Adult Program for 2022

Basketry & Rush Seating Courses

Courses In various basketry techniques run throughout the year as seasons dictate.
Willow frame baskets. Irish Donkey Creel log basket.
Rush Chair seating & rush baskets, Bark pots, Willow growing & harvesting

Willow Growing & Harvesting

Willow growing & harvesting - Sunday, February 27th, 2pm to 4pm
cost per person - £20 - Willow Cuttings for Sale

Irish Donkey Creel Log Basket

March 2022 - Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th 10am to 4:00pm
Course tuition cost per person - £130 for 2 days plus materials, £15 to £22 depending on size
Make a beautiful, strong Log Basket based on the traditional Irish Donkey Creel, using authentic techniques with locally grown willow.
Please wear warm & waterproof work clothes & shoes - the course is outdoors all day
Please bring your own lunch - tea & coffee are provided
Online booking form & location maps below

Foraging Basket

April 2022 - Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th 10am to 4:00pm
Course tuition cost per person - £130 for 2 days plus materials, £10 to £18 depending on project
Beginners & experienced, using a range of beautifully coloured semi-green willow, dogwood, & hazel. Construct a ribbed basket, with or without a handle, using Irish & Polish frame basketry techniques
Please wear warm work clothes & shoes
Please bring your own lunch - tea & coffee are provided
Online booking form & location maps below

Rush Chair Seating & Rush Basketry

October 2022 - Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd 10am to 4:00pm
Course tuition cost per person - £130 for 2 days plus materials, £12 to £30 depending on project
Please bring your own chair or stool with woodwork repaired, reglued if necessary, cleaned & ready for re-seating with my soft, river rush.
Rush baskets & hats are made on a mould, various options are available.
Please wear warm work clothes & shoes
Please bring your own lunch - tea & coffee are provided
Online booking form & location maps below

PLEASE NOTE

After you have submitted the Course Booking Form you will receive an email with payment options & other relevant information.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION for Adult courses,
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY


Please Note, until the course has been paid for in full, or a £50 non-refundable deposit paid, your place is NOT reserved.
If you cancel, a full refund, less the deposit, will be paid to you up to 3 weeks before the course start, thereafter no refund.

Maps & Location

Location of All Courses & Children's Days/Camps

All courses & children’s days will be held at:
Homefield, Stone Lane, Chagford, TQ13 8JU (unless otherwise stated)
This location is three miles north of Chagford