basket and rush weaving by Beryl Smith

June 2013

I will be running two workshops as part of this year's Wool & Willow Festival in Llanidloes. There will be limted spaces for both workshops; bookings can be made using the form on the Wool & Willow Festival website.

Sat 8th - Sun 9th JuneTraditional Basket Making

On this 2-day course, learn to make your own basket using traditional techniques, materials and tools. Create a stunning basket, with or without a handle, that you can use at home, or brush up on previous skills and try something new.

Level: beginners / intermediate. Cost: £70, plus materials: £10

Tuesday 25 JuneWeaving with Rush workshop

Rush is a beautiful material to work with. Learn how to weave flat table mats, a bowl or hat which is done over a mould. A unique opportunity to acquire new skills using a different material.

Level: beginner. Cost: £35, plus materials: £8