Natural Perfume Workshop with Jessica Hannah @ UC Botanical Garden
Oct 22 all-day
Natural Perfume Workshop with Jessica Hannah @ UC Botanical Garden | Berkeley | California | United States

Join us for this two hour beginners natural perfume workshop. You’ll learn about the history and art of natural perfumes. You will create a formula with oils from around the world, including Italian bergamot, Haitian vetiver, Bulgarian rose, and more. Suitable for new and returning students.

Beginner Natural Perfume Workshop Includes:
15 natural essential oils and absolutes to sample
Your formula blended into a .25 oz spray-bottle
A Mini bag for your perfume
A take home guide
A lively and educational discussion about botanical essences, distillation, and history
A mixing session guided by a trained natural perfumer
Your formula saved for future refills

Arata Art Gallery Show and Artist Reception @ Arata Art Gallery
Dec 14 @ 4:00 pm – 6:54 pm

San Francisco artist Victoria Veedell and Benicia artist Manon Jodoin will be having a dual exhibition at Arata Art Gallery in Benicia from November 29th through January 12th. Both artists’ atmospheric paintings evoke a distinctive mood and special feelings of romance and mystery. Definitely an art show not to be missed! The public is invited to an artist reception on Saturday, December 14th from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at 637 First Street in Benicia.