June 2013 (10am - 4.30pm approx)
Willow Basket Making for Complete
with JOHN HART
demand this very popular workshop is returning for the second time in 2013 . .
“I’ve been making baskets and growing willow here at Gleanings for the last 5
years and have enjoyed the whole process. It’s the sort of skill you can get
lost in. During the day I will teach you to make a small basket that you will be
proud of, describing the pitfalls and how to overcome them, instruct on the
amount of soaking required, and teach borders and the different weaves that I
use. Also, we will look at the hedgerow plants you can use and take a trip to my
This course will give you a chance to dip your toe in the water
and be ready to create baskets of your own design.
Cost of Day: £35 which includes
all materials, refreshments and snacks. Please bring a packed lunch