Learn to weave willow Make a Willow Garden Trug or flower Basket with Amanda Rayner of Wyldwood Willow to Kate Humble's farm Humble by Nature in Monmouth South Wales
Learn to weave willow Make a Willow Garden Trug or flower Basket with Amanda Rayner of Wyldwood Willow to Kate Humble's farm Humble by Nature in Monmouth South Wales Learn to weave willow Make a Willow Garden Trug or flower Basket with Amanda Rayner of Wyldwood Willow to Kate Humble's farm Humble by Nature in Monmouth South Wales Make a Willow Garden Trug Basket with Amanda Rayner of Wyldwood Willow to Kate Humble's farm Humble by Nature in Monmouth South Wales Make a Willow Garden Trug Basket with Amanda Rayner of Wyldwood Willow to Kate Humble's farm Humble by Nature in Monmouth South Wales Make a Willow Garden Trug Basket with Amanda Rayner of Wyldwood Willow to Kate Humble's farm Humble by Nature in Monmouth South Wales Make a Willow Garden Trug Basket with Amanda Rayner of Wyldwood Willow to Kate Humble's farm Humble by Nature in Monmouth South Wales

Course Agenda

10:00
Arrive and welcome

Enjoy a tea or coffee and an introduction to willow weaving from Amanda.

10:15
Start making your basket

Get to grips with your materials as Amanda guides you through the first steps to creating your basket.

13:00
Lunch

Enjoy a well-earned break and a delicious home-cooked lunch.

14:00
Back to your basket

Amanda will help you to put the finishing touches to your basket

16:00
Course closes

Admire your finished basket before finishing for the day with tea and cake

Make a Garden Trug or Flower Basket

Course dates are yet to be confirmed but you can register your interest now by submitting our online enquiry form. As soon as dates are released we will be sure to notify you.

This is the time of year when we all love stepping out into the garden to collect flowers and foliage or food to bring indoors.

With Amanda's help and expert guidance you will discover the ancient and beautiful technique of willow weaving. Amanda will guide you through the process of making a stunningly individual garden trug or flower basket.

This useful basket has an oval base with low sides and a handle perfect for all your harvesting. You will use different coloured willows and various techniques for this creation.

This course is suitable for everyone from complete beginners to those who have worked with willow before. 

You will make your basket over the course of this full-day workshop. 

Learn willow weaving basket weaving garden structures and sculptures with Amanda Rayner of Wyldwood Willlow at Humble by Nature Kate Humble's farm in Monmouth South Wales

Amanda Rayner makes beautiful baskets, garden structures, sculptures and coffins and will be sharing her knowledge and skills in workshops throughout the year.

What to bring and other essential info

This course is suitable for complete beginners to those who have worked with willow before. We will provide all the tools and willow for this course.

 

You will make your basket throughout the day and take it home with you at the end.

Reviews & Tweets about this course

Hooked on basket making now!

Basket Making Attendee
 

Very enjoyable, I surprised myself!

Alison
 

Very patient teacher, Amanda. Thank you for enabling us to make a very presentable first attempt!

Janet