This day long course will take you through the process of making a round bottomed willow basket with finger handles.
We will use buff and white willow to produce a beautiful basket with many practical uses.
This course is best suited to those that have had some basic experience of with working with willow.
Course Leader - Mollie Butters
Mollie is a long standing educator of children, young people and adults. Through her work in outdoor education and creativity she likes to foster a work space which encourages personal development and offers meaningful experiences for all those she works with. She is a proficient basket maker, using many materials including traditional willow work, tree barks and an array of plant fibres. Creating practical and beautiful vessels from natural materials gathered by hand is fundamental to her life.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course
fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be
provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
All tools and materials will be provided.
An organic lunch will be provided in the Old Dairy Kitchen.
Accommodation is available in our eco-guesthouse on the farm if required.