of the Artemisia Natural Perfume line, has studied natural perfumery exclusively with Mandy Aftel since 2002. Her fragrance compositions are known for their beauty and elegant structure. Lisa is an accomplished violinist, mathematician, flamenco dancer, and urban agriculturist.
Fragrance has the instantaneous and invisible power to penetrate consciousness. It is both tangible and intangible, earthly and ethereal, worthless and priceless, real and magical. To discover the art of natural perfumery is to participate in a spiritual process as well as an aesthetic one. Using essential oils — with their rich histories, properties, and symbolism — immerses the perfumer in a process of personal transformation.