WORKSHOPS

Willow wreaths & Willow Stars

Where – The Art Bank, 13 High St, Shepton Mallet BA4 5AD

Booking is direct with the Art Bank

Make a variety of natural wreaths Thursday 10 December 10am- 12noon

Participants will start off by using 6-7 foot withies to create chunky natural wreaths building up layers to emphasize the natural colours of the stems. They will also have the opportunity to make a traditional wreath full of interesting greenery and berries as well as tiny wreaths for table decoration. You will need to bring a bunch of greenery, berries, cones, hydrangea heads …. from your garden to add to your creation.
Dress for mess!


Make a range of willow stars

Thursday 10 December 1-3pm

Participants will start off learning how to make small stars using one single willow withy. There will be the opportunity to make a range of different stars including larger ones and experimenting with a variety of hedgerow stems, coloured willow and different weaving techniques.
Dress for mess!

OR

If you would like to arrange a group of 10 friends and a venue I can travel to you to run a workshop.  Please get in touch for more details.

Examples of workshops: Willow birds 

Willow dragonflies

 Willow Stags headl

Willow piglets
Frame baskets