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Drawing Little Houses

The Little Houses Improvement Scheme’s Bennet House: Study House project invites you to discover the long history of building restoration in the burgh of Culross on a sketching tour. 
Join Mark Kirkham ‘The Edinburgh Sketcher’ (, and Diane Watters, Buildings Investigator with Historic Environment Scotland to investigate the burgh’s architectural history through observation and drawing. Learn to improve your sketching skills by discovering some of the hidden architectural gems preserved by the National Trust for Scotland over the last 80 years. 
The workshop includes a hard-hat tour of Bennet House, the latest Little House under restoration in the burgh.
For information on the project visit the Bennet House / Study House website: and follow us @StudyHouseNTS   
Friday 14th October 2016 
Sketching workshop from 1300 – 1600.
Hard Hat tour of Bennet House 1600-1700
Participants should book in advance and dress for the weather. We will meet at the Study House in the Bessie Bar Hall, next to Culross Palace. Please look for the ‘Study House’ sign.
Bennet House is a restoration project in progress and an active building site. The property has uneven and removed floors and several changes in level. Hard hats will be provided, visitors should wear sturdy footwear. 
Children under the age of 8 are not permitted inside Bennet House. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.