Musgrove Willows usually run a range of willow weaving courses throughout the year. These courses take place at our centre in Westonzoyland, Somerset.
***OUR 2020 WILLOW WEAVING COURSES ARE POSTPONED. WE PLAN TO RESUME THESE NEXT YEAR***
We will be in touch with all those who have a place booked. Course gift vouchers will be extended.
The price of our courses includes expert tuition, all materials, a delicious lunch and refreshments. Attendees will leave with something beautiful, strong, environmentally-friendly and above all, very personal.
“A fantastic experience with an outstanding tutor. Rachel was hugely knowledgeable, good fun and had endless patience. Highly recommended!” Ingrid
Our willow weaving courses include:
- Garden structures
- Hurdle making
- Traditional baskets (in all shapes and sizes)
- Animal, bird & beast sculptures
- Living willow structures (seasonal)
- Seasonal crafts, soaps & lanterns
All our course instructors are highly experienced willow weavers. If you have any questions or need any guidance, please do not hesitate to ask them.
Willow weaving courses – 2020 Full day itinerary. Half day courses also include lunch
9.00 – 9.30am
Enjoy tea or coffee and meet with the class instructor and other course attendees. This gives you the opportunity to discuss any ideas.
9.30am – 1pm (approx)
Let the willow weaving begin!
1pm – 1.45pm (approx)
Enjoy a delicious lunch. (Please advise us of any special dietary requirements, allergies or disabilities when booking.)
1.45pm – 4.30pm (approx)
Finish your willow masterpiece!
Times are flexible. Course attendees are sure to go home with a finished piece.
Refreshments & Lunch
Refreshments are available throughout the day.
Some of our courses are held outdoors and others in work sheds. Depending on the course, you may be using steamed or wet willow rods. Please wear appropriate clothing.
If the course you wish to book is full, please let us know. We will endeavour to run another course if we can.
Get a group of family and friends together and take a course together. Groups of 6 and above can be accommodated.
6 or more students are needed to make a course viable, so we reserve the right to cancel or change the course date if necessary. Refunds or credit notes will be given if alternative dates are unsuitable.
“Brilliant course and lovely lunch. Thank you.
I’ll be back.”
Musgrove Willows can also advise on local accommodation for those travelling from afar.
If you would like to book online, please be aware that PayPal is currently the only option. Please call us to pay by credit card.