Willow Basket Weaving Workshop


This workshop is currently fully booked. Please email us on [email protected] if you would like to join the waiting list, should there be any cancellations.


Explore the ancient craft of willow basket weaving at this workshop, using natural locally grown willow. You will learn how to create a traditional stake and strand round basket, and the weaving techniques to craft the base, side weave, and borders. Immerse yourself into the wonderful world of willow weaving and finish with a beautiful and practical basket to take home with you.

Book now for an enjoyable and calming craft experience, learning traditional basketry which is thought to be the oldest craft in the world!

Date: Wednesday 22nd November 2023 
Time: 10:00am – 1:00pm
Cost: £35 per person

Please click HERE to book online (booking fee applies), or book by phone (01769 572 401), or in person in our shop.

Please note the date of this workshop has been changed from the 15th November to Wednesday 22nd November.


Please note:

  • Suitable for beginners, age 14+
  • Please bring secateurs and pliers with you if possible, and a notebook and pen to make notes if you wish. All other materials are provided.
  • Please wear comfortable clothing. Layers is a good idea as willow work is active and you may find you will get quite warm.
  • This workshop requires dexterity in the fingers and is not suitable for people with arthritis in their hands or similar conditions that affect dexterity.
  • Includes one hot/cold (non-alcoholic) drink per person.
  • Includes a 10% discount voucher to spend in the shop on the day.
  • Places are limited so advance booking is essential.
  • This workshop requires a minimum number of bookings to go ahead, in the event of cancellation by Quince Honey Farm customers will receive a full refund.