Karen Aguiar

Karen is a medicine maker and has been making herbal and mushroom medicines since 1995. She is thankful to have found her plant sista tribe.

She is the organizer of the Fall Northern California Women’s Herbal Symposium and was a past organizer of NCWHS for over 2 decades. She is also on staff teaching medicine making at the California School of Herbal Studies, since 1998 and teaches medicine making and medicinal mushrooms at the Ohlone Herbal Center in Berkeley.

2017 Session 3

  1. Medicinal Mushrooms

2014 Session 1

  1. Edible and Medicinal Mushroom Cultivation, part 1 beginning
  2. Edible and Medicinal Mushroom Cultivation, part 2 beginning

2013 Session 1

  1. Making Herbal Medicine, part 1
  2. Making Herbal Medicine, part 2

2011 Session 1 and 2

  1. A Beginner’s Orientation: The Insiders Guide to Fun and Frolic at NCWHS, beginning

2010 Session 3

  1. Beginning Herbal Medicine Making, part 1   beginning
  2. Beginning Herbal Medicine Making, part 2   beginning
  3. Medicine Making The Old Hag Way: Using Solvents and Techniques Effectively    intermediate/advanced