Upcoming Events

July 25 – 30, 2016

Summer Healing Camp

Five Days of Traditional Huichol Shamanic Healing

with Eliot Cowan

We all yearn to be free of illness. And we long to feel connected… to our spirit, to each other and to the natural world, yet how often do we give ourselves time to nurture that heartfelt yearning? Our lives have become so busy and stressful!... Read more

 
June 4, 2016

Plant Spirit Medicine Book Talk

in Oneonta, NY

with Eliot Cowan

Since 1995, copies of Eliot Cowan’s small-press phenomenon Plant Spirit Medicine have passed hand-to-hand among those intrigued by shamanism, herbal medicine, and all things alive and green... Read more

 
June 11 – 12, 2016

Voices of Wisdom

Presented by the Sacred Fire Foundation

with Kahontakwas, Diane Longboat & Taoyewakanwi, Charlene O'Rourke

For thousands of years humans have gathered together around the fire for light, warmth and connection. Voices of Wisdom, an offspring of Ancient Wisdom Rising, is a new regional event that brings communities together with traditional elders and wisdom keepers... Read more

 
June 25, 2016

Bees, Honey & You

with Will Patterson

Please join us for an afternoon with Will and the Bees….

Will “The Bee Man” will discuss the inside & outside workings of honey bee hives. Participants will gain a better understanding... Read more

 
June 25, 2016

Plant Spirit Medicine Teaching Fire

in Shropshire, England

with Eliot Cowan

They give us clothes, medicine, food, shelter, even oxygen.

There is one more gift plants want to share with you.

Wisdom.

Join us around the Fire for an evening of exploration.

Cosponsored by the Blue Deer Center and the Plant Spirit Medicine Seminary... Read more

 
June 26 – 30, 2016

Healing Treatments with Eliot Cowan

Three days of traditional Huichol healing sessions 

at Cae Mabon, Wales, UK

with Eliot Cowan

A series of healing sessions over three days, arriving on Sunday 26th June in the early evening around 5pm and departing on Thursday 30th June in the morning, the sessions will be held at Cae Mabon in North Wales.
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June 29 – July 6, 2016

Plant Spirit Medicine

Session Two

with Alison Gayek & Eliot Cowan

It is easy to recognize that plants offer us food, oxygen, and medicines, but less known today is that plants have spirits with wisdom to nurture and heal us physically, emotionally, and spiritually... Read more

 
July 17, 2016

A Walk Among the Weeds: Wild Foods Everywhere

Introducing Music of the Plants

with Marguerite Uhlmann-Bower

Join Marguerite Uhlmann-Bower, local herbalist and forager, on the beautiful grounds of Blue Deer Center for one of her amazing plant walks. With her guidance, you will identify key seasonal nutritious weed-foods, learn about harvesting methods and tasty food preparations... Read more

 
August 11 – 14, 2016

This is the 12th year for the Blue Deer Center to host the conference as the home for Plant Spirit Medicine!

DATES: August 11 (afternoon arrival)- 14th (after lunch departure)... Read more

 
August 14 – 17, 2016

Advanced Plant Spirit Medicine

with Alison Gayek & Eliot Cowan

Once again, I deepened my skills and understanding of our medicine by getting feedback on my pulse taking, emotion testing (and color, sound, and odor), ability to assess CF and the all important area of client management... Read more

 
September 23 – 28, 2016

Sacred Partnership with the World

Living with Totem

with Eliot Cowan

What if the natural world knew you perfectly well? What if it longed for your particular gifts even before you were born? What if it had arranged to give you what you need to bring forth those gifts?... Read more

 
September 30 – October 5, 2016

Fall Healing Camp

Five Days of Traditional Huichol Shamanic Healing

with Eliot Cowan

We all yearn to be free of illness. And we long to feel connected… to our spirit, to each other and to the natural world, yet how often do we give ourselves time to nurture that heartfelt yearning? Our lives have become so busy and stressful!... Read more