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CALAIS MEDICINE MAKING ON THE HERBAL BARGE
Aug
20
12:00 PM12:00

CALAIS MEDICINE MAKING ON THE HERBAL BARGE

Stormvogel the Herbal Barge has a residency canalside at Grow, Hackney. Once every month or so, this amazing herbal barge moors up and opens it doors so you can take part in workshops and also meet Melissa at different music and art events throughout the week.

This workshop is a chance to be part of the Herbalists Without Borders Campaign to help support refugees in Northern France. Melissa will guide you and together you will make medicine which will be distributed by the Herbalists Without Borders team when they next visit Calais.

The suggested donation for the workshop is £20
Proceeds help to support the work of Herbalists Without Borders
Can accept cash and card

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INTRODUCTION TO BOTANICAL SKIN CREAM MAKING WORKSHOP
Aug
18
to Aug 19

INTRODUCTION TO BOTANICAL SKIN CREAM MAKING WORKSHOP

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Stormvogel the Herbal Barge has a residency canalside at Grow, Hackney. Once every month or so, this amazing herbal barge moors up and opens it doors so you can take part in workshops and also meet Melissa at different music and art events throughout the week.

This intimate workshop is an Introduction to skin-cream making with experienced herbalist, Melissa Ronaldson. This intimate workshop on the Herbal Barge, looks at the properties of botanical ingredients and preparations that can be used to make nourishing and healing skin creams.

Participants will have the opportunity to experiment with ingredients and make their own personalised product to take home. Melissa will also demonstrate the alchemy of making a cream from scratch.

Workshop is £25

No previous knowledge necessary.

Proceeds help to support the work of the Herbal Barge

Can accept cash and card

Limited places, please book by contacting Melissa directly at http://herbalbarge.co.uk/contact.php?start=1

On Tuesday there will be another workshop for making herbal medicines >> Calais Medicine making on the Herbal Barge // Grow

About Stormvogel the Herbal Barge

The Herbal Barge is a very special floating Herbal Medicine Clinic, Apothecary and Teaching space. It is run by experienced herbalist Melissa Ronaldson and offers one to one consultations; over the counter and online products; regular courses, workshops and plant walks;and occasional special events.

https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Alternative---Holistic-Health-Service/Stormvogel-the-Herbal-Barge-53290199117/

The Herbal Barge Company's mission is to create a space that reflects its unique tow path setting – somewhere that connects old and new, science and tradition, urban and rural. A place routed in the local community and yet welcoming to travellers and strangers; somewhere to connect to plants and the medicine of plants; a space from which to pursue peace, health, knowledge and clarity.

About GROW

An Experiment in Ethical and Sustainable Business.

Grow is an independent and self-organised eco-system of studios and a creative space with bars and a kitchen, created out of an old sausage factory by the River Lea in Hackney Wick. We work in partnership with artists, musicians, DJ's and community groups and host a diverse programme of events, including: live jazz and blues, open deck reggae, workshops and talks and art/film festivals. Grow pays London Living Wage, uses eco-electricity, sources ethically and locally and is free entry, wherever possible. We currently serve a seasonal menu and range of drinks, including organic wines and prosecco, cocktails, homemade Hackney Spiced Rum, cask ale and also offer a range of soft drinks including Kompassion Kombucha, Rejuce, Charitea, tea and Union Coffee..

www.growhackney.co.uk / https://www.growhackneystudios.com/

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BOSS LADY WORKSHOP + SOCIAL // STIMULATE YOUR SOUL
Mar
24
7:00 PM19:00

BOSS LADY WORKSHOP + SOCIAL // STIMULATE YOUR SOUL

SYS Presents Boss Lady Workshop London Take-Over. Hailing from Sydney, Australia, Director of Public Relations firm Stimulated Media and creator of music blog Stimulate Your Soul Margaret Tra is holding a workshop night for the Boss Ladies who are want to enter the music and creative industry.

On the night women will be able to connect with other like-minded women to empower and push each other ahead. The workshop will teach women how keep a business in the ever-growing creative industry. How to make your mark as a woman in the business world. Not only will you learn the necessary skills to start a new project but you will have fun doing it as well. It’s about turning your passion into something structural - a business through personal experiences and not some ‘entrepreneur’ BS talk, real women, running real businesses.

The workshop will run from 7-9pm, with special guests local Queens Melissa Kains from SISU and Rishma Dhaliwal from I Am Hip Hop Magazine on a panel discussing the their journey through the industry.

From 9-12pm we’ll be having an open decks for female DJs, if you would like to participate please do shoot us an email with time slot and mix links. This time-slot/after event party is open to the public.

As the number of participants will be selected to ensure the quality of the program, please notify us or your attendance via email tra.margaret@gmail.com

Donation: £5.00

Maggie Tra
From tastemaker behind the scenes, to pushing her way to the front, DJing marked a natural progression for Maggie Tra. Her background in music stems over several years, starting out as the founder of SYS (Stimulate Your Soul) music blog, which put roots for Maggie as she’s been active in the music industry for over seven years, and continues to support the local and international musicians through her blog, radio, publicity company Stimulated Media and now on the dance-floor.

Melissa Kains - SISU
Melissa Kains is the creator of women platform SISU. Sisu is an artistic community providing a platform to showcase womxn in electronic music. We enable this through DJ courses, events, mix series, radio shows and acting as a booking agency for artists involved. The core aims are to diversify male-dominated industries and to build accessible creative spaces. Melissa is also a DJ that goes under the monkier Malissa and has played gigs at Boomtown Fair, Noisily festival and Fiese Remise in Berlin. Supported the likes of James Ruskin, Violent Blondes, Ben Pest, Max Graef, Breakwave, Kim Ann Foxman and Alex T.

Rishama Dhaliwal - I Am Hip Hop
Rishma Dhaliwal is a journalist, writer, PR and marketing consultant. With over 10 years experience in the media and music industry she has successfully founded I AM HIP HOP MAGAZINE, started her own marketing brand and co-founded No Bounds a charity that seeks to empower young people. Currently working as a marketing manager for the one of the world’s biggest Bollywood TV channels and working daily on her own brands, she is on a mission to provide a strong platform for real Hip-Hop to live, breathe and grow.

Links
SYS: www.stimulateyoursoul.com
Maggie Tra: www.facebook.com/therealmaggietra
SISU: https://www.facebook.com/sisucrewldn/
I Am Hip Hop: www.iamhiphopmagazine.com/
Ticket Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sys-presents-boss-lady-workshop-london-take-over-tickets-57328847125

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