Author: Petra Ahnert
Photography: Kat Schleicher Photography
Ideal for: Non beekeepers, new beekeepers, established beekeepers.
Publisher: Quarto Publishing Group USA Inc.
Binding: Perfect Bound (Paper)
Dimensions: 10 1/8″ x 8 1/8″ x 1/2″
From the publisher:
Create hive-to-home products you’ll use every day.
From crayons to cough drops, cookies to candles, Beehive Alchemy is a comprehensive introduction to incorporating the miracle of bees into everyday life. With this new book, beekeepers (and bee lovers) will learn about the benefits and attributes of beeswax, honey, propolis, and more as they’re introduced to a full range of projects and harness the amazing gifts of bees.
Inside you’ll find:
- Introductions to the forms and function of honey, beeswax, propolis, and pollen.
- Tips and techniques for transforming bees’ bounty into useful items for home and health.
- Detailed recipes to get you started creating delicious dishes and healthful soaps, balms, salves, and more.