Distilling Hydrosols

Sat, June 24 | 12:00pm - 3:30pm
In this course you will spend the day learning the ins and outs of working with a Copper Alembic Still to create high quality and aromatic hydrosols. Herbal hydrosols can be used in everyday applications, from holistic skincare, to cleaning, aromatherapy and even cocktail recipes! In this comprehensive course, you will learn: the ancient history and methods of distilling, the sustainability of hydrosols vs essential oils, plant material prep and preferences, the full set up and process of distilling (including how to make a hydrosol at home using a pot and stovetop), and more. At the end of class, you will take home a 4 oz glass bottle of freshly distilled Hydrosol and a new-found appreciation and knowledge for ancient plant alchemy. All Abilities, ages, and experiences welcome.


Alison Howard is the owner of River Roots Apothecary in Maple Falls. She specializes in infusing native medicinal plants into skincare via oil extraction, alcohol extraction and steam distillation.


Distilling Hydrosols

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