creating facial mists and steams, toners, exfoliators, meditative bath soaks and more.
Adding this mindful practice to your daily ritual encourages self nurture and care whilst enhancing your health and wellbeing. A beautiful and grounding way to begin your exploration in to the philosophy of nature as medicine.
YOUR WORKSHOP INCLUDES :
- A curated selection of over 30 herbs, spices and black, white and green teas for you to create your own bespoke blend.
- 500ml glass jar and labels for you to take home your tea blend.
MEET YOUR FACILITATOR
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Jae Brown @circa_b.c
One of Jae’s most treasured passions in life is with plant and animal medicines and the philosophy of nature as medicine. For over a decade, Jae’s kitchen has been an apothecary of botanical delight. Her ultimate go-to for healing, comfort and mindful ritual is tea.
Jae has worked with and honoured many different plant and animal medicines along her healing journey, through formal education, indigenous and cultural ceremony and her personal quest for knowledge in botanical and natural remedy. Currently entering her second year of studies in a Bachelor of Health Science as well as the founding director of Circa B.C.
Jae’s passion is the facilitation of natural healing and self enquiry, to empower the community to take their physical health and emotional healing into their own hands. Jae is devoted in holding space for the community to assist in the development of awareness, appreciation and attuning to one's Divine purpose. Jae has an incredible wealth of information on plant and animal medicines as well as a deep love and appreciation for all things botanic.
COVID-19 : Our venue is registered as COVID safe and we are following COVID-19 government guidelines closely. Our studio is able to accomodate up to 20 people honouring safe distancing between each participant however we are capping most workshops at 10 to ensure extra comfort and safety. If the government restrictions ease before the workshop date we will increase the ticket numbers as per recommendation. If the restrictions are to tighten, we will postpone the event until further notice and refund your booking in full. We are making every effort to keep the studio sanitised and clean. Please do not make any bookings if you carry any symptoms of COVID-19. Please respect each other's space and honour safe distancing guidelines whilst attending your class.
HOW TO BOOK : Simply add the workshop to your cart and check out using your preferred payment method. Once you have completed your order, a confirmation email will be sent to your nominated email address. (Please ensure your email address is entered correctly). A second email will be sent with your workshop event details. Please ensure you have read this email before the event date.
BOOKING MORE THAN 1 PLACE ? Simply adjust the quantity before adding to cart. An email will be sent to your nominated email address requesting the contact details of all event attendees.
BUYING AS A GIFT ? Check out using your own name and contact details. Once you've completed your order, please send us an email at email@example.com and request a Gift Certificate (please quote order number as reference). Gift Certificates are beautifully designed and printed on linen card, we are happy to post the Gift Certificate to any address in Australia free of charge. Gift Certificates can only be used for the nominated workshop originally purchased. Gift Certificates are non exchangeable for any other items available at the Circa B.C. store.
CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS : If you are purchasing this workshop within 14 days of the event date, the enrolment fee is now non refundable. If you wish to cancel your enrolment, we require at least 14 days notice prior to the event date in order to receive a full refund for your enrolment. Event dates are non exchangeable or transferrable. If a friend or relative can take your place, they are more than welcome.
OUR BONDI STUDIO : Make an unforgettable day out of your workshop with the most gorgeous world famous Bondi Beach only a moment away from the studio doors. Amazing eateries surround our humble studio and you will certainly have full bellies, minds and hearts. Free unmetered parking is a 10 minute stroll from our studio or make use of the abundant public transport which will drop you within a minutes walk from our studio door.
PRIVATE + CORPORATE EVENTS : This workshop is available for private and corporate events and functions. The perfect workshop for hens nights, birthdays, team building and more. We can even take care of the catering. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Discount packages are available for 15+ participants.
Please note Circa B.C. classes and workshops are held on level 1 and we currently do not have wheelchair access to this level.