This October, come and learn how to make a classic bread basket, with Yeoman basket maker Ellie Morgan of WoodWoolWillow. This basket is perfect for beginners or improvers wanting to hone their basket making skills.
In this one day workshop you will learn how to make a simple bread basket with a range of willow. We'll start with a base, then add stakes and a side weave and finish with a classic laid border. If there's time, you’ll also have the opportunity to add a handle to your basket. You'll learn lots of traditional basketmaking techniques in this relaxed and friendly workshop.
All materials and tools will be provided. Tea, coffee and a delicious homemade lunch is also included in the price. Please let us know about any dietary requirements in the box above.
Please note: if you have any loss of strength or mobility in your hands, this might not be the craft for you.
Saturday 14th October
The workshop runs from 10am to 5pm. You're welcome to arrive any time from 9.30am to start promptly at 10am.
Maximum 7 people per workshop.