about aromaculture

AromaCulture is an educational magazine for aromatherapists, herbalists, and those who just love and/or want to learn more about therapeutic plants and essential oils. Digital issues are published every month and include educational articles, case studies and recipes from professional herbalists, aromatherapists, and other experts in the holistic health industry. You can purchase individual issues (including past issues) from the shop or subscribe to the magazine to have it automatically delivered to your email inbox every month. Magazine subscribers receive a bonus essential oil or herb profile with every issue! We also have an educational blog that's packed with great information.

meet the team


Our founder, Erin Stewart, is a Certified Aromatherapist and has been studying botanicals for over 10 years. She is a professional member of NAHA and is based in the Pacific Northwest. Erin is an artist, herbalist, and organic lifestyle advocate. She is also a photographer with a history in portrait and product photography and is the photographer behind the photos here on our website and most of the photos you see in the magazine.


Jonathan is our tech and sales expert. He also works with new contributors and advertisers for the magazine. He is currently furthering his studies in herbalism and is a talented craftsman and woodworker, a skilled musician, and a lover of plants. Before coming to work at AromaCulture, Jonathan was a sales territory manager for a company based in Oregon.

My idea of a good herbalist isn’t someone who knows the uses of forty different herbs, but someone who knows how to use one herb in forty different ways.
— Svevo Brooks