Willow Sculpture Workshops

willow sculpture workshops 

Autumn 2018 and Spring 2019

Welcome to my willow sculpture workshop page the  activities are suitable for adults only unless otherwise stated I do offer family workshops etc  which are usually provided at public events and with other organisations

The workshops  usually take place in Eastleigh / Southampton area, unless otherwise stated and can be booked via my shop. If your interested in attending a class please read the info at the bottom of the page before  booking

Create a willow  penguin    Saturday  8th December

photo of 2 willow penguinsVenue: 10th Itchen North (West End) Scout Hall, West End Southampton  10 am – 4pm, £70

Create something  a little bit different.We will be using two colours of willow to make one of the most quirkiest  of birds.



Christmas Crafts at the D@rt Centre, Hedge End, December 15th,  9,30 am -4,30pm, £65

We will be creating a selection if Christmas themed items just in time to include them in your festivity’s, items include wreaths, stars, mini angels and Christmas trees.

A  light ploughmans  lunch is provided. Places must be booked by 13th December

To book a place please contact the D@rt Centre http://thedart.co.uk/christmas-willow-crafts/



I am currently organising workshops for next year  if you are interested in attending any of these  please contact me, Pics and venue details will be available soon

Valentine hearts and flowers 

February 7th , 10 -4 pm, £65,  Venue to be confirmed

Create lovely hearts and flowers, ideal for decorating your home, ideal for adding  to a display or as a lovely handmade present to give to  someone you care for.

March Hare

March 9th, 10am-4pm £65,

Create a sitting  or   moon gazing hare ,a n  animal steeped in  mystery and  storytelling  and  a lovely addition  to your home or garden

Runner Duck

April 6th, 9.30 – 4.30

Create a runner duck or standard shape duck for your home garden

Taking place at the D@rt Centre,Wildern Lane, Hedge End Eastleigh


Small pig / piglet workshop

18th May 10 am- 5 pm, £70

Create your own small friendly pig for your home or garden



Venue details and further information

Cancelation Policy 

Privacy Policy

What’s included in the price?

All tools and materials are included along with drinks and snacks .

If you are attending a workshop organised by me ( booked through the shop)  I  provide  cakes and refreshment,  and a light ploughman style lunch if you are attending a full day workshop

PLEASE NOTE :Workshops booked  by other organisations will have there own arrangements.

Additional information

The workshops  are designed to meet all levels of experience  and  the level of detail that you  will achieve will depend on your previous experience. If you  need advice please contact me .

Spaces  usually book up quickly if their are any spaces left the minimum notice that I require is one week to create a item using  the traditional brown willow and 3 days if you are happy to use buff willow please note that the buff willow is not suitable for staying outside in cold / wet weather.

If the workshop is full and I receive enough interest I will organise a second workshop.If the workshops do not have enough attendees to make it viable I will cancel it and postpone it to another date in such cases students will be entitled to a refund  or a place on another workshop.

Please note that working with willow and can be tiring on the hands and may be difficult for you to do , so if you have a condition that might make it difficult to work with the material or have any  concern please contact me in advance as I many be able to assist you with using alternative materials etc

What to expect
I like to keep my attendee numbers low to enable me to provide the support and advice where as needed and limit my places to a maximum of 8 participants attending per day.

Please wear clothing that you like working in.

You are welcome to bring your own secateurs and gloves if you wish to. Further information will be provided at time of booking. Please note that each activity runs on a different day.