Weave a stunning, contemporary driftwood willow basket in this one-day willow basket making course with Wyldwood Willow.
This contemporary willow basket can be used within the home to display your favourite things, or taken out to do the shopping. The basket is based on a traditional shopper, with a round base. You’ll use a variety of colours of willow and weaving techniques to create a truly unique look. Finishing off with a beautiful driftwood handle.
Amanda will guide you through the ancient art of willow weaving, showing you what to do at each stage and giving you as much help as you need to weave your basket. This willow weaving course is suitable for complete beginners and those who have done some willow weaving before.
Amanda will explain the basic techniques of willow weaving and the materials you'll be using to weave your basket.
Choose your rods and get started on the base of your basket.
Amanda will guide you through the stages of weaving the sides and finally adding the driftwood handles.
The course will finish with tea and cake and the opportunity to ask any further questions.
Thank you for your time & patience! So pleased with the finished item. Lovely lunch too.
Warm welcome, great outcome. Excellent tuition and a lovely location. Thank you!
Great skill to learn, thank you. Excellent class size too.
Weave a Willow Driftwood Basket will run from 10am until 4pm and includes a delicious farm lunch.
We’ll provide all the materials for this course and at the end of the day you’ll take your basket home with you.
Maker of beautiful baskets, garden structures and sculptures Amanda Rayner teaches willow weaving at Humble by Nature. She weaves anything…