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When: November 6, 2021 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Elemental Collective, 7237 Ella Rd, Sooke, BC V9Z 0R8, Canada

Wildfood & Medicine Walk Nature’s Chef Tom Kral & Herbalist/Marital Artist Darcy from Last One Standing will be leading a walk on the wild side.   Together we will identify and forage wild foods that[…]

November 6, 2021 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Elemental Collective
7237 Ella Rd
Sooke, BC V9Z 0R8
Chef Tom Kral

Wildfood & Medicine Walk

Nature’s Chef Tom Kral & Herbalist/Marital Artist Darcy from Last One Standing will be leading a walk on the wild side.
Together we will identify and forage wild foods that are nutritionally superior to store bought foods, also very medicinal and talk about uses, preparations, and storing.
After the walk we will process some of the harvest for storage and for consumption as some delicious snacks to accompany the workshop along with some fresh forest tea.
Your investment for this powerful natural knowledge is 40$.
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Nature’s Chef, Tom Kral
Over 20 years of professional cooking experience and a bloodline of cooks has evolved Tom Kral into Nature’s Chef. From a child growing up in a European deli and spending time at the family cottage, camping and foraging played a important role of his life that developed a deep connection with nature. Following his passion for cooking it led him down a path of being trained by some of the worlds best chefs, then to owner of a renowned restaurant and catering business in Toronto, ON. After a chef burn out and a awakening he finally came to settle in supernatural BC because of the irresistible call for the wild. His passion for putting medicine back into our food quickly grew into a whole new genre of dining experience, which he delivers to others through edutainment.
D’Arcy is a bio-educator and movement specialist who leads classes and workshops on a wide variety of topics ranging from natural movement, wild foods/medicines, martial arts and survival tactics. As a life time lover of movement, he holds certification in HKC from Dragon door for kettlebell and also a black belt in Shizenden ryu. A strong drive and dedication has pushed D’Arcy to study and perfect every form of movement that crosses his path. Craving more skills in self reliance, D’Arcy went to school for herbal medicine and studied fungus knowledge under some of the worlds leading mycologists. He has applied his knowledge in mycology to researching the power of mushroom medicine and has contributed his vast knowledge to popular health promoting companies by harvesting and building therapeutic blends for them. He can easily identify, harvest, process, and blend herbal medicine to optimize human potential. An immense passion for living a rich spectrum of life experience has led D’Arcy to training and studying daily in these subjects for work and play. D’Arcy has taught hundreds of students in Canada, as well as internationally in Mexico, Thailand, Cambodia and the Philippines. He has been entrusted to teach private classes in traveler’s self defense, occupational self defense for government workers and countless other forms of self reliance. An unrelenting pursuit of knowledge and understating makes D’Arcy an incredible instructor and inspiration for living a purposeful and practical life. His approach is effective and inspiring. The way D’Arcy is able to motivate and educate students creates a space in which they want to rise to the occasion and stoke the fire of their own potential!
Elemental Collective
The Elemental Collective seeks to create a harmonious culture of humans living in attunement with the natural community of plants, animals and elemental powers. Through offering nature education workshops, retreats & culinary events, art, healing, ceremony and celebratory events we strive to inspire further generations of land stewards and community co-operatives by sharing the knowledge needed to sustain and thrive as human beings. Honoring all life forces & fostering a deeper commitment with the Earth, we attend to the interwoven threads of personal, community and bioregional relationships. By forming a Co-operative we are bringing together the diverse gifts, knowledge and experience of our team, the Elemental Guardians, to purchase the land we are living on, in order to bring a much needed alternative project of ‘doing business differently’ than most of the current models that are in crisis. It is a visionary task, and there are countless challenges to surmount, but the steadfast hearts of our fellowship are up for the adventure!
We endeavour to honour the land and its people by strengthening our relationship and responsibilities to the land. We acknowledge that we live and work on unceded Coast Salish Territories.