Willow Birds  – Thursday 1st October 2020 10am-2.30pm

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

£30 Booking is direct with the Art Bank

You will use 4-5 foot willow withies to create a life-size willow bird (chicken, pheasant or heron). No experience is required, although nimble fingers are a must!
The ticket cost includes all materials (tools provided). Please bring a photograph of the bird that you wish to make, and come dressed in ‘gardening’ clothes. You will be working at socially distanced tables and I (the tutor) will wear a face covering throughout the workshop.

Willow frame basket workshop
Saturday 10 October 11am – 4pm £56
at The Old Stores Evercreech – booking direct with The Old Stores
Refreshments provided but bring a packed lunch

Join me to make a traditional frame gathering basket. These are easy to make and can take on attractive organic shapes, given nimble fingers.
No experience required & all materials provided.
Please wear gardening clothes & bring a packed lunch
Tables will be socially distanced and the tutor will wear a face covering throughout.


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