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Description

Come and make your very own willow shopper basket! On this course you will learn how to make your own functional willow basket that will last for many years to come. I will teach you how to make the base, add the uprights, weave the sides and add a handle. This workshop is suitable for beginners. Reasonable hand strength and mobility is required. I will supply hot drinks and biscuits. Please bring your own lunch and any refreshments.

What's included in the price?

All materials Camp fire Hot drinks and biscuits

Duration

6 hours

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts

Maker

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The Coppice Co.

with Craft Courses since 2022

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The Coppice Co. started in 2020 after Suz Williams finished her two year apprenticeship as a coppice worker and traditional craft maker. Since then she has been teaching traditional woodland crafts across the country. Her speciality is willow weaving, split hazel baskets and spoon carving.

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Hearing impaired
  • Limited mobility
  • Parking provided
  • Suitable for beginners
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FAQs

This workshop is suitable for children over 14 years old. Reasonable hand strength is required so smaller children may struggle.

Yes, this workshop is great for beginners!

Unfortunately the workshop space is not currently accessible for wheelchair users. Please get in touch and it may be possible to change the venue if you like to attend.

Venue

Green Broom Farm, Goring Heath, READING, Berkshire, RG8 7FZ