Sacred Way
Herbal Studies

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Sacred Earth Arts Director, Regina Compernolle has been studying and using herbs for health for over 30 years. She will share her practical knowledge with you and offer opportunities for creative and intuitive learning from the herbs themselves. At Sacred Earth Arts we offer classes, an apprenticeship program and independent study taught by Regina and other local herbalists.

As an apprentice you'll study the work of internationally known herbalists and receive hands-on experience identifying local herbs and 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 the cycles and elements of nature, our Alchemical and Herbal Shamanism classes afford the opportunity to develop an intuitive rapport with our green relations.

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

while we weather the Covid-19 health protocol.

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Contact Us About Multiple Class Discounts

2022 Herbal Apprenticeship

Register by Feb. 15th for 10% Discount

The Sacred Way Apprenticeship



Growing, Harvesting and Making Apprenticeship

Shamanic Alchemist Apprenticeship  


You’ll qualify to receive discounts additional classes

and services during the year. 

Invitations to private events.

Limited work-exchange eligibility.

Contact Regina to Schedule an Application Interview.


Growing, Harvesting, and Making Apprenticeship

2022 Application process begins in September



Herbal Medicine Making Practicum,

Sustainable Growing (optional) 

Basic Herbalism


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

Sign Up Today! 


The Shamanic Alchemist Apprenticeship



Shamanic Herbalism Practicum

Alchemical Herbalism

Overnight Camping Experiences (optional)

Contact Regina to Apply

Shamanic Herbalism Practicum


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 and

develop your inner dreamscape

through guided meditation and shamanic journey.

Make sacred art, herbal preparations 

and offerings for the Forest

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

Alchemical Herbalism

Online (Recordings Available) $300

8 Monthly classes held April through November

 Tuesday evening classes

(preceding the Shamanic Herbalism Practicum)

and one personal astrology reading.

Topics include:

Alchemy and Plant Energetics

Elemental Herbalism

Intro to Ayurveda 

Astrology and the Body

Herbal Astrology

Planetary Cycles

Lucid Dreaming

The Role of Ritual in Medicine Making


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.