Date(s) - 6 Mar 2020
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suitable for all levels from beginner, this workshop gives you the techniques you need to create a willow asymmetrical basket with wooden handle, thought to have originated from Poland.
Feel free to bring any interesting pieces of drift wood or wood for your handle, or thick willow rods will be available for you to chose from to complete your Polish Basket.
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
How to finish the asymmetric border
How to attach the wooden handle
You will take home your own unique and beautiful Polish Asymmetrical Basket.
All tools and equipment will be provided.
Places are limited to eight participants per event and must be booked in advance.
Workshop Fee: £40 per person
NB. There is an additional £7.50 per person for materials, to be paid in cash on the day.
You may also be interested in other creative craft workshops at Denmark Farm including; Creative Peg Loom Weaving, Festive Rag Rug Wreaths, Inconvenience workshop, Willow Weaving ~ Zarzo Basket, Willow Cultivation & Management and Willow Weaving ~ Round Basket. Please see our events calendar for our full list.