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Duration: 5 or 10 weeks Wednesdays 2 and a half hours

Price: £145

Contact: Mark Vyvyan-Penney at Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts

Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts,
Unit 2, Parkway Farm Business Park, Middle Farm Way
Poundbury, Dorchester

Course Start Dates

Due to the uncertainty caused by COVID-19/Coronavirus, please contact the course organiser before finalising plans to attend this course.

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.

About the Course

Whether you are just a beginner or you have done some willow basketry before, this course provides you with opportunity to make your own baskets and take them home.

Over the ten week or five week course you will learn all the basic basket weaving techniques, and use them to make your own basket. This course is suitable for beginners and those who have previous experience. The course runs over a 10 week academic term , but there is an option to join at any time and to book the number of weeks required.

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 materials and tuition are provided, you just need to wear clothes that you can work in.

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  • Suitable for beginners
  • Wheelchair friendly

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