WEAVING WITH WILLOW BARK
source url Make a beautiful willow bark bowl woven in a hexagonal pattern and stitched with copper wire on this fun and creative workshop. Learn how to harvest willow bark fresh from a willow tree and how to make use of the beautiful textures and interesting natural features for weaving or making simple containers.
Mel Bastier has been a willow weaver and professional basket maker for the last 11 years and is a partner in the business Out to Learn Willow. She provides fun and creative willow weaving workshops; basket making, garden structures, willow sculpture, living willow and much more. She specialises in large scale willow sculpture and has recently completed commissions for the RHS and the BBC.