Willow 2 Day Oval Basket Workshop with Sarah Le Breton Willow

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Description

Create a lovely oval English technique stake-and-strand willow basket. This 2 day workshop will enable you to make your perfect shopping basket with methods and techniques including an underfoot tied slath base, English rand weave and a traditional Somerset handle. You will also learn how to grow, harvest and prepare your willow ready for weaving.  This workshop is more suitable for those with existing basket weaving experience but adventurous beginners will do well too!

What's included in the price?

All materials, tools & refreshments included. I’ve teamed up with the nearby amazing Lost Kitchen restaurant who have created a special lunch menu for you of mezze salad, freshly baked Focaccia, homemade cake and a Luscombe drink. Lunch payable on the day by card or cash.

Duration

2 days

Cancellation policy

Medium - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 4 weeks before the course starts

Maker

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Sarah Le Breton Willow

with Craft Courses since 2017

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With over a decade of teaching experience, Sarah offers 1 - 2 day willow basketmaking workshops for both beginners and those with existing willow weaving experience. Being passionate about natural materials and skilled traditional craftsmanship, Sarah has designed and created for you several different workshops that explore willow weaving, English basketry techniques and enable you to create your own truly special baskets and sculptures. All workshops are held in Mid Devon, (just 15 minutes from Junction 27 of the M5), and through teaming up with the nearby Lost Kitchen restaurant, not only do you receive expert tuition in a great venue but a lovely lunch too!

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Parking provided
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Intermediate level
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Venue

Chevithone Village Hall, Chevithorne, , Tiverton, Devon, EX16 7PU