WILLOW: Berry Baskets

  • 115 British pounds

Workshop Details

Date: Saturday 8th October Time: 10-4pm Delicious homemade lunch included Come and join us at Reef House for this wonderful full day willow workshop for beginners. You will learn how to weave a traditional round based willow basket, how to select appropriate material for the basket and then be guided through each step of the basket making process: *Creating a base using a slate and paring weave *Adding upright stakes and the upsets, weaving a 3 rod wale to secure and space the stakes *Weaving the sides using traditional weaving patterns of 3 rod wale, French randing and double French randing *Create a simple trac border *adding the handle This is an intensive day but you will leave with a finished basket and the knowledge and skills to do more. Willow weaving can be quite hard on then hands so some dexterity and strength is needed. The cost includes tuition, materials and tools to make one basket as well as refreshments and a delicious homemade vegetarian lunch.

Cancellation Policy

Terms and conditions Cancellation : *More than 6 weeks before course commences - refund minus 10% admin fee. *Less than 6 weeks before course commences - refund minus 10% admin fee ONLY if your place can be filled *Less than 14 days before course commences - no refund but a credit towards future courses at Reef House, minus 20% admin fee

Contact Details

  • Back Lane, Blakeney, Holt, Norfolk NR25 7NR, UK

    07817968011

    reefhousemakeanddo@gmail.com