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Pilchuck Wilderness Crafts: Natural Medicines

Pilchuck Wilderness Crafts: Natural Medicines

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Venue

Pilchuck Glass School
1201 316th Street Northwest, #7190
Stanwood, WA 98292 United States
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Join us on June 22, 2024 to explore how local plants and Coast Salish teachings lead towards building social-emotional skills.

Explore how local plants and Coast Salish teachings lead us toward building social-emotional skills. This one-day workshop will include mental health skills along with learning how to craft tea blends, cooking, and other activities.  On a guided plant walk, participants will discover the gifts of the forest to understand the value and significance of Native ways of knowing and build a reciprocal relationship with Pilchuck’s majestic sacred grounds.

Instructor biography

Nakia DeMiero, a descendant of the Isleta and Santa Clara Pueblos from New Mexico, is a Traditional Herbalist and Plant Educator. She has developed and taught a curriculum focused on supporting behavioral health, reclaiming healthier lifestyles, and revitalizing traditional spaces.  Nakia has a deep love for her plants and is passionate about sharing their wealth.