After a hugely successful Spring and Summer programme with lots of superb students we would just like to share the new dates for 2023/24.

Our interactive 10 month Home Help Correspondence Course celebrates 30 years of Herbal education around the globe and starts anytime throughout the year.

First in a series of Wednesday Workshops please contact us to be put on the list for 2024 dates

November 1st

Samhain Celebration 2pm till 4pm

Cosy get together with log burner – vegan food – pumpkin soup – practical herbal remedies for Autumn – making Fire Cider – a time to celebrate the turn of the year’s wheel with Samhain and All Hallow’s Eve. Cost £35 or conc £25 kids £10 or by donation.

November 26th

Coughs and Sneezes Winter Breezes 12 till 3 pm

An introduction to different Herbal preparations to support the Immune and Respiratory systems. Combining Infusions, Inhalations, and more.

Make a hydrosol or floral water with our beautiful  copper Alembic to take away with you.
Cost £35 or conc. £25 kids £10 or by donation.

December  6th 2023

Plant Based Cookery for Celebrations 12 till 4 pm

Get busy with our vegan chefs to produce delicious food for sampling dishes appropriate to the season. A full day of cruelty free cooking at Drimlabarra Herb Farm, Kildonan, Isle of Arran – treat the vegan in your life! Cost is £85 or £65 conc. £45 for kids- includes all tuition, recipes, food and take-aways.

Date to be confirmed for 2024 please email us to be put on the list for 2024

last year it was April 16th till 29th 2023

14 day Celtic Herbal Medicine Intensive.

14 day Celtic Herbal Medicine Intensive.
Exploring our rich Celtic Heritage of Medicinal Plants through direct experience, field trips to sacred sites and an Elemental approach.
Ends with a fire ceremony for Beltane.

Date to be confirmed for 2024 last year it was 17th till 24th September 2023

7 day Autumn Equinox Plant Immersion
Practical Herbal Remedies for Immune and overall health. Getting up close and personal with plants. Log fires – fully catered for.

Both the above involve studying at the Herb farm while staying nearby in a cottage in Kildonan by the sea.
Tutors Nicola Dee Kelly, Keith Robertson and guest Danny O’Rawe.

Dates just announced for 2024 Thursday evening May 12th Sunday lunchtime June 2nd (please note the 2023 Course sold out quickly) Please see The Healing Power of Plants – Holy Isle – Vegan Herbal – Drimlabarra Herb Farm – Isle of Arran

3 day The Healing Power of Plants
A unique opportunity to stay on the Holy Isle in Lamlash bay and explore the flora through experiential botany, plant meditation and herb walks.