We are please to be able to bring you new workshops at National Trust Aberdulais.
Suitable for all levels from beginner, this workshop gives you the techniques you need to create a round willow basket.
Runs from 10.30 – 4.30 at NT Aberdulais, Neath, SA10 8EU
All materials and tuition provided.
Lunch not provided, but there is a café on-site or you can bring your own.
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 use a 3 rod wale to weave the sides
How to weave a simple border
£50 per person
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.