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One day willow weaving courses

One day willow weaving courses

Course Provider: Hatton Willow

Contact Name: Sarah Hatton

Telephone: 07881 613287

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Address:
Nantgarw China Works Museum
Tyla Gwyn
Nantgarw
Cardiff
Cardiff
CF15 7TB

Course Length: 1 day

Price: £60

5 star rating, 1 reviewers.

Gift vouchers available

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Course Start Dates
Sunday 10th September 2017
Sunday 8th October 2017
Sunday 15th October 2017
Sunday 29th October 2017
Sunday 12th November 2017

Description:

10th September 2017 Garden trug course
Our most popular course, this beautiful garden trug will introduce you to weaving frame baskets. You will be shown how to create a frame, to add ribs to create the shape of the basket and add the weaving, designing your own pattern.

8th October 2017 Reindeer sculpture course
This course will teach you how to create the structure of a willow sculpture. You will then build up the willow to create a willow reindeer. Perfect to display outside your home over the festive season.

15th October 2017 Christmas crafts course
This course will include different techniques of willow weaving and basket making. We will make a Christmas tree, a Christmas star and a wreath decorated with pine cones, holly, cinnamon and ribbon.

29th October 2017 Reindeer sculpture course
This course will teach you how to create the structure of a willow sculpture. You will then build up the willow to create a willow reindeer. Perfect to display outside your home over the festive season.

12th November 2017 Christmas crafts course
This course will include different techniques of willow weaving and basket making. We will make a Christmas angel, a reindeer and a wreath decorated with pine cones, holly, cinnamon and ribbon.

Day courses are 10:00am until 4:00pm

Our willow courses include different techniques of willow weaving and basket making. You will have a wonderful day in a beautiful setting learning an ancient craft.

If you would like to attend please book through our website.

Sarah Hatton, the course tutor, has been willow weaving since 2008. She has been involved in many large scale projects, most recently producing 70 gift baskets for the World Leaders attending the NATO Summit in Newport. Sarah was awarded the Craft Showcase Award 2015 at Made by Hand, Cardiff. She grows her own willow in Caerphilly which gives her a yearlong sustainable source of willow.

What's included in the price?

All materials and tools are provided and you take home everything you make. Tea, coffee and cake are provided throughout the day but please bring a packed lunch.


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I really enjoyed it and found the class quite interesting. I always wanted to work with willow but never managed the courage to just get up and go . I am glad I did it. Also would like to know when there will be another course.

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