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Brixton Design Trail Event – Blend your own Herbal Tea

Ever wondered how to forage, grow and preserve your own herbs?  Come along to this herbalism workshop with artist and founder of the community foraging project Collective Plant, Zsófia Szonja Illés.

Learn how to dry, store, blend and brew herbs for teas. Experiment with different combinations in the workshop (there will be blends for cold and flue and for relaxation), taste as you go and then take your very own herbal tea blend home to enjoy.

The Herbalism Workshop is part of Brixton Design Trail’s creative community events. Buy tickets for £18.40 here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/herbalism-workshop-blend-your-own-herbal-tea-tickets-48775020399?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

Your ticket includes tea tastings + making your own herbal tea blend to take home
Plese arrive 5-10 minutes before the workshop starts.

Collective Plant is an urban foraging project, independent publishing and art project based in Budapest and London, founded in 2013 by artist Zsófia Szonja Illés. Collective Plant has delivered a diverse body of collaborative work internationally – installations, exhibitions, food events and publications – in collaboration with experts across art, design, architecture and science to create work that is socially and environmentally driven.
Zsófia has given herbalism workshops at Tate Britain, the Istanbul Biennale, and works on the engagement programming of Tate Britain’s ‘A Common Ground’ garden installation.

Photos from the Herbalism Workshop at Tate Britain

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Join us at Brockwell Greenhouses for herby fun and a sensory exploration of our garden. Learn about the herbs we grow and what they are used for. Explore our walled garden on heavenly herb hunt, then harvest herbs to help us make a tasty tabbouleh salad and refreshing mint tea. Finally make a bouquet garni to take home and use!

£5.00 per child / £2.50 low-income. Family workshop for children of all ages.

This workshop must be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below).

Please provide ages of children and details of any allergies, medical conditions or additional needs in the ‘additional needs’ box when booking.

Please note, all children must be supervised by an adult.

By registering for this event, you will automatically be added to our family events mailing list. You can unsubscribe from the list at any time using the ‘unsubscribe’ link in emails.

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