Willow Weaving ~ Garden Trug ~ FULLY BOOKED!

Date(s) - 24 Mar 2019
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

During this willow weaving workshop, you will make a beautiful garden trug for collecting your veggie harvest or storing your tools perhaps.

willow garden trugThe garden trug is constructed from a hoop and pre-formed willow ribs. You will learn traditional weaving techniques to create a beautiful and strong basket.

A selection of willow colours will be available.  This workshop is suitable for all levels. All tools and equipment will be provided.

Workshop 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 sell it as cuttings and rods during the winter for others to grow, as well as selling their own willow products and sharing her expertise through workshops. 

Places are limited to eight participants and must be booked in advance.

Click for Terms and Conditions of Booking

Workshop Fee: £38 per person

NB. There is an additional £10.00 per person for materials, to be paid in cash on the day.

Additional willow will be available for you to purchase for future makes.

You may also be interested in other creative  workshops at Denmark Farm including; Leathercraft for Beginners, Willow Weaving ~ Beginners, Willow Weaving ~ In the Round, Willow Weaving ~ Zarzo Basket and Willow Weaving ~ Garden Obelisk/Plant Support.  Please see our events calendar for our full list.
If you’d like to make a weekend of it and stay at Denmark Farm, please enquire about availability in our self-contained Eco Lodge or Shared Dormitory.


This event is fully booked.

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