Friday 28th and/or Saturday 29th September. Beginners and Intermediates Basketry Course.
Oakamoor Village Hall, Staffs. 10-4.30. Book on this one or two day course. In one day you can make a simple round basket from willow or you can work over two days and make a round or oval shopping/garden basket with a handle or a medium sized log basket. More experienced makers can choose a project to work through with Rachel. Costs £45 per day, includes materials, drinks and snacks.
Contact Rachel on 01538 703817 or 07779121031
Thursday 18th October Willow Apple Baskets /Apple Catchers
10:00-4:00 Dove Valley Centre, Sheen, Nr Hartington, Buxton ,Derbyshire, SK17 0PR.
Learn/develop your skills in weaving to make either a basket for apples or make an apple catcher to gather those out of reach apples!
Cost: £55 includes tuition, materials, lunch & refreshments. To book 01298 83282.
Saturday/ Sunday 27th and 28th October. Square, partitioned picnic baskets.
For makers with some experience. Brereton Heath Country Park, Cheshire for the Dane Valley Coppice Group. Contact Ailen on 01270 760810 to book.
Friday 23rd November Heart shaped wreath with Willow
- 1:00-3:30 Dove Valley Centre, Sheen, Nr Hartington, Buxton ,Derbyshire, SK17 0PR.
Get in the mood for Christmas making your own sustainable decorations from willow. Cost: £25 includes tuition, materials & refreshments, to book 01298 83282.
Saturday 1st December. Christmas Willow Crafts.
Oakamoor Village Hall, Staffs. 10-4.30. Book on this one course, , tree decorations, wreaths and hearts. Costs £50 per day, includes materials, drinks and snacks. To book 07779121031
Friday 7th December. Christmas Willow Crafts. Stars, tree decorations, wreaths and hearts.
The Gardeners Bothy, Staunton Harold, Leics. For details phone 01332 694500.
Rachel will be demonstrating and selling baskets and willow items at:-
Weekend Shopping Company Christmas Fair. Buxton Dome, Buxton, Derbyshire. 10th and 11th November.