West Moss-side Organic Farm and Centre nr Stirling Scotland

Course Details - Random Weave Bowls and Hearts

Random Bowls and Hearts. Anthea Naylor will introduce the techniques of sculptural willow using the random weave technique - yes there is a technique! The workshop will focus on bowls and hearts - so you can take a little something for your loved one!


ABOUT THE COURSE
 
Title Random Weave Bowls and Hearts with Anthea Naylor
Description

A day's workshop will introduce the participants to ways of constructing beautiful shapes but using a random weave technique. How to set the shape, how to chose materials and how to keep the shape growing and moving.  By the end of the day you will have created a beautiful bowl to fascinate and a heart. 

 


About the tutor
Anthea's geese and chicken are full of character. This time of year there are 1,000s of wild pink-footed geese on the fields - so I wonder what they will think of the arrival of some willow impersonators!   (Kate Sankey)
 

You can find a more comprehensive bio here.
Prerequisite knowledge/skills
No previous skills are required to come on this workshop.
Course format

During the course of the day you will learn the skills of constructing a sculptural form which can be applied to other shapes. You will be shown how to do a 'random' weave! Basically its random - but there are tips and tricks to be learnt and coloured willow to chose from to enhance the shape and form.  


After completing this course...
You will leave this workshop with a piece of random weave willow work. You'll love it.

INFORMATION
 
Cost
£70.00
Duration This is a two-day course, starting at 10:00 and finishing at 16:30
Dates There are no current scheduled dates for this course, please click here to send us a message indicating your interest in receiving details when they become available
Meals Country farmhouse fare will be provided together with generous supplies of teas and coffee.
Disabled facilities

QUESTIONS
 
More information Contact Anthea or Kate
How do I book a place? There are no current scheduled dates for this course, please click here to send us a message indicating your interest in receiving details when they become available
What should I bring with me?

Don't forget a camera and a notebook. 

Are there any other related courses I can attend?

Back to traditional weaving?  Square work with Jane Wilkinson , Irish Creels and Traditional willow round baskets with Catherine Davies

More creative? Creative Basketry from the hedgerow with Georgia Crook. 

What have other attendess said about this course?

A great experience

Great personal insight, relaxed and informative.

Beautiful place and a lot of fun

Loads of fun and lovely food!