Botanical Alchemy - Mini Retreat - Somerset


A Natural Skincare and Aromatherapy course set in the absolute beauty and stillness of Upper Vobster Farm in North Somerset.

This mini retreat day will be an opportunity to truly nurture and cherish yourself, supported with a nourishing lunch and complete with your own range of skin care products, (made by you!) to take home and continue a deeper level of care and appreciation for yourself.

Date - to be confirmed

Time - 9:30am - 5pm

Venue - Upper Vobster Farm, Upper Vobster, Radstock, BA3 5SA.

Price: -  £85

What's included...

  • Plant to Perfume workshop
  • Botanical Balms workshop
  • Nourishing Lunch & Refreshments*
  • (for accommodation options see below)

You will take home the following organic products all made by you:

  • 1x10ml roll-on perfume oil
  • 1x30g botanical balm
  • 1xinhaler stick

Details - There is a real beauty that can unfold when you make your own skin care products, whether it's a simple cleanser for your face or your own unique luxury perfume oil. Having an appreciation for the natural ingredients, understanding where they come from and their precious qualities can inspire us to bring a whole new level of cherishing to our everyday skin care rituals. 

In this course you will be introduced to a range of botanical ingredients that we will then use in mixing and making various products for you to take home with you. We will spend some time becoming familiar with a range of essential oils, their incredible scents, as well as their health and wellbeing properties. You will feel confident to choose your own blends, with support, to enrich the already nourishing base products we will put together. 

  • Plant to Perfume Workshop - make your own unique & completely natural perfume oil, with the finest quality organic essential oils. Experience & learn about the aromatic ingredients, their origins and how they can support health & well-being in this practical, sensual workshop. We will continue to experiment with essential oils throughout the weekend, you can choose to add them to other products we make to support you, your health &/or for their particular scent.

  • Botanical Balm Workshop - make your own nourishing balm with a range of the finest quality organic botanical ingredients, including essential oils. Discover how they can support a range of health conditions and feel confident to design a product that can support your personal wellbeing.


*For those participants staying onsite a welcome meal will be offered on the Friday evening and a gentle 'Yoga of Stillness' session on the Saturday morning for an additional cost of £15.

*Lunch - a delicious, nutritious meal will be prepared.

Dietary requirements can be catered for as long as we are informed in advance. All meals will be gluten free, dairy free & refined sugar free.


5 star boutique accommodation is available on site at Upper Vobster Farm - please liaise with Tricia at the venue directly who will arrange your specific accommodation needs.

  • Accommodation from £60/night

Upper Vobster Farm contact details:

​Upper Vobster Farm
Upper Vobster
Somerset BA3 5SA
Call us to Book
+44 (0) 7563 945 237 (Farm Mobile)
+44 (0) 1373 812 166 (Office Hours)
+44 (0) 7971 087 709 (Tricia Mobile)


"Thank you again for such a lovely weekend!! The venue and the workshop were absolutely amazing and i really enjoyed meeting you and the others. Can’t wait for more workshops! This is something I’ve always been so interested in and your workshop was by far the best I’ve participated in." Stephania G, London


The ingredients used will be of the highest quality and organic where possible.

This workshop is open to all, and no experience is necessary.

Please get in touch if you have any questions or would like more details.


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