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Random Weave Foraging Basket

The Barn - Ludwell - Shaftesbury - SP7 9ND

  • 95 British pounds

Available spots


Class Description

Beautiful random weave baskets with a handle. A creative day, making small willow foraging baskets. You will make one or possibly two basket over the day. These lovely unique baskets are easy to make and can be any size you wish, with or without a handle. You will learn to weave a gods eye and enbelish your baskets as you wish. You can remain seated throughout the workshop and work on your lap if you prefer not to stand. Working in brown willow (natural green willow that has been dried with its bark on and soaked for a number of days to make it pliable), you will need quite strong hands to twist and weave the willow. Start - 9.30 for 10.00 when tuition begins Finish - 3.30 (Alison will be around for an additional hour to ensure everyone goes home with a finished item they are happy with). A light lunch will be served together with homemade bakes and refreshments. The workshop is suitable for anyone who is new to working with willow as well as those with a little experience.


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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel a booking with more than 3 weeks notice before the start of your course, we will refund your fees. An administrative charge of £15 will be deducted from any refund. Less than 3 weeks notice. If you cancel your booking within 3 weeks of the start of the course, we will not normally give refunds or transfer bookings. If there are exceptional circumstances we may be able to offer a part refund. The above administration fee will apply. All refund requests must be made in writing (email). Transfers. If you cancel a booking with more than 3 weeks notice of the course start date, we can transfer your booking to another course if places allow.


Contact Details

  • The Barn, Ludwell

    Ludwell, Shaftesbury SP7 9ND, UK

    Alison@welig.co.uk


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