Instructor: Dawn Petter

Dawn Petter
Dawn Petter is a clinical herbalist and flower essence practitioner based in NYC. She is a graduate of Arbor Vitae School of Traditional Herbalism's 3 year program and is trained as a flower essence practitioner with Delta Gardens and Findhorn Essences. Dawn works with clients by appointment, and regularly teaches classes and leads herb walks aroundthe City. She is also the owner of Petalune Herbals which specializes in herbal skincare. Her classes are imaginative and accessible and are taught to encourage students to use herbal medicine in their daily lives

Classes by this instructor


Explore which herbs, fungi, and nutrient-dense foods offer resistance for colds and flu. Learn how to create several herbal remedies to strengthen the immune system and support the body to fight off pathogens, and prepare two of the recipes along more...
232WEL178 11/03 Th 6:00pm-8:00pm Petter
MDTN

From cough syrups to pine pollen pancakes and spruce tip salt, discover how common conifers can delight your taste buds and enhance your apothecary. We'll craft a few remedies together; all materials provided.
232WEL182 12/08 Th 6:00pm-8:00pm Petter
MDTN

Scented smoke has been used traditionally throughout human history to create a sense of well-being. Learn several different methods for creating your own at home incense experience with a mix of woodland material and culinary herbs in this exploration of more...
233WEL233 01/24 Tu 6:00pm-8:00pm Petter
MDTN

Nourishing broths are one of the foundational foods of any nutritional healing regime. Learn the basics of making vegan and bone-based broths, and how to enhance them with medicinal herbs. We'll discuss medicinal mushrooms, seaweeds, mineral-rich herbs and other tasty more...
233CKG237 02/26 Su 1:00pm-3:00pm Petter
NYBG

Discover the art of hand-dipped and hand-poured candles using eco-friendly, non-toxic ingredients, essential oils, and herbs. You'll learn the history of this ancient craft, and how to make synergistic scents that add a vibrance to the darker days of winter. more...
232CRF220 10/22 Sa 11:00am-1:00pm Petter
NYBG