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Drimlabarra Herb Farm Kildonan, Isle of Arran, KA27 8SE

IMPORTANT DATES 2020/21

After a hugely successful Spring and Summer programme with lots of superb students we would just like to share the new dates for the Autumn and next year.
Wednesday workshops are returning to give the more local people a chance to join in without having to commit to a whole weekend.

October

Winter Warmer Breaks – can be taken individually or a series – meet new herbs each time and season.

DATES TBA

Come and experience the warmth and glow of spending time with nature and learning about plants and your health. Make beautiful medicines to take home from plants you have made a connection with. Get busy with our vegan chefs to produce delicious food for sampling dishes appropriate to the season.
Foot and Hand Baths with seasonal herbs. We are also like to include simple ceremony to express our gratitude to the plants and planet following a Celtic thread. see Celtic Herbal Medicine
Course: £140 (£126 conc.)
Vegan Organic Food and Accommodation Full Board ~ Shared Caravan £100, Shared Cabin £110, Single Cabin £130.
Available add on’s at £35 per hour Personal Herbal Consultation (Prescriptions extra), Swedish Massage other therapies by arrangement. If you live locally please apply if you would like to attend for single days.

Winter Warmer 2.

Come and experience the warmth and glow of spending time with nature and learning about plants and your health. Make beautiful medicines to take home from plants you have made a connection with. Get busy with our vegan chefs to produce delicious food for sampling dishes appropriate to the season.
Foot and Hand Baths with seasonal herbs. We are also like to include simple ceremony to express our gratitude to the plants and planet following a Celtic thread. see Celtic Herbal Medicine
Course: £140 (£126 conc.)
Vegan Organic Food and Accommodation Full Board ~ Shared Caravan £100, Shared Cabin £110, Single Cabin £130.
Available add on’s from £35 per hour e.g. Personal Herbal Consultation (Prescriptions extra), Swedish Massage and other therapies by arrangement. If you live locally please apply if you would like to attend for single days.

  • Both Course can be taken together and we are happy to have you stay for the full 5 nights at the above rates – please contact us for individual packages. With this option Friday till 3pm would be a breathe out day to explore Arran.
  •   Winter Warmer 3.
    Come and experience the warmth and glow of spending time with nature and learning about plants and your health. Make beautiful medicines to take home from plants you have made a connection with. Get busy with our vegan chefs to produce delicious food for sampling dishes appropriate to the season.
    Foot and Hand Baths with seasonal herbs. We are also like to include simple ceremony to express our gratitude to the plants and planet following a Celtic thread. see Celtic Herbal Medicine
    Course: N£140 (£126 conc.)
    Vegan Organic Food and Accommodation Full Board ~ Shared Caravan £100, Shared Cabin £110, Single Cabin £130.
    Available add on’s from £35 per hour e.g. Personal Herbal Consultation (Prescriptions extra), Swedish Massage and other therapies by arrangement. If you live locally please apply if you would like to attend for single days.

    November

  •   Winter Warmer 4.Come and experience the warmth and glow of spending time with nature and learning about plants and your health. Make beautiful medicines to take home from plants you have made a connection with. Get busy with our vegan chefs to produce delicious food for sampling dishes appropriate to the season.Foot and Hand Baths with seasonal herbs. We are also like to include simple ceremony to express our gratitude to the plants and planet following a Celtic thread. see Celtic Herbal Medicine
    Course: £140 (£126 conc.)
    Vegan Organic Food and Accommodation Full Board ~ Shared Caravan £100, Shared Cabin £110, Single Cabin £130.
    Available add on’s from £35 per hour e.g. Personal Herbal Consultation (Prescriptions extra), Swedish Massage and other therapies by arrangement. If you live locally please apply if you would like to attend for single days.
  •   Winter Warmer 5.
    Come and experience the warmth and glow of spending time with nature and learning about plants and your health. Make beautiful medicines to take home from plants you have made a connection with. Get busy with our vegan chefs to produce delicious food for sampling dishes appropriate to the season.
    Foot and Hand Baths with seasonal herbs. We are also like to include simple ceremony to express our gratitude to the plants and planet following a Celtic thread. see Celtic Herbal Medicine
    Course: £140 (£126 conc.)
    Vegan Organic Food and Accommodation Full Board ~ Shared Caravan £100, Shared Cabin £110, Single Cabin £130.
    Available add on’s from £35 per hour e.g. Personal Herbal Consultation (Prescriptions extra), Swedish Massage and other therapies by arrangement. If you live locally please apply if you would like to attend for single days.
  • Both Course can be taken together and we are happy to have you stay for the full 5 nights at the above rates – please contact us for individual packages. With this option Friday till 3pm would be a breathe out day to explore Arran.

December

  •  – Wednesday workshop Vegan Cookery for Celebration Meals Course £75 inc. vegan organic lunch
  •  Making Herbal and Natural Gifts – A practical day for everyone – family rates available
    Course £75 inc. vegan organic lunch

January 2021

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February 2021

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March 2021

14th – 15th Arran Veg Fest – more details to follow

April 2021

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May 2021

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June 2021

  • 11th – 13th Our Apprentices past and present will be attending the 27th Year of the unmissable Arran Folk Festival where Keith will be running the open sessions in the afternoons. This attracts a host of amazing musicians from far and wide and you are also are very welcome to join in.
  • 15th-27th – Celtic Herbal Medicine Intensive – 1 d2ays of immersion into the timeless landscape of Arran. RESERVED FOR PAST STUDENTS
    We will be connecting deeply with its flora. This year accommodation, access to the concerts and sessions of the Folk Festival above are included in the Course.See Celtic Herbal Medicine Intensive
  • 28th Apprentices fly away home spreading their newfound inspirations worldwide.

July 2021 Dates TBA

Practical Herbal Medicine Making Weekend 

Come and experience the vitality and growth of spending time with nature and learning about plants and your health. Make beautiful medicines to take home from plants you have made a connection with. Get busy with our vegan chefs to produce delicious food for sampling dishes appropriate to the season.
Foot and Hand Baths with seasonal herbs. We are also like to include simple ceremony to express our gratitude to the plants and planet following a Celtic thread. see Celtic Herbal Medicine
Course: £140 (£126 conc.)
Vegan Organic Food and Accommodation Full Board ~ Shared Caravan £100, Shared Cabin £110, Single Cabin £130.
Available add on’s from £35 per hour e.g. Personal Herbal Consultation (Prescriptions extra), Swedish Massage and other therapies by arrangement. If you live locally please apply if you would like to attend for single days.

AUGUST 2020

Lammas  Celtic Herbal Medicine Intensive 2
10 days of immersion into the timeless landscape of Arran.
We will be connecting deeply with its flora.

  •  Early August including the chance to enjoy the Highland Games.
  • Practical Herbal Medicine Making Weekend
    Dates TBA

    Come and experience the vitality and growth of spending time with nature and learning about plants and your health. Make beautiful medicines to take home from plants you have made a connection with. Get busy with our vegan chefs to produce delicious food for sampling dishes appropriate to the season.
    Foot and Hand Baths with seasonal herbs. We are also like to include simple ceremony to express our gratitude to the plants and planet following a Celtic thread. see Celtic Herbal Medicine
    Course: £140 (£126 conc.)
    Vegan Organic Food and Accommodation Full Board ~ Shared Caravan £100, Shared Cabin £110, Single Cabin £130.
    Available add on’s from £35 per hour e.g. Personal Herbal Consultation (Prescriptions extra), Swedish Massage and other therapies by arrangement. If you live locally please apply if you would like to attend for single days.

SEPTEMBER

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OCTOBER

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NOVEMBER

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DECEMBER

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