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LIVING WILLOW

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These beautiful living structures enhance any garden or community space. Come along and learn how to site, plan, lay out and construct a living willow arch. You will also learn how to weave a living willow harlequin tree to take home. Students will need to bring a large pot to plant their tree into (minimum 10 litres). Materials: £5

Date Tues 23rd January
Tutor Clare Revera  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 1966  
Fees £70  
 

 
BASKODENN

This exciting two day workshop will give you the variety of skills that you need to make this traditional and very interesting willow Breton herring basket.
Previous willow weaving experience would be useful for this course.
Materials: £10

Date Tues 30th January and Wed 31st January
Tutor Eddie Glew  
Time 9.30am to 4.30pm  
Ref 1863  
Fees £140  
 

 
COIL POTS AND BOWLS

This two day workshop will teach you the unique and contemporary rope coil weave technique. You may decide to weave one or two beautiful bowl shapes or make a larger coil pot with or without handles. Be inspired, design and create both traditional and contemporary sculptural shapes. Let your imagination flow! Materials: £15 maximum

Date Tues 6th February and Wed 7th February
Tutor Clare Revera  
Time 10.00am to 4.00pm  
Ref 1969  
Fees £140  
 

 
INTRODUCTION TO BASKETRY

An excellent introduction to working with willow. Learn how to make this beautiful tension tray which originates from Catalonia. You will be guided through a variety of techniques which will give you a good basic foundation and introduction to willow basketmaking.
Materials: £10

Date Sat 24th February
Tutor Eddie Glew  
Time 9.30am-4.30pm  
Ref 1862  
Fees £70  
 

 
MOULD WORK

This is a traditional basketry technique that is rare in this country.
It requires different skills to standard basket making whilst achieving the same results. This exciting two day workshop will give you the skills that you need to make a round basket over a mould. Previous willow weaving experience would be useful for this course. Materials: £10

Date Tues 6th March and Wed 7th March
Tutor Eddie Glew  
Time 9.30am-4.30pm  
Ref 1864  
Fees £140