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Free Illustration Workshop for Young People, 23 November 2019, 11am-3pm

Calling All Budding Artists!  Join artist Henry Cruickshank for a fun filled day of drawing to design a new character for Ellisland. You will discover skills and techniques used by professional illustrators and animators.

All abilities welcome. Free workshop, lunch provided.

For more information and to book contact Sue Hughes, sueellisland@btinternet.com, 01387 740426

 

Burns Poetry

Some of Robert Burns’ best-loved nature poems were inspired by the tranquil setting of Ellisland Farm. Transcripts of the poems and songs written by Burns at Ellisland Farm.

Poems
Painting of Ellisland Farm
 

About

Burns experienced his most creative and fruitful years here at Ellisland. He found great poetic inspiration in the beauty of the surrounding countryside, the various people he met and the events he witnessed whilst living here.

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Burns Attractions

Ellisland Museum & Farm is conveniently situated on the road between Robert Burns' birthplace in Alloway and his final resting place at St Michael's Cemetery in Dumfries.

Burns Attractions

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There is so much to see at Ellisland Museum & Farm, so please allow at least an hour for a short visit and two to three hours for a full visit. We're a short, 5 mile drive from the centre of nearby Dumfries, just off the A76.

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