$95.00 - Sold Out
This is a hands-on class where students will craft botanical incense using a variety of all natural herbs, woods, resins, and spices from around the world.
You will burn an assortment of materials and learn to mix and make an aromatic incense dough and shape incense cones. You will learn about how incense is made, ratios in different scents and materials, and its long history and relationship to spirituality, meditation, medicine, and time keeping. You will make and take home 12-15 cones and instructions to recreate at home. Come and experience the olfactory journey with history going back to 1300 BC to the modern day.
Saturday, October 1, 2016 2 PM - 5PM
*Please arrive 15 minutes early and check in at the Poketo store inside The Line Hotel. Valet parking is available at the hotel at a reduced rate of $10 for workshop attendees. Otherwise, there is offsite street parking available nearby.
The Line Hotel
3515 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90010
213-381-7411 Ext: 3076
In need of a little post-workshop R&R? Book a room online at thelinehotel.com with code: POK3515 and receive a very special Friends and Family rate from Poketo. Some exclusions may apply.
Persephenie Schnyder is an aromatherapist, perfumer, and artist specializing in natural materials based in LA. She formulates her line of face care, perfumes, therapeutics, and incenses. She hand-crafts incense and perfumes in small batches with no preservatives, only using fresh materials that are meticulously selected, and carefully stored. As a judge of Institute of Art and Olfactory with over 12 years of experience, Persephone learned perfumery, distillation, Ayurveda from famed teachers and learned incense making from a fourth generation incense maker in India.
If you are no longer able to attend, we are able to provide online store credit only if the cancellation is made more than one week prior to the course date. Should you have any questions, or if this workshop is sold out and you would like to be put on a waiting list, please visit our Workshops FAQ's page or email email@example.com.
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