Willow weaving is a mindful, relaxing craft that can be used to not only make practical pieces but to create beautiful sculptures large and small. We offer a selection of morning and afternoon workshops located at various locations throughout the year including:
> Priory Farm Estate, South Nutfield, Surrey
> Birtley Woodland Art’s Space, Bramley, Guildford, Surrey
> Sussex Prairies, nr Henfield, West Sussex
Our workshop experiences are suited for adults, teenagers, families and groups. We adapt our courses to suit private groups, corporate team building events, horticultural societies, scouts and guiding groups, private parties, summer schools and children who are home schooled.
The selection of crafts we offer will vary throughout the year depending on the season. We can run morning, afternoon or full day workshops and can also arrange private evening events at a location to suit.
Experience this mindful, relaxing Willow Weaving workshop and weave a Willow Heart, perfect for hanging from a tree, on an outside wall, or for enjoying as an artpiece in your home!
In this mindful workshop, you will spend time learning how to weave a Dragonfly from Willow. The Dragonfly will be a delightful talking point for any visitor to your garden!
Experience the art of Willow Weaving and create Willow Flowers, heirlooms to be treasured. You will make a large flower using the traditional weaving technique also used to form the a base of a basket!
Learn how to weave a Bird Feeder for your garden using a wooden, table top jig. Add an upright support or a handle and a few fat balls, place in your garden and experience the joy of feeding the birds!
Create one large fish or a shoal of small fishes! This is a mindful and relaxing workshop as when working with Willow you can lose yourself to the task of creating your little (or large) heirloom.
Jon us to make a Willow Dream Catcher, this craft originates in the Native American Indian Ojibwe culture, used as a protective charm for infants.
We have a selection of Willow Workshops for Christmas for you to choose. Weave a Willow Angel, Christmas Tree, Traditional & Modern Wreaths or adorne your table with a beautiful table centre piece made from natural materials.