Classes

Spring 2019 Classes

March

Celebrate the Celtic Calendar
Tuesday, March 12
6-8pm

Introduction to Crystal Divination
Sunday, March 17
2-4pm

Crystals I: Experience and Theory
Sunday, March 24
10am–12pm

Intuitive Playground: Spirit Guides and Everyday Intuition
Saturday, March 30
1–4pm

April

Becoming A Healing Arts Practitioner
Saturday, April 6
10am-4pm

Crystals for Kids
Sunday, April 7
10am–12pm

Introduction to the Tarot
Sunday, April 14
2-4pm

Psychic Protection
Tuesday, April 16
6-8pm

Crystals II: The Periodic Table for Mystics
Sunday, April 28
1-4pm

May

Using Flower Essences for Health and Well Being
Saturday, May 4
10am-4pm

So, You think You Are a Witch?
Tuesdays: May 7, 14, 21
6-8pm

Beyond the Illusion of Confusion
Saturday, May 18
1–5pm

Your Book of Shadows: A Workshop
Sunday, May 19
12-4pm

June

Understanding Cannabis and Cancer For People and Pets
Saturday, June 1
1-3pm

Each Fall and Spring Radiance staff members and friends focus their creative energies to offer a wide range of classes and events for you. The enthusiastic response we receive tells us we’re on a good path. We hope you enjoy this season’s offerings.

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Current class listings are also available to view through our online calendar.


 Celebrate the Celtic Calendar
Tuesday, March 12
6-8pm

Would you like to mark the turn of the season? In this evening class we will take a look at the eight holidays of many earth-based religions—the Sabbats and their magical properties. We will focus our attention on the four upcoming holidays—Spring Equinox, Beltane, Summer Solstice and Lammas. We will discuss candles, stones, incense, craft projects and recipes for each season. Please bring a journal to begin a record of your journey.
Instructor: Karin Olsen, LMP. Karin is the co-owner of Radiance Herbs & Massage. She has been a licensed massage therapist for more than 20 years and she loves to share her knowledge about natural living and magick.

Cost: $33

To register, contact: Radiance Herbs & Massage at 360-357-5250
Class will be held at Radiance Herbs & Massage. Stairs must be climbed to access the classroom space.


Introduction to Crystal Divination
Sunday, March 17
2-4pm

Have you ever wanted to learn how to use a crystal ball? Perhaps a pendulum or a dream stone? In this two-hour class, we will go over basic techniques to use crystals for psychic development. This class is designed for beginners but all skill levels are welcome.

Instructor: Elena Kent. Elena is from New Mexico and grew up immersed in a rich and eclectic tapestry of practices and traditions. She teaches in a conversational style, to engage each student based on their own interests.

Cost: $20 each or two for $30 if paid at the same time

To register, contact: Elena Kent, 505-267-5340

Class will be held offsite.


Crystals I: Experience and Theory
Sunday, March 24
10am–12pm

See for yourself whether the experience of crystal energy is suggestion, or something science hasn’t yet documented. Join the class to experiment, compare your experience with other class members, and learn common theories as to why these stones affect us the way they do—including color, shape, crystalline structure, and opacity. Students should leave with the ability to understand how any crystal is likely to affect them just by looking at it.

Instructor: Heather Dunn. Heather has been sharing her knowledge and love of the mineral world with Olympia for the past 10 years. She has helped hundreds of people connect intellectually and intuitively with stones and crystals. Her warmth and enthusiasm, as well as years of experience as a writer, facilitator, and classroom teacher help people access subjects that might otherwise intimidate.

Cost: $15

To register, contact: Radiance at 360-357-5250.

Class will be held at Radiance Herbs & Massage. Stairs must be climbed to access the classroom space.


Intuitive Playground: Spirit Guides and Everyday Intuition
Saturday March 30
1–4pm

In this Playground you will meet and work with your Spirit Guides in this uplifting and inspiring class! We all have a spiritual team that is loving, guiding, and supporting us in life. Your Spirit Guides are often your loved ones in the non-physical realm, spiritual teachers, Ascended Masters, Angels, and your Higher Self or Soul. Learn how your Spirit Guides communicate with you and can help you access your natural intuitive abilities and get comfortable with your internal guidance—your everyday intuition. Participate in a grounding exercise to open yourself to making a connection with Spirit. Meet your Spirit Guide or Guides in a relaxed guided meditation. Learn to communicate with your spiritual team every day to receive answers and get insights for daily living.
No experience is required. Come with a loving heart and an open mind.
Instructor: Lisa Holm. Intuitive guide, spiritual life coach, medium and teacher, Lisa has been empowering clients across the U.S. and internationally through classes, clairvoyant counseling, intuitive readings, mediumship, animal communication and spiritual healing since 2002. Lisa has studied with medical intuitive Tina Zion, Hay House author and psychic medium John Holland and the Church of Religious Science. Lisa also teaches Intuitive Development, Animal Communication, and Mediumship Mentoring. Website: www.lisaholm-psychic.com

Cost: $44

To register: call Lisa Holm at 360-786-8617 or email Lisa @lisaholm-psychic.com

Class will be held at Radiance Herbs & Massage. Stairs must be climbed to access the classroom space.


 Becoming A Healing Arts Practitioner
Saturday, April 6
10am-4pm

Have you always wanted to be a healing arts practitioner of some sort but didn’t know how to begin or how to make it sustainable both financially and energetically? In this class we will explore how to set up a private practice as a coach, counselor, body worker, astrologer, etc and do it in a way that truly serves you and your clients.

We will look at self-care, how to structure your time to serve you best, creating a healing space, your ideal client, blocks to abundance, learning to trust the Mystery. There will be several hands-on exercises to help clarify what you want to create for yourself.

Instructor: Kirstin Eventyr. Kirstin has been a healing arts practitioner for 25 years and continues to refine her work making it as full of abundance and ease as possible. She is a spiritual counselor and energy worker and has a line of flower essence and essential oil sprays that she sells right here at Radiance!

Cost: $95

To register, contact: Kirstin Eventyr, kiventyr@gmail.com

Class will be held offsite.


Crystals for Kids
Sunday, April 7
10am–12pm

Kids ages 6–11 are invited to share their experiences and learn more about crystals and rocks they’ve felt drawn to. Participants should bring one rock from their collection to talk about with the group, and another to give away to another participant. We will also talk about different ways to experience rocks and crystals intuitively, as well as basic geology, different types of rocks, and the structure of our planet—as well as the kinds of rocks found on other planets.

Instructor: Heather Dunn. Heather has been sharing her knowledge and love of the mineral world with Olympia for the past 10 years. She has helped hundreds of people connect intellectually and intuitively with stones and crystals. Her warmth and enthusiasm, as well as years of experience as a writer, facilitator, and classroom teacher help people access subjects that might otherwise intimidate.

Cost: $15 first child, $10 each additional, adult participants free. Adult accompaniment expected for children under age 10.

To register, contact: Radiance at 360-357-5250.

Class will be held at Radiance Herbs & Massage. Stairs must be climbed to access the classroom space.


 Introduction to the Tarot
Sunday, April 14
2-4pm

Have you ever been interested in learning how to read classic Tarot Cards? In this class, we will go over the 78-card system, The Higher Arcana, The Lesser Arcana, and the four suits. This class is designed for beginners who are new to the Tarot and is open to all skill levels.

Instructor: Elena Kent. Elena is from New Mexico and grew up immersed in a rich and eclectic tapestry of practices and traditions. She teaches in a conversational style, to engage each student based on their own interests.

Cost: $20 each or two for $30 if paid for at the same time

To register, contact: Elena Kent, 505-267-5340
Class will be held at Radiance Herbs & Massage. There is a flight of stairs to the classroom.


 Psychic Protection
Tuesday, April 16
6-8pm

Learn how to protect your psychic self and how to incorporate a personal psychic hygiene regimen. Using the Psychic hygiene techniques we will discuss how to use the elements, earth, air, fire and water as tools to release the build up of energy. We will delve into how to identify energetic fields, and work with energy. Through this class you can discover new ways to clear your energy field. We will discuss using ancient tools to clear your space and your personal field. In addition, we will discuss how to work with energy in a psychic first aid situation.

Instructor: Karin Olsen, LMP. Karin owns Radiance Herbs & Massage. She has been a licensed massage therapist for more than 20 years and she loves to share her knowledge about natural living and magick.

Cost: $33

To register, contact Radiance Herbs & Massage at 360-357-5250.
Class will be held at Radiance Herbs & Massage. Stairs must be climbed to access the classroom space.


 Crystals II: The Periodic Table for Mystics
Sunday, April 28
1-4pm

Journey through the meanings of the elements on the periodic table that bond to form our favorite minerals and gemstones. We will explore patterns such as copper, silver and gold all belonging to the eleventh atomic group, and carbon expressing itself both as one of the softest, most light-absorbing minerals as well as one of the hardest, most light-reflective ones. We’ll look both at the scientific why and the metaphorical, metaphysical so what. No background in chemistry is needed, but we will draw on the knowledge and life experience of all participants—including chemistry, geology, astrology, numerology, sacred geometry, and tarot.

Class will include lecture and group brainstorming. Students will leave with handouts describing atomic and crystalline structure, the periodic table, and room for notes.

Instructor: Heather Dunn. Heather has been teaching and enlivening the experience of crystals for people from all walks of live for more than a decade.

Cost: $35

To register, contact: Radiance at 360-357-5250.

Class will be held at Radiance Herbs & Massage. Stairs must be climbed to access the classroom space.


 Using Flower Essences for Health and Well Being
Saturday, May 4
10am-4pm

In this hands-on class we will explore what flower essences are and how they can be used. You will learn how to discern which flower essence is right for you and do journeywork to connect directly with the spirit of the flower itself. Depending on the weather we will either make our own flower essence or create a flower essence and essential oil spray using supplies we will have on hand.

Instructor: Kirstin Eventyr. Kirstin Eventyr has been dancing with the flowers since she was a young child and began her study of flower essences 30 years ago. She has a line of flower essence and essential oil sprays called Light Blossoms which are sold right here at Radiance! This class will meet in her studio and, weather permitting, in her flower garden where we can connect with the flowers directly!

Cost: $95 includes materials

To register, contact: Kirstin Eventyr, kiventyr@gmail.com

Class will be held at Kirstin’s studio.


 So, You Think You Are a Witch?
Tuesdays: May 7, 14, 21
6-8pm

Some may be thinking “Wow, I can’t believe I am considering this class.” Others may think “Finally, I can ask all my questions!” Whichever your response, if you find yourself interested in the content of this class then there is likely something here for you.

This is a three-part series. In the first class we will discuss a brief history of witchcraft and the many possible ‘paths’ to practicing as a pagan. In the second class we’ll discuss altars, cover altar basics, and help you create an altar at home that is unique to who you are. In the third class we’ll discuss practices, such as daily, weekly, monthly or seasonal ways to keep your interest and faith in your chosen path.

Cost: $77
Instructor: Karin Olsen, LMP. Karin is the co-owner of Radiance Herbs & Massage. She has been a licensed massage therapist for more than 20 years and she loves to share her knowledge about natural living and magick.
To register, contact: Radiance Herbs & Massage, 360-539-8049
Class will be held at Radiance Herbs & Massage. Stairs must be climbed to access the classroom space.


 Beyond the Illusion of Confusion
Saturday May 18
1–5pm

Are you ready to kick uncertainty and hesitation to the curb…To own your power to create your life from the energy of love instead of fear? At a crossroads with your work, relationships, abundance, health or creativity? If you are feeling called to make the shift from doubt and confusion to clarity and knowing, then this is the workshop for you! As ever evolving beings we will take the next step in our transformational journey by exploring the following: Our bodies know the truth; why the mind (ego) wants us to believe in confusion and limitation; moving beyond “I’m working on that;” identifying and releasing mind clutter; living authentically with more ease; trusting our connection to the Universe completely.
Instructor: Lisa Holm. Intuitive guide, spiritual life coach, medium and teacher, Lisa has been empowering clients across the U.S. and internationally through classes, clairvoyant counseling, intuitive readings, mediumship, animal communication and spiritual healing since 2002. Lisa has studied with medical intuitive Tina Zion, Hay House author and psychic medium John Holland and the Church of Religious Science. Lisa also teaches Intuitive Development, Animal Communication, and Mediumship Mentoring. Website: www.lisaholm-psychic.com

Cost: $56

To register: call Lisa Holm at 360-786-8617 or email Lisa @lisaholm-psychic.com
Class will be held at Radiance Herbs & Massage. Stairs must be climbed to access the classroom space.


 Your Book of Shadows: A Workshop
Sunday, May 19
12-4pm

Have you ever wanted to make your own book of spells? A Witch’s Book of Shadows is her personal book of spells. In this workshop, you will make your own book of spells. We will go through the steps of dedicating a book in a personal Magickal process of your own design. This is a hands-on course designed for beginners and open to all skill levels. Please supply your own book and drawing implements.

Instructor: Elena Kent. Elena is from New Mexico and grew up immersed in a rich and eclectic tapestry of practices and traditions. She teaches in a conversational style, aiming to engage each student based on their own interests.

Cost: $30 each or two for $50 if paid at the same time

To register, contact: Elena Kent 505-267-5340

Class will be held at Gallery Boom. This is an accessible space.


 Understanding Cannabis and Cancer For People and Pets
Saturday, June 1
1-3pm

Join Herbalist Rita Hogan as she discusses the Cannabis plant as teacher and healer. Rita will cover the many different types of CBD and Cannabis within the context of cancer for both people and pets. This is a highly informative session, mending the disconnect between you and one of our most important and misunderstood plant allies. A great opportunity to get your cancer and Cannabis- related questions answered.

Instructor: Rita Hogan. Rita is a full-time herbalist focusing on people and dogs as individuals: mind, body and spirit. Her practice incorporates herbal medicine, homeopathy and environmental stewardship to help dogs and people find balance and partnership with nature. Rita is an author, speaker, formulator and clinical herbalist residing in Olympia. You can reach Rita at Canineherbalist.com

Cost: $25

To register, contact: Rita Hogan, canineherbalist@gmail.com

Class will be held at Radiance Herbs & Massage. Stairs must be climbed to access the classroom space.