Learn basic weaving skills and make a unique hanging basket out of willow and other natural materials. Your basket can be used as a hanging basket for plants or for storing onions, garlic etc.

Wednesday 8th April 1.00-4.30pm

Cost per person is 35€ This includes the materials to make your basket (including the chain for hanging and light refreshments). Plants are not included in this basic price

We will have a selection of bedding plants available for sale on the nursery or you may use your own plants for potting up. (We add in free compost, water retaining gel and slow release plant food if you purchase the plants from our nursery)

To book onto this workshop you can use the online system below. Once we have received your booking we will send further information by email. If you have trouble using this system or prefer to pay by cheque then please use the contact form below to check availability and request a booking form. You can use the contact form for any other questions too.

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img_2023Come and learn how to use willow as a medium for sculpture and make this wall mounted sculpture of a Highland Cows head.

All materials will be provided as well as a light lunch and refreshments.

Wednesday 15th April 2020: 10.00-4.30: 65€

Willow is a flexible material that is fun to work with but does take a little strength and dexterity (and a bit of patience!) for making a large sculpture. This Highland cow is suitable for beginners as well as those who have some experience working with Willow. Size of sculpture approx 40cm high x 80cm wide inc horns.
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Learn how to use basic weaving techniques to make garden obelisks for your climbing plants. You will make a pair of obelisks (approx 1.2 m tall) for using in the ground or in pots

Tuesday 21st April 2020 1.00-4.00 pm 40€ THIS WORKSHOP IS NOW FULLY BOOKED PLEASE USE THE CONTACT FORM BELOW TO REQUEST EXTRA DATES IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO MAKE THE OBLEISKS 

To book onto this workshop you can use the online system below, once we have received notification of your payment and send you further details of the workshop. If you have any trouble using this system or prefer to pay by cheque then you can use the contact form below to check availability and request a booking form.

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Learn basic weaving skills and make a unique hanging basket out of willow and other natural materials. Your basket can be used as for plants or for storing onions, garlic etc.

Cost per person is 35€ This includes the materials to make our basket including the chain for hanging and light refreshments. (Plants are not included)

We will have a selection of bedding plants available for sale on the nursery or you may use your own plants for potting up. (We add in free compost, water retaining gel and slow release plant food if you purchase the plants from our nursery)

THIS WORKSHOP IS NOW FULLY BOOKED. PLEASE GET IN TOUCH USING THE CONTACT FORM BELOW TO REQUEST EXTRA DATES. To book onto this course you can use the online system below. Once we have received your booking we will send further information by email. If you have trouble using this system or prefer to pay by cheque then please use the contact form below to check availability and request a booking form. You can use the contact form for any other questions too.

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Learn the basics of basket weaving and create a decorative basket from a combination of willow and other hedgerow plants.

This course will run from 1-4pm on Tuesday 24th March 2020 and includes light refreshments as well as all materials needed to create a unique basket. Cost 35€

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Learn basic willow weaving techniques and create a stunning ‘acorn’ lantern for your garden, summer house or home by adding some fairy lights.

This half day course runs from 1.00-4.00 with a short break for refreshments (included)

IMG_0092You will create your own lantern to take home with you (all materials for the willow lantern are included in the cost) Add your own battery powered or solar lights to create a unique and subtle outdoor light.

This is a good beginners piece for anyone who wants to learn willow weaving or willow sculpture. More advanced courses will be running throughout the year.

You will need to wear comfortable ‘work’ clothes and bring a pair of light gardening gloves. Willow is a flexible material but moderate strength and dexterity in your hands and wrists are beneficial. We can help you if necessary.

25th September 1.00- 4.00 pm 35€ per person

BOOKINGS ARE NOW CLOSED FOR THIS WORKSHOP – PLEASE USE THE CONTACT FORM BELOW TO REQUEST EXTRA DATES 

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IMG_0160This half day course will teach you some basic willow weaving techniques through the creation of a hanging fatball bird feeder. These make great gifts and are an attractive garden feature.

A perfect option for beginners wanting to develop new skills. We are running this course on Wednesday 9th  1.00pm – 3.30pm. You will need to wear comfortable work clothing. Light refreshments and all materials are included in the cost of 28 euros per person.

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Learn the basics of basket weaving and create a decorative basket from a combination of willow and other hedgerow plants.

This course will run from 1-4pm on Wednesday 30th October and includes light refreshments as well as all materials needed to create a unique basket. Cost 35€

THIS WORKSHOP IS NOW FULL. WE WILL BE HOLDING EXTRA DATES EARLY NEXT SPRING (INITIALLY 24TH MARCH). IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PREBOOK THEN GET IN TOUCH USING THE CONTACT FORM BELOW:

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IMG_0676Come along and learn the art of making animal sculptures out of willow. Make a majestic Stag Head to mount indoors or outside.

You will learn the basics of using willow as a medium for sculpture and create an impressive stag head sculpture over the course of the day.

Tuesday 8th October 10.00-4.30; a light lunch, refreshments and all materials are included: 65€ 

Willow is a flexible material that is easy to use for freestyle IMG_1677sculpture and you will be able to add your own personal touches to your stags head. You do need a little strength and dexterity to work with willow on a larger sculpture such as the stags head. We will support anyone who needs a little help to finish theirs off on the day.

THIS WORKSHOP IS NOW CLOSED FOR BOOKINGS, WE HAVE ONE MORE FOR 2019 ON 22ND OCTOBER. PLEASE GET IN TOUCH FOR ADVANCE NOTICE OF 2020 DATES

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IMG_0676Come along and learn the art of making animal sculptures out of willow. Make a majestic Stag Head to mount indoors or outside.

You will learn the basics of using willow as a medium for sculpture and create an impressive stag head sculpture over the course of the day.

Tuesday 22nd October 10.00-4.30; a light lunch, refreshments and all materials are included: 65€ 

Willow is a flexible material that is easy to use for freestyle IMG_1677sculpture and you will be able to add your own personal touches to your stags head. You do need a little strength and dexterity to work with willow on a larger sculpture such as the stags head. We will support anyone who needs a little help to finish theirs off on the day.

THERE IS JUST ONE PLACE LEFT ON THIS WORKSHOP PLEASE USE THE CONTACT FORM TO GET IN TOUCH IF YOU WOULD LIKE THE REMAINING PLACE. BOOKINGS WILL HAVE TO CLOSE ON THURSDAY 17TH OCTOBER AT MIDDAY TO ALLOW TIME TO PREPARE THE WILLOW. 

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