Winter Willow Craft - Romsey Library - Tuesday 13th December 2022


Regular price

Winter Willow Craft

Romsey Library

Tuesday 13th December 2022

10.00am to 12.00pm

To create a practical, decorative birdfeeder for your garden by learning simple, traditional weaving techniques and learn about the sustainability and use of locally grown willow.

  • Describe the properties of willow
  • Demonstrate a pairing weave
  • Learn to use a three-rod wale weave
  • Use free weaving techniques
  • Discuss how to prepare willow for weaving

Who is this course for: Anyone interested in learning to make a willow birdfeeder

Previous knowledge or experience: None required

How will I learn: Step by step tutor demonstration

How will I be assessed: Tutor observation

What shall I bring: Your £20 will include all willow, but please bring your own set of sharp secateurs if you have some

Next steps: Willow basketry and sculpture

Attendance is expected at each session to ensure that you get the most out of your learning experience and to minimise disruption for other learners. Please advise the venue/tutor of any absence you may have.

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