Cymraeg

WOVEN WILLOW WALL HANGING

Tutor: Mel Bastier
Experience Level: Beginner
Date: Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th April 2019
Time: 2.00 pm – 4.00pm
Price: 25.00
WOVEN WILLOW WALL HANGING

DESCRIPTION

Make a beautiful natural woven wall hanging 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. There will be a variety of other natural materials to include in your wall hanging including wool, nettle cordage, New Zealand flax, Day Lily and Montbretia leaves.

REQUIREMENTS

The Tutor will provide a variety of weaving materials including willow bark, wool and rush at an additional cost of £2 per person, payable at the workshop.

TUTOR'S BACKGROUND

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.

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27 - 28 April 2019 Royal Welsh Showground Builth Wells