TEACRAFTERS


Isabelle Ranger foraging Labrador Tea

Namasthé Tea Co. founded & owned by Indigenous herbalist & wildcrafter Isabelle Ranger, Inuk of Nunatsiavut, Celtic heritage & raised French Canadian. Respectfully foraging wild mountain botanicals on Unceded Coast Salish territories around Whistler. Handcrafting unique botanical tisanes and teas that evoke the Thérroir of mossy woodlands, feral bogs & small tea gardens. Hand harvested, shade dried to preserve the precious aromatic oils that offers our signature aroma, taste and peak medicinal potency. Teacrafters of premium organic Thés steeped ancient Vedic & Indigenous wisdoms.Off the beaten path since 2006

Isabelle Ranger, studied under Medical Herbalist Rowan Hamilton and pioneering herbal educator Don Ollsin, whose teachers include Dr. Ellen White, or Kwulasulwut (Many Stars) a Coast Salish Elder, Dr. John Christopher, Sun Bear & more. She also learned directly from herbal pioneers Rosemary Gladstar, Susun Weed & friends of the Lil'wat First Nation.

 Isabelle has studied Vedic sciences for years including Sanskrit, Jyotisha, Ayurveda and Yoga , alonside Indigenous Wisdoms. Every decision is rooted in respect and aligned with the celestials according to Vedic Astrology. 

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 She recently shares on Radio-Canada in French about foraging with Simon Charland-Faucher & Julie Landry   Phare Ouest also has an audio and blog here 

Cédric Gervais foraging Labrador Tea

Cédric Gervais grew up in the beautiful region of Saguenay of Québec. His Father shared with him of the love wild food & wild game as well as foraging for the famous berries " bleuets du Saguenay " wild nuts, cattails and fungi. He is a passionate home brewer of ancient gruit ales, juicy IPAs and wild herbal brews. He shares a french segment on how to forage and homebrew with seasonal wild ingredients here.  He loves wild brews, cooking, foraging, playing chess, board games with the kids, watching the Habs, walks by the river, mountain biking and great food.

We are your Teacrafters,

Isabelle Ranger & Cédric Gervais