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Hidden Bottom Herringbone Basket

Hidden Bottom Herringbone Basket

Duration: 9.30am-4pm

Price: £95

Book with: Fay, Niki and Rachel
at Ecclesall Woods Craft Courses

J G Graves Woodland Discovery Centre
Ecclesall Woods
Abbey Lane, Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S7 2QZ
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Course Start Dates

Saturday 28th March 2020

About the Course

This one day course is the perfect introduction to basketry, or development from a beginner’s course, and you will go home with a stunning basket made from beautiful willow and incorporating 3 rod wale and herringbone weave.

Working from a pre-drilled wooden bottom the difficult job of ‘upsetting’ (putting in the upright stakes evenly spaced) the basket is already done for you. You don’t see the base and those of you keen to develop your sills may wish to add a foot border later in the day. You will spend the day learning weaves and finish off with a chunky border. Handle holes or hazel handle may be attached if you wish.

Please note you need some level of manual dexterity in your fingers.

Please let us know if you have any specific requirements or needs. Refundable up to two weeks prior to course (minus £30 admin fee). No refunds for cancellations within two weeks of course. All adult courses are for 16 years or over.

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 materials and tool use are provided for you on the day. Refreshments and biscuits throughout the course. Please bring a packed lunch, notebook and pen and wear suitable clothes for working outdoors.



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  • Parking provided
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  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Weekends
  • Wheelchair friendly

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