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Experience - Willow Weaving Course: Small Willow Items

Spend the day making some small willow sculptures to decorate your home and garden. During the day you will make a selection of items using different coloured willows. Make a woven flower using basketry techniques, snails to decorate your flower pots, hearts and a tray.


  • 10am Welcome and introductions
  • Tuition on making framework, choosing withies, techniques for basic shaping
  • Lunch
  • Participants proceed with construction of their sculptures
  • 3.45pm Tidy up
  • 4pm Finish
  • At some point there will be a break am/pm for tea/coffee and cake/biscuits
  • Participants are welcome to stay at The Bothy to eat their packed lunches
  • Alternatively there are two cafes at Staunton Harold where food can be bought




Saturday 9th Jun

10:00am - 4:00pm

Rachel Evans

Clothing advice

Wear comfortable clothing that allows free movement. Although we are sheltered to some extent at The Bothy, the weather can be very variable even in June. Who knows, you may even need a sunhat and sunscreen to accompany your warm clothing!

What′s provided

All tuition, materials, use of tools and tea/coffee and homemade biscuits/cake. Note: Particiants will need to bring a packed lunch.


Adult course. For any other enquiries, please ring to discuss.


Full day £60

How to book

Telephone: (01332) 694500