Basket Weaving with The Coppice Co.

Enjoy a full day workshop at the Heritage Skills Centre in Coleshill, learning about the traditional craft of basket weaving with Suzy Williams from The Coppice Co.

  • Booking essential

In this workshop you will learn how to weave a square based Trug using willow!

This workshop will teach you how to: Make a square base, connect the base with the sides, weave in a variety of different patterns, turn down a border in a decorative way and add a handle.

Trugs are ideal for using in the garden or around the home. They are very sturdy baskets and will last decades!

Prices

Additional prices
  • per person £75.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Meeting point
The Old Timber store in the Carpenters Yard at Coleshill Model Farm.
What to bring and wear
Please wear clothing that is comfortable and that you don't mind getting a bit dirty.
Accessibility
It is level access into the Old Timber store. Accessible parking is available in the Carpenters Yard, along with an accessible toilet.

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Basket Weaving with The Coppice Co.

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Enjoy a full day workshop at the Heritage Skills Centre in Coleshill, learning about the traditional craft of basket weaving with Suzy Williams from The Coppice Co.

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