Willow Basket Weaving Workshop


Explore the ancient craft of willow basket weaving in this 3 hour hands-on workshop!

Using natural locally grown willow from the grounds of Quince Honey Farm, 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.

Dates: Wednesday 9th October 2024
Time: 10:00am – 1:00pm
Cost: £40 per person   

Please click HERE to book online (booking fee applies), or book by phone (01769 572 401), or in person in our shop. Places are limited so advance booking is essential.

Please note:

  • Suitable for beginners, age 14+
  • Please bring secateurs 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. If the event becomes fully booked and you would like to join the waiting list for cancellations, please email us on [email protected].
  • 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.