As a Wise Woman Apprentice, you will learn the ins and outs of herbal medicine, plant identification and medicine making. You will nourish your healing abilities and leadership qualities, and gain valuable skills in working with a variety of people, plants, and problems.
Schedule for Wise Woman Live Out-Apprentices
First Weekend April 21-23: Orientation Weekend
April 22: Spring Tonics & Treasures & April 23: Hands-on Herbal Medicine/Spring
Second Weekend May 20: Hands-on Herbal Medicine: First-Aid & May 21: My Herbal Medicine Chest
Third Weekend June 24: A Day with Trees & June 25: Hands on: Great Remedies
Fourth Weekend July 29: Hands on: More Great Remedies & July 30: Happy Knees
Fifth Weekend Sept 16: Magical Plants & Sept 17: Holy Ferment
Sixth Weekend Oct 15: Hands-on, Digging Roots & Oct 14: Conquer Colds & Flu
Last Weekend Nov 11-12: Graduation, presentations, optional green witch initiation (ask)
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Moonlodges are held on Friday evenings before workshop weekends. To graduate, you must attend one moonlodge. (You may stay with us that Friday night; you may eat with us too.)
There will be a special moonlodge summer solstice celebration 6/21; you are urged to attend if possible.
Wise Woman apprentices arrive Sat morning between 9:45 -10AM and leave Sun by 6PM, except on your moonlodge weekend when you arrive Fri at 5PM and leave Sun by 6PM.**)
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Wise Woman Live-Out apprentices receive
Sixteen days of classes with Susun including orientation and graduation weekends
Eight overnight stays, including seven dinners and seven breakfasts
Books, including herbals and a field guide
Materials to make your own medicines
Personal guidance in persuing your herbal path
Free one-year Crystal Level mentorship online access at www.wisewomanmentor.com
As a Wise Woman Apprentice, you will learn the ins and outs of plant identification, herbal medicine, and medicine making. You will nourish your healing abilities and leadership qualities, and gain valuable skills in working with a variety of people, plants, and problems.
The value of this apprenticeship exceeds $2500. Total cost to you is $1300 paid in full or in payments, with at least $400 paid by March 21, 2017.
To apply: Please send a letter with, your name, address, phone number, email, date of birth and current occupation. Tell me about your experiences with herbs and healing, and what you hope to gain from your apprenticeship. Include a non-refundable $100 application fee. I will call to talk with you. Afterwards, if we are in agreement, I'll send you a letter of acceptance, including travel directions, and list of things to bring. You will receive your books and other materials when you are here.
*Lodging choices include our beautiful campsites, the tipi, or a primitive women's dorm. Rooms in the apprentices' house are often available (indoor plumbing). Men should plan on camping.
Extra night stay-over, plus dinner and breakfast, is $75.
to apprentice page
apprenticeship applications to:
Susun Weed PO Box 64 Woodstock NY 12498