Spend two creative days weaving a large or small scale sculpture of your choice. You can work on figurative or non-figurative pieces for your garden or home. Learn how to build a framework and weave using the interlace technique over a metal armature. Practice using willow effectively to build form and fluid surface textures.
Place your order for your frame when you book.
Large frame, (stag or deer) £15
Medium frame , (sheep/goat/pig) £10
Complex frames (leaping hare in log stand/fox) £18
Bird frame in log stand (heron/goose/pheasant) £15
Learn how to grow and harvest your own willow. Beginners, intermediates and advance students are all welcome.
There is a maximum of 6 students on this workshop.
Sue Kirk has 20 years experience in willow weaving and has taught The Scottish Basketmakers Circle, The Basketmakers Association York Spring School, The City Lit in London and West Dean College.
Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.
Due to covid restrictions, lunch is not provided, we recommend you bring your own lunch , snacks and drinks.
Willow is included , metal frames can be paid for on the day.
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