Willow garden structures workshop

Did you know that Romans introduced 'stake and strand' basket weaving? While continuing as a living tradition, basket weaving has undergone a revival of interest among craftspeople, leading to new forms of expression.

  • Booking essential

Richard Kerwood of Windrush Willow will lead a one-day workshop making willow garden supports. In the morning you can make a tall wigwam with a spiral twist for climbers. In the afternoon you can choose to repeat the wigwam plant support or make a cylindrical grow-through structure using similar techniques and suitable for peonies and similar flowers or plants.


Event ticket prices
  • All £50.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
email confirmation of ticket purchase
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
17 March 2018 10:30 - 15:00 Available

Upcoming events

October half-term activities

Sat 21 Oct 2017
Great family fun at Chedworth Roman Villa!

Ranger workshop: wild art

Tue 24 Oct 2017
Make a scary mask using natural materials and clay.

Specialist tour: Censorinus

Thu 26 Oct 2017
Meet the 4th century owner Censorinus for a tour of his Villa

Meet a bat!

Sun 29 Oct 2017
A chance to learn about bats and meet some up close.

Special presentation and tour: Victorian discovery

Thu 02 Nov 2017
Special presentation and tour in Victorian style exploring the Roman Villa's past.

Mosaic workshop

Sat 04 Nov 2017
Perhaps you have been inspired by the newly excavated Roman mosaics at the villa this August? Create your very own mosaic masterpiece at this special workshop.