Come and make a 4 foot high willow deer with a basic metal frame for your home or garden with local Somerset artist Jo Sadler of Forged n Willow. Jo will guide you through each step to create a sculpture using local grown willow from the levels.
All materials provided and full guidance to make a lovely deer.
Just bring enthusiasm, your own secateurs and wear older clothing.
Jo Sadler has been weaving with willow for four years now and makes all sorts of sculptures from Chickens to Deer, Arches for Weddings, bespoke commissions and run courses to make sculpture. She is a supplier to the National Trust and has recently made Barrington Court a gaggle of geese for their Easter trail as well as creating winter displays for last two years in the grounds. Jo has several deer displayed at Abbotsbury Sub-Tropical Gardens which appeared at Dillington House this Christmas pulling the sleigh! She currently uses Studi0ne at The Craft Centre, Broadwindsor, where she will also run future courses and sell sculptures.
Her passion for weaving is never ending and really appreciates going on a course which just opened the door to a complete new creative world. Jo is learning to weld so she can expand into metal sculpture and hope to use more materials too.
Includes tuition, all materials, three course hot/cold buffet lunch, refreshments.