Introduction to Willow Weaving

This course is full. Please contact us on 0117 903 8844 to be added to the queue.

Course code: WSW1

An introduction to the intriguing world of willow. Create three lovely items to decorate your home or garden. This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge.

When and where

Dates

From 06 Oct 2021 to 20 Oct 2021
Wed 18:30-21:00

3 weeks

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06 Oct 2021

18:30 to 21:00

13 Oct 2021

18:30 to 21:00

20 Oct 2021

18:30 to 21:00

Location

Stoke Lodge
Stoke Lodge Centre
Shirehampton Road
Stoke Bishop
Bristol
BS9 1BN


with Sarah Edwards

Cost

Fees and concessions

The total charge is £60. The full (undiscounted) tuition fee for this course is £60, the concession rate is £36. Please note that concession rates are subject to proof of eligibility.

Description

An introduction to Willow Weaving

Deadline for enrolment: 1 week before the course takes place.

What can students expect?

To learn the creative potential of willow, how to source it, how to prepare it, the different types and what works best for what project.
An introduction to the intriguing world of willow sculpture through practical step-by-step demonstration and instruction
The aim of the course is to create three lovely items to decorate your home or garden.
Week 1 Sphere
Week 2 Heart
Week 3 Bird

This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge.

Late starters allowed?

No

Previous experience required?

No

What is the progression route?

Further willow workshops to develop skills in all aspects of willow weaving.

Are there any extra costs?

Yes. Materials cost: £20.00 per student, payable to the tutor on the first session.

What should students bring?

Materials Fee £20; secateurs, stanley knife, old clothing or an apron, as willow is bent and shaped against the body and this can sometimes be messy.

Teaching method/style?

Practical, demonstration then guided step by step practical application.

Equipment Required

Secateurs, stanley knife, old clothing or an apron, as willow is bent and shaped against the body and this can sometimes be messy.