Insect boxes in construction

Natalie, the artist for the garden, has been busy getting the insect boxes ready for our workshops next week. The finished boxes will be placed in one of our drystone walls in the new garden, ready to attract lots of lovely caterpillars, delightful slaters and other beneficial beasties:

Timber cut and ready to go:


Insect box screwed together with filling material:


Finished box, ready for painting:



Workshops are on Monday 3rd March, 10.30am-12pm and Wednesday 5th March, 3.30-5pm,. Under tens must be accompanied – sign up at the Box Office (0131 315 2151) or e-mail


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