Polish Asymmetric Willow Basket Workshop July
Suitable for all levels from beginner, this workshop gives you the techniques you need to create a willow asymmetrical basket with wooden handle.
All materials provided.
Book online here: http://westwaleswillows.co.uk/product/llandusyl_polish_22/
Runs from 10.30 - 4.30 (ish) at: Pwerdy Powerhouse, Llandysul
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
£58 per person
Please bring your own lunch. Hot drinks provided.
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.