This full day willow basketry course is £80. The price includes all the materials and specialist tools required to make a lovely willow basket plus lunch and refreshments throughout the day. Attendees will leave with something beautiful, strong, environmentally-friendly and above all, very personal.
As well as enjoying a fantastic day of weaving, there will be an opportunity to see how willow is grown and processed on our Somerset farm. Visitors are welcome to walk through our withy fields and enjoy the amazing variety of wildlife that the Somerset Levels has to offer.
Our tutors are all highly experienced, so attendees can be sure of the very best instruction and assistance throughout the day. The tutors will show the most suitable willow weaving techniques and how to use specialist tools to achieve the very best results.
On our beginners basketry course attendees have the opportunity to learn many of the techniques which are essential for weaving a wide variety of baskets. Once the basics have been mastered, why not progress on to bigger or more complicated projects? Let your imagination run wild!