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. We have good access for wheelchair users as we will be in a village hall. 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?

Materials Tools Hot drinks Biscuits


6 hours

Cancellation policy

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



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
  • Intermediate level
  • Hen dos
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Parking provided
  • School holiday workshops & activities
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Stag dos
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Village Hall, Reading Road, Woodcote, READING, Berkshire, RG8 0QY