Tue, 23 Nov | Patty's Barn

Make a Large Traditional Round Willow Basket - 2 Day Workshop

This will be a much more in depth course than the one-day workshop and the opportunity to make a larger basket, or take your time making a smaller basket with a choice of colours, weaves and handles.
Make a Large Traditional Round Willow Basket - 2 Day Workshop

Time & Location

23 Nov, 09:30 – 24 Nov, 17:00
Patty's Barn, Hillam Ln, Cockerham, Lancaster LA2 0DY, UK

About the Event

This will be a much more in depth course than the one-day workshop and the opportunity to make a larger basket, or  take your time making a smaller basket with a choice of colours, weaves and handles. 

You could use  your basket for logs, wool, as a shopper or for storage...

Julie - is your willow weaving expert will lead you through various techniques of how to create your sculpture. 

She’ll also share more about the various varieties of willow, and how to harvest and prepare willow for weaving on your own before you’ll get stuck into making and creating. 

WHAT’S INCLUDED

  • All equipment and materials needed to make sculpture
  • A light lunch and teas and coffees  on both days 
  • An understanding of the use of willow weaving, with skills and techniques in crafting with willow
  • Knowledge about the ecological credentials of willow and how to choose natural materials when out foraging for your own

This course is suitable for those with no previous experience, you’ll need a little bit of hand strength and a little bit of patience in your creations but it’s all worth it.

ACCOMMODATION

If you are not local and would like accommodation options at Patty's Barn, 4 star self catering also on site, please get in touch directly at hello@the-rewilding.com. Minimum stay is 3 nights. 

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