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Connecting people to the power of botanical aromatic medicine.

Since 2011, we have been teaching people the aromatic arts, incense crafting, and traditional aromatic medicine, while helping to strengthen their connection to the plant kingdom. 

Come walk the fragrant path with us and discover a world of profound beauty and deeper healing.

Our Aromatic Offerings

The Materia Aromatica ebook is an in-depth guide to the traditional, medicinal, ritual, and aesthetic uses of incense plants.

The most comprehensive and extensive online course on incense crafting. Become a certified Incense Crafter.

An exploration of spiritual aromatic practices, and 5 plant monographs of the most sacred aromatics in the world.

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From the Blog

Fragrance Testing: Listening to Your Inner Aromatherapist

I often get a lot of questions revolving around how to best match a person with the best possible aromatic botanical remedy for their healing. There are various methods for choosing a list botanical candidates for this, though one aspect of the process that often gets left out that should be at the top of every aromatherapy school’s curriculum list is Fragrance Testing.... [Read More]

Incense & Aromatics During Times of Pandemic

What’s the most universal thing people have looked to for thousands of years during times of pandemic and infectious disease outbreak? For ages incense and aromatic plants have been used as immune system support, air purification, symptom control when people do get sick, stress and anxiety management, and for spiritual and ritual nourishment during times of pandemic..... [Read More]

Making Poplar Bud Medicine: Harvesting, Infusions & Salves

Poplar buds make an effective infused medicinal oil, can be incorporated into a healing salve, are used in incense, and can even be ingested as tea or oil. They smell very sweet and resinous and can even be incorporated into perfumery. Many know these buds by another name, Balm of Gilead, though this name is shared with a much older source of the Biblical resin from Commiphora species.... [Read More]

  • Aromatic Plants for Bug Repellent - Summer is one of my favorite times of year – the wild plants are thriving and the weather is perfect for being immersed in nature. Camping, hiking, swimming, lounging by a river, gardening, wild-harvesting plants, berry picking, you name it… Read More
  • 8 Must-Know Herbs for First Aid - Herbal plants have many gifts to offer, and aromatic plants offer far more than just a beautiful scent. In fact, there are many powerful aromatic herbs and resins that have been used throughout history for first-aid purposes in forms like… Read More
  • The Many Benefits of Lemon Balm - If you have ever had the luxury of smelling fresh Lemon Balm, you know how refreshing it can be. A blend of sweet, Citrus, and Mint, all in one inhale – with a sigh of relief and euphoria on the… Read More

"Evan has a true gift at bringing together the extraordinary world of incense with aromatic healing and transformation. This program offers both practical information for anyone wanting to immerse into the world of incense, along with a deep spiritual awareness and invitation to honor your life and connect with the divine world of plants. The program is professional and personal, in-depth and accessible. Evan is a magnificent teacher and his sincerity and beauty shines throughout. I highly recommend it!"

Andrea Butje

Andrea ButjeFounder, Aromahead Institute


"This was an absolutely enjoyable experience from start to finish! The Traditional Incense Crafting Course takes you through the rich history of incense crafting to modern day custom formulations. The video presentations are engaging and professional. Evan’s passion for creating artfully handcrafted traditional incense is contagious! This is the original aromatic medicine at its finest!"


Anna DoxieFounder & Director, Institute of Holistic Phyto-Aromatherapy



"Evan's teachings came at the perfect time on my spiritual, healing journey. Whether you're wanting to expand your knowledge of the healing properties of plants, deepen your connection to your heart and intuition, or want to add more tools to your self healing toolbox, this school IS A MUST for an incredibly expansive journey."

LeAnn RimesCountry Singer, & Soul Blogger