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
Venue: 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/
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS NOT ELIGABLE FOR CRAFT COURSE VOUCHERS
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 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
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
BEFORE BOOKING A PLACE AT ANY OF MY WORKSHOPS PLEASE READ
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.
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.