Lincolnshire Willow

 

New Courses for 2015


I teach a range of subjects at wonderful venues throughout the county, use the links or telephone the relevant hosts to book your place.

Please book *workshops with me at Lincoln Willow




Willow Birds £45

Thursday 19th February

at The Heritage Crafts Centre, Lincoln Castle

Tel: 01522 552434

These birds are full of character and provide

a good introduction to random weaving for

beginners.  Create your own bird to perch at

home or in the garden, most people make a

chicken, pheasant or a duck.  This free-form

technique can be adapted to create many

shapes and forms. 


Willow Birds £40

Saturday 7th March

at The Ropewalk, Barton upon Humber,

North Lincolnshire. Tel: 01652 660380


*Easter Baskets £45

Friday 20th March

at Unique Cottage Studios, Spalding, Lincolnshire.

Rib/frame basketmaking

Learn to make a small, round basket with a handle

suitable for storing eggs or fruit. This simple technique

was traditionally used by agricultural workers and

travellers and can be made from a variety of hedgerow

materials as well as prepared willow.

Book with Lincoln Willow


*Easter Baskets £40

Saturday 28th March

at the Thomas Garrett Heritage Rooms,

Heighington near Lincoln

Book with Lincoln Willow


*Willow Birds £40

Saturday 11th April

at the Thomas Garrett Heritage Rooms,

Heighington near Lincoln

Book with Lincoln Willow


Willow Garden Structures

Tuesday 14th April

at Catkin English Country Flowers,

Doddington Hall near Lincoln.

Tel: 01400 272344 or 07758 730462

Learn to make an obelisk in the morning and a simple

trellis or mini border hurdle in the afternoon.


*Willow Garden Structures £50

Friday 24th April

at Unique Cottage Studios, Spalding, Lincolnshire.

Learn to make an obelisk in the morning and a simple

trellis or mini border hurdle in the afternoon.

Book with Lincoln Willow


*Willow Obelisk £35

Saturday 1st May - half day course from 10am - 1pm

at the Thomas Garrett Heritage Rooms,

Heighington near Lincoln

Learn to make a single obelisk-style plant support

Book with Lincoln Willow


Willow Birds

Tuesday 26th May

at Catkin English Country Flowers,

Doddington Hall near Lincoln.

Tel: 01400 272344 or 07758 730462

These birds are full of character and provide

a good introduction to random weaving for

beginners.  Create your own bird to perch at

home or in the garden, most people make a

chicken, pheasant or a duck.  This free-form

technique can be adapted to create many

shapes and forms.


Willow Birds £45

Friday 29th May

at Unique Cottage Studios, Spalding, Lincolnshire.

Book with Lincoln Willow




... and many more to come! keep an eye on this page or contact me for more course dates and details.   -Alison