• From Right to Left: Weir House, Weir Studio, and Young Studio

    Weir Farm

    National Historic Site Connecticut

We're at Weir

About This Blog

Follow Wilton High School students Emma and Alosha as they blog about their experiences as interns at Weir Farm National Historic Site

Creative Writing Wednesday

June 05, 2013 Posted by: Alosha

The landscape at Weir Farm National Historic Site forms a sensory explosion as Alosha gets into the rhythm of working at the park.

 

Did You Know?

Stars on the ceiling of Weir's studio - Photo by Barry McCormick

The Land of Nod was the name given to his property, now preserved as Weir Farm National Historic Site, by Julian Alden Weir and his artist friends. Both Weir and Childe Hassam used the phrase to title works that were inspired by the local landscape.