Tag: creating

  • New work in progress: amethyst crystal watercolor

    New work in progress: amethyst crystal painting – watercolor and pencil on paper. Playing around with some natural skin care label design ideas. Feels great to have creativity flowing again. Sign up for info + updates Email Address

  • Working with Hops: Can you guess what I’m up to?

    Happy Spring! I’m having fun working with dried hops, roses and some other secret ingredients – can you guess what I’m creating? Head over to my facebook page to submit your guess – the first person to answer correctly will win one of the items once I’m done. http://www.facebook.com/TheLotusRoot Good Luck! Subscribe for email updates […]

  • Making herbal tinctures

    As I mentioned in my homemade vanilla extract post, I started some tinctures a few weeks ago. Tinctures are highly concentrated liquid extracts of herbs, made by steeping the herb in alcohol, vinegar or vegetable glycerine. They absorb more quickly than other types of remedies, and are often taken by dropper-fulls under the tongue (sometimes […]