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LARGE WILLOW HEARTS

Learn how to create a stunning, random weave, large willow heart (or two!). Using home-grown Somerset willow, you will be shown how to sculpt and weave these fabulous hearts. A perfect gift for a loved one.

Date Tues 28th January
Tutor Eddie Glew  
Time 9.30am to 4.30pm  
Ref 2577  
Fees

£85

 
   

   
WILLOW FRAME BASKET

Course full

Make a traditional frame basket using several varieties of coloured willow and incorporating garden materials if you wish. Students will learn the principles of frame basket making, making hoops, inserting ribs and weaving to make this lovely little basket. Perfect for egg collecting or to use as a small garden trug.

Date Tues 4th February
Tutor Clare Revera  
Time 9.30am to 4.00pm  
Ref 2634  
Fees

£75

 
   

   
WILLOW FRAME BASKET

Make a traditional frame basket using several varieties of coloured willow and incorporating garden materials if you wish. Students will learn the principles of frame basket making, making hoops, inserting ribs and weaving to make this lovely little basket. Perfect for egg collecting or to use as a small garden trug.

Date Tues 18th February
Tutor Clare Revera  
Time 9.30am to 4.00pm  
Ref 2692  
Fees

£75

 
   

   
WILLOW PLANT HOLDER

Make a woven willow plant holder which can be used with either a 4" plant pot or by filling the pre-made hessian insert with soil. Learn some simple basket techniques including two types of weaving, how to form a border and also, if you wish, a plaited handle. There may be an opportunity to make some simple woven garden ornaments after finishing your plant holder if time allows. Plant not included.

Date Tues 25th February
Tutor Sophie Francis  
Time 10.00am to 4.00pm  
Ref 2573  
Fees

£60

 
   

   
'SEA URCHIN' RUSH BASKETS

Course full

Learn how to adapt basic, traditional rush weaving techniques to work on a miniature scale. You will be guided through forming and shaping your basket to make one, possible two, of Rosie's signature 'sea urchin' baskets.

Date Wed 26th February
Tutor Rosie Farey  
Time 9.30am to 4.30pm  
Ref 2575  
Fees

£75