Demo: Exploring the Vertues of Herbes with the Tudor Herbal Wives - Sat 24 Jun 2017 -Sat 24 Jun 2017
Riverside Gallery, 11am-12 midday & 1-2pm. Free, drop-in
The year is 1602 and mistresses Elinor and Christina demonstrate the preparation of infusions, tisanes, poultices and healing salves, using a variety of plants from the former Polsloe Priory in Exeter and the hedges, banks and verges of the country lanes.
This event relates to the Hortus: Dartmoor Garden
exhibition currently on show in the Riverside Gallery, which responds to an ancient garden over centuries.
Free, drop-in event. No need to book.
Image: Herbal Wives, copyright RAMM
At the Riverside Gallery.
Devon Guild of Craftsmen,
Devon TQ13 9AF