Basket Courses Two Days at Creative with Nature Studio


Duration: 10-4pm Each day

Price: £150

Run by: Joe Gregory
at Creative with Nature

07588944166

22 Rochdale Road
Todmorden
Yorkshire
OL14 7LD

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About the Course

These courses are designed for beginners and intermediates. In my beautiful, light studio in Todmorden, West Yorkshire, spend a weekend learning basketry techniques to weave your own strong storage basket with a unique wooden handle, a traditional English Shopper or a really sturdy log basket! (1 day courses are also available)

Go to my website to see everything I have coming up and the other venues I work from. I also host other courses from other craft professionals from my studio and we offer small group tuition and 1 to 1 tuition.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

All courses include all tools, materials, beverages and Cake!



Want to review this course?

I've completed 2 basket and 2 sculpture courses with Joe Gregory from Creative with Nature. She's a fab teacher, very patient & helpful. I'm so please with the baskets and the sculptures I've made, highly recommend.

- - #17325

Response from Creative with Nature:

Thank you Elaine! you're feedback is very welcome. Well done on another gorgeous basket. xx

I had such a good time on this course - The satisfaction from weaving with willow and natural materials, being taught to weave the most beautiful basket is a fantastic feeling. I cant believe how well I did - a lot of it is down to Joe’s being such a good teacher, extremely patient and attentive - and she has the ratio of students to teacher just right so you get all the help and guidance you need. The gallery/studio itself has a very calming, comfortable atmosphere - I felt right at home - I’m already booked onto the next Stag Head course - I can’t wait :-)

- - #17295

Response from Creative with Nature:

That's really kind! Thank you Jane, glad you got so much out of it, including your beautiful basket!! xxx

The shop is based in the lovely old town of Todmorden, with plenty of on street parking and places to go for lunch. This is the third course I have been to, and I have thoroughly enjoyed all of them. But the two day basket making course was fantastic. Joe is extremely patient with everyone. I now have much more of an appreciation for baskets now that I know how much work goes into each and everyone of them. I adore the basket I made and due to the hard work I put into the making of it, I know it will be part of my home for a very long time. The price may seem expensive, don't let this put you off. Yes you can but one cheaper, but it will never mean as much to you as the one you created from sticks of willow. A course to teach basketry and appreciation of an age old craft. can't wait for the next course - already booked!

- - #17292

Response from Creative with Nature:

Thank you Donna! you did such a good job! and a pretty advanced weave with the zigzags for a beginner!! well done. xxx

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Course Start Dates

Saturday 19th January 2019
Sunday 20th January 2019
Saturday 27th April 2019
Sunday 28th April 2019
Saturday 18th May 2019
Sunday 19th May 2019

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