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Welcome you, Divine Being!

Be radical, bold, sensitive, explorative, curious, empowered and human.

Be you in a world that tells you to be someone else. Fight for that. That is liberation.

-Jaee Honey Sumter
a divine-human. just like you

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Janae’ “Jaee” Sumter (they/them) is a genderqueer migrating Cultural Bearer and Movement Healer with an expansively growing background in the Arts, Arts Integration-Social Emotional Learning Education, Community Organizing, Event Planning, Curating, Coaching, Energy Healing, Dancing, Documenting/Archiving, Root Medicine, Travel & Nature Photography, Digital Design and Creative Entrepreneurship and more. Jaee Sumter is a New Orleans native who works with under-resourced youth and adults of color within the U.S. and Internationally.

 

As the founder and human vessel of Sweet Herbal Honey Apothecary, a divine-led community creative agency, their wholistic sacred work manifests through integrating extensive creative-based healing modalities that initiate socio-political awareness and uproots colonized frameworks and systems.

 

These modalities support self and collective awareness through replanting and uplifting roots towards empowerment, wellness, global sovereignty, arts activism, social integration, and the accessibility of creative education as a key to liberation and social-emotional understanding

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The elders we meet along the journey of life, the stories we learn, the wisdom we share. 

Matriarchal Lineage of power that lives beyond time, space, time and age  
Pai, Thaliand

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The elders we meet along the journey of life, the stories we learn, the wisdom we share. 

Blessed by thy name, the realities of life. 

Yagon, Myanmar

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The good hearts, cruel world. Spread love and help each other in saving our hearts. 

- Matcha, thank you 


Chang Mai, Thailand

A traveler along the journey meets a young person with wisdom of the God and sight to see beyond realities. Young elder.  Spread goodness, educate without lack and seek love in act of giving.

- Wise Young Elder, thank you 

Yagoon. Myanmar 

We will always remember the impact we live in each other lives. the enlightenment and the lesson. The love and the pain and the joy exist in the equally. The stories of language beyond the verbal linguistics of understanding.

the Beauty and the Sublime can be found there. 

- Matcha, thank you 

Chang Mai, Thailand

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Initiatives / Pathways to Liberation

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Archived Past Creative Project Collaborations & Projects

Learn about creators of color around the world and their story through story sharing, self-exploration, healing and learning based creative projects. Connect with them and learn their story through their creative expressions. Check out our short-term projects, many have supportive takeaways, recipes, clips and useful insight. Projects began in 2020, the beginning of Sweet Herbal Honey Apothecary. 

 

Gratitude to all the amazing collaborators over the years! Empowering moment and powerful message of liberation.

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Digital Honeycomb Archive

Collage Made by hive, welder & urban farmer Karina Roca

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Sweet Herbs Online Shop

Sweet Herbs is our herbal shop! Our handmade products conjure spiritual alignment, empowerment, protection, ancestral connection, purpose, community care, and self-love. We believe in holistic health, good nutrition, accessibility, and healthy minds that empower and liberate the spirit. Our herbal medicine, kitchenware, altars, home decor, naturally dyed work, and eco-artistic spiritual products support the mind, body, and spirit. All products sold under Sweet Herbs are handcrafted by our founder, Janae' "Jaee Honey" Sumter.

PRODUCTS:

Homemade peanut, Indigo Bottles, Oat milk, Salsa, Handmade paper, Incense Holders, Herbal Infused Honey's, Cooking Seasonings, Stress & Anxiety Relief Mojo Bags, Fruit Infused Syrups, Spiritual Brooms and More

Check out our new collection, Sweet Elders Homegrown Indigo Collection

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Bees of the Indigo Community Garden 

Bees of the Indigo is a traveling garden rooted in ancestral connection with the land that fosters the exchange and learning practice of sacred medicine of the land, culture, humanity, creativity, community care, and agricultural global sovereignty. 

Programs & Projects 

Monthly Distribution Drives, Personal Development Workshops (virtual), Energy Healing services, Gardening & Nourishment, and MORE!

Services by Jaee: 1:1 Reiki Sessions, Meditation & Movement Trauma Recovery

Creativity Coaching, 

Spiritual work: Root work & Bibliomancy prayer conjuring self-love, purpose, protection, healing, abundance, self-acceptance and empowerment. 

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Gratitude to the ancestors of past, present and future- collective legacy.

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Ase' O: Descendants of Roots & Legacy Arts & Wellness Education Program

Jaee Sumter Interdisciplinary Portfolio

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The Asé O Descendants of Roots & Legacy is Sweet Herbal Honey Apothecary’s education program that grounds itself in intergenerational bridging, inquiry-based learning, arts activism and the whole-person approach to learning. Our mission is to promote alternative & accessible routes to learning, our program centers on health & wellness, arts integration, skill development, trauma recovery through the arts, and social-emotional awareness through the lens of life, storytelling and creativity. Our program partners with schools, community organizations, alternative spaces, collectives, creatives, families, and individuals through teaching, coaching, curating and building integrative curriculums that expand our awareness about ourselves and the world(s) we experience.

Principles: Collaboration, Creativity, Unity & Power, Healing & Activism, Education as liberation ​

Janae’ “Jaee” Sumter (they/them) is a genderqueer migrating Cultural Bearer and Movement Healer with an expansive background in the Arts, Arts Integration Education, Community Organizing, Event Planning, Curating, Coaching, Photography, Energy Healing, and Creative Entrepreneurship and more. Jaee Sumter is a New Orleans native who works with under resourced youth and adults of color within the U.S. and Internationally through and beyond Sweet Herbal Honey Apothecary.

 

As the founder, their wholistic sacred work manifests through integrating extensive creative-based healing modalities that initiate socio-political awareness and uproots colonized frameworks and systems. These modalities support self and collective awareness through replanting and uplifting roots towards empowerment, wellness, global sovereignty, arts activism, social integration, and the accessibility of creative education as a key to liberation and social-emotional understanding.

 

Digital Designer, Arts & Arts and Literacy Curriculum Developer, Instructional Coaching for arts educators, Creativity Coaching, Curator, Dancer, Movement/Dance Instructor, Intuitive Arts Technique, Painter, Public Altars, Interactive Installations, Material Assemblages, more...

Jaee Honey Sumter 

Check out Jaee Sumter's artist & practitioner offerings

 

Here you will find Jaee's interdisciplinary community practice and portfolio.

For collaborating and contracting, email them at jaee.sweetherbalhoney@gmail.com 

 

educator, instructional coach, creativity coach, independent arts and art literacy  currculum developer

energy healing practioner, visual artist, dancer, creative writer and more!

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Empower
Growth

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Sweet Herbs

Sweet Elders Homegrown Collection


Found on Etsy! 

Full ​Product catalog can be found on
Sweet Herbal Honey Apothecary LLC

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