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

IMPORTANT DATES 2022

After a hugely successful Spring and Summer programme with lots of superb students we would just like to share the new dates for 2022.

May 2022

June 2022

  • 11th – 12th – 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 – 12 days of immersion into the timeless landscape of Arran. RESERVED FOR PAST STUDENTS
    We will be connecting deeply with its flora. This years accommodation, access to the concerts and sessions of the Folk Festival above are included in the Course See Celtic Herbal Medicine Intensive
  • 27th – Apprentices fly away home spreading their newfound inspirations worldwide.

July 2022

  • 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 2022

  • 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.

October 2022

  • Dates TBA – Winter Warmers Breaks
  • Can be taken individually or a series – meet new herbs each time and season.

Winter Warmer 1:

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 courses 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 2022

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 2022

  • Dates TBA – Workshops will run on Wednesdays
  • 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