Herbal Studies

Regina Compernolle has been studying and using herbs for health for over 30 years. She will share her practical knowledge with you. She offers classes, an apprenticeship program and independent study.

Receive hands-on experience making medicine and learn to support your own health and the health of your family and pets naturally.

For those interested in a deepening connection with nature our Plant Shamanism class affords the opportunity to develop an intuitive rapport with our green relations.

We have redesigned our programs to incorporate online learning and small group outdoor classes.

while we weather the Covid-19 health protocol.


Contact Us About Multiple Class Discounts

Sacred Way Herbal Apprenticeship

Starts at $600 depending on the program you design.

Registration deadline March 26th.

The Sacred Way Apprenticeship

 $1000 - $1100*


Herbal Medicine Making Practicum

Shamanic Alchemist Apprenticeship  

*Basic Home Herbalism (optional add $100),

Sustainable Growing (optional). 

You’ll qualify to receive 30-50% off additional classes and services during the year. 

Invitations to private events.

Limited work-exchange eligibility.

Contact Regina to Apply.

Growing, Harvesting, and Making Apprenticeship

Registration deadline March 26th.



Herbal Medicine Making Practicum,

Sustainable Growing (optional) 

Basic Home Herbalism

(May substitute Alchemical Herbalism for $100)


Herbal Medicine Making Practicum - $500 

8 classes held March through October on the 4th Saturday of the month (with some exceptions). 1-5pm


These monthly classes provide experience in 

plant identification and wildcrafting,

growing and harvesting cultivated culinary and medicinal herbs,

making medicine from collected plants.

Contact Regina to Apply.


Basic Home Herbalism


$200 for the year. $30 for individual classes.

(Recordings available)

8 Monthly Tuesday evening classes (preceding the Medicine Practicum) held March through October, 7-8:30pm.

Topics include:

Local Medicinal Plants and Wild Foods

Making Medicine from Collected Plants

Herbal Bug Battle

Culinary Herbs for Health

Medicinal Mushrooms

Healing Soups and Foods

Herbs for Colds and Flu

Herbal Tea Blends


Online Class, March 23rd, 7-8:30pm

We'll learn to identify local wild plants and preserve

that can be used to make food and medicine.


2 SESSIONS - $75

Zoom class: Tuesday, 4/20 (optional-video will be available).

In-person class: Saturday 4/24 1-5pm on my property in Kansas City, KS.

In this two-part class, we'll learn how to identify and harvest fresh herbs and the basics of making oils and tinctures. We'll look at traditional medicinal uses for a variety of herbs that grow in our area. In our videotaped Zoom class. We'll go through the basic processes of herb preservation. Saturday's class will focus on identification and collection of herbs. We'll demonstrate tincturing and make a salve to take home.

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Sustainable Growing 

$80 for the year. Free to Herb Students and Volunteers

8 classes held 1st Saturdays,

April through November, 9am to noon. 

Contact Regina to Register.


We’ll learn all phases of growing fruit trees, berries, herbs and vegetables and maintaining forest and prairie with Rick Mareske.


The Shamanic Alchemist Apprenticeship


Registration Deadline April 5th


Shamanic Herbalism Practicum

Alchemical Herbalism

Overnight Camping Experiences (optional)

Contact Regina to Apply

Shamanic Herbalism Practicum


Registration Deadline April 5th

8 classes held April through November on the 2nd Saturday of the month (with some exceptions). 1-5pm

Connect with your Wild Wisdom in these

Saturday afternoon experiential classes.

Immerse yourself in nature.

Experience the spirit and energy of the natural world.

Communicate with plant and animal allies.

Make sacred art, flower essences and offerings for the Forest

Travel with the drum rhythm to the center of your Inner Terrain and the Collective Dream.
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Alchemical Herbalism

Registration Deadline April 5th

Online (Recordings Available) $300

8 Monthly classes held March through October, 7-9pm. Tuesday evening classes (preceding the Shamanic Herbalism Practicum) and one personal astrology reading.

Topics include:

Alchemy and Plant Energetics

Elemental Herbalism

Intro to Ayurveda and the Doshas

Astrology and the Body

Herbal Astrology

Planetary Cycles

The Alchemist as Shaman

The Role of Ritual in Medicine Making


2 sessions: Tuesday, May 4th 7-9pm (Zoom)

and Saturday, May 8th, 1-5pm.  Dogwood Forest

Cost: $75 Tuesday only: $30

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Independent Study

Available Year Round: starts at $300

Create your own program! 

Includes a variety of topics and services tailored to your needs.

Contact Regina to Apply

Additional Classes, Workshops and Events will be added as the year progresses.

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