From Plant to Perfume - A day of botanical perfumery

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From Plant to Perfume - A day of botanical perfumery

65.00

Come and discover the origins of perfumery and the remarkable role of aromatic plants in this immersive one-day workshop in the beautiful surroundings of Dilston Physic Garden.

 

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Lavender, Lemon; Rosemary; Thyme; Rose; Jasmine; Orange and Clove are familiar plants and fragrances.  Modern day perfumery traces its origins from humble beginnings - a simple burning of resin incense, the strewing of herbs, a splash of floral water or the scent of a pomander ball.  Discover the origins of perfumery and the remarkable role of aromatic plants in this immersive one day workshop.

Enjoy a hands-on, interactive day embracing the theory and creative art of botanical perfumery. Learn about:

  • The origins and history or perfume from Cleopatra to Chanel
  • Understand perfume vocabulary, the art of smelling and training the nose
  • Perfume structure - Top, Middle and Base notes
  • Fragrance classification
  • Secrets of blending and dilutions
  • Safety, storage and suppllies