Suitable for all levels from beginner, this workshop gives you the techniques you need to create a willow asymmetrical basket with wooden handle.
Runs from 10.30 – 4.30 at Myddfai Communuty Hall & Visitor Centre, Myddfai, Carmarthenshire, SA20 0JD.
All materials included.
What you will learn:
How to make a stake and strand base using pairing weave
How to stake up the sides of the basket
How to weave the sides using a French rand weave
How to attach the wooden handle
£50 per person
Lunch not provided but the café will do soup/Panini etc or you can bring your own.
Contact Details – Justine or Alan: 01267 202309 or firstname.lastname@example.org
About the tutor: Justine Burgess of West Wales Willows.
Justine originally trained as an engineer, and worked in the charity and education sectors, before becoming a partner in West Wales Willows with her husband, Alan. On their smallholding in Carmarthenshire, they grow around 250 varieties of willow and Justine weaves with willow and teaches a wide range of workshops in Wales.
The course will be run at: Myddfai Communuty Hall & Visitor Centre, Myddfai, Carmarthenshire, SA20 0JD