Celebrating the Power of Plants for Conscious Living ~
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Celebrating the Power of Plants for Conscious Living
The Alchemist’s Kitchen is dedicated to the power of plants and education around botanical medicines and herbal remedies as part of conscious living. We celebrate artisanship and sustainability and bring together goal traditions of Ayurveda, traditional Chinese medicine, shamanic plant medicine and European herbalism.


We offer:

  • Weekly Practical Herbalism classes that introduce how you can incorporate plants into your daily life
  • In-depth herbal workshops for delving deeper into the healing power of plants
  • Private one-on-one consultations with our trained herbalists
  • ‘Ask a Herbalist’ online for any questions you may have


For more information on classes and workshops visit: thealchemistskitchen.com/pages/events

Questions on botanicals and herbs? Email herbalist@thealchemistskitchen.com

Private Herbal Consultations Available

Dawn Petter, Senior Herbalist

Dawn Petter is a clinical herbalist and a graduate from Arbor Vitae School of Traditional Herbalism’s 3 year program. She is also a trained flower essence therapist with Delta Gardens and Findhorn Essences and additionally has a 300 hour teacher training in Hatha Yoga, and practitioner trainings in Reiki and Matrix Energetics. Dawn’s consultations specialize in supporting each client on their specific path to wellness with nutrition, life style, energetic and herbal support, uniquely designed for the individual. She also offers classes in herbal medicine and teaches workshops at The Alchemist’s Kitchen, the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens, the JCC Manhattan, Brooklyn Brainery, Brooklyn Grange, the Just For Conference, The Radicle Herb Shop and Project Find. Dawn’s classes are imaginative and accessible and are taught tot encourage students to use herbal medicine in their daily lives. Daw his the founder of Petalune Herbals (petaluneherbals.com), a resource for herbal wellness products.

Pricing: $250 for the first session, $175 for following consultations

Contact: dawn@evolver.net


Arielle Hayat, Junior Herbalist

Arielle Hayat is a trained herbalist with a completed foundation course from the Arbor Vitae School of Traditional Herbalism. She teaches, studies, and apprentices at Flower Power Roots and Herbs where she is able to power and guide numerous people in her community to a healthier lifestyle that focuses on wellness from the inside out. Arielle also teaches classes in Practical Herbalism to beginners. Her education in natural medicine waves the methodologies of Chinese medicine, Ayurveda, NativeAmerican Way, and The Wise Woman tradition (the oldest tradition of healing on our planet) to nourish the mind, body and soul of her clientele. She specializes in customized protocols for helping the bod adapt to stress, and heal mental wounds caused by the affects of tension and anxiety on the body. She also specializes in issues related to the gut and digestion. Through their work together, Arielle’s clients rediscover their inner peace, and experience profound emotional and physical transformation.

Consultation Fee: $250 for a minimum of 2 session ($125/per session), $110 for following consultations

Contact: Arielle@evolver.net


Daniela Reul, Junior Herbalist

Daniela is from Mexico city. She began her herbal studies at the Ohlone Center in Berkley, CA 4 years ago. This was the beginning of her path as a conduit in the healing process of people. Her deep curiosity of understanding health and diseases has allowed her to study different kinds of modalities, from herbs, to flower essences, polarity therapy, Mexican folk medicine, psychology, iridology, among others. She spent a year in Albuquerque studying at the School of Natural Therapeutics where she specialized in Core Synchronism, but she also learned nutrition, TCM, and deepened her herbal studies. She is interested in the disorders of health, and finding the imbalance within a person that is creating the disease. She is now studying to become a homeopath. She has an affinity for endocrine irregularities, women’s health, and mental disorders.

Consultation Fee: $250 for a minimum of 2 sessions ($125/per session), $110 for following consultations

Contact: daniela@evolver.net