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Wayside Willow Courses 2020
Whole Day Willow Craft Courses (9:45 - 3:15)
£65 per day, pay at Saints counter or by BACS - all materials and tools provided, as well as cold drinks and nibbles. Meals and hot drinks can be bought at the cafe or bring a lunch.
October 3rd Basket making course
In this course you will learn to create the central structure for the base and use several weave styles to work up the basket including a pairing weave, an English rand and a wale, before learning to close the basket with a border.
This is suitable for the beginner or someone who has experience and wishes to build on that learning .
The Venue: Saints
Together for Change is a charity , in partnership with a collection of Nuneaton Churches and Christian Organisations who are passionate about bringing community transformation to the heart of Nuneaton. They run the Saints project and cafe.
Half Day Willow Craft Courses (10:00 - 12:30)
£25 per session paid at Saints counter or by BACS - all materials and tools provided, as well as cold drinks and nibbles. Meals and hot drinks can be bought at the cafe.
October 17th Spiral Garland Course
In this course you will learn to create these stunning willow spirals that can be strung together to make these impressive garlands or can be placed individually. They are enhanced by micro lights or further decoration wih ribbon, beads and glitter. They can be left empty or filled with colourful chocolates or baubles for increased impact.
November 7th Christmas Willow course
In this course you will learn to create an angel in the morning, before going on to create , stars and Christmas trees and small wreaths in the afternoon
November 21st Reindeer and filled stars
In this course you will make small mantlepiece reindeer (up to 30 cm in height) that could be free standing or could be mounted onto wood blocks or branches at a later date. You will also make a fulled weaved star that will be between 30 and 40 cm across to be a decorative feature.
Courses at Squirrel of Wellsborough :
Book directly at Squirrel website:
Sun 18th Oct 3:00 - kitchen hanger/ bird feeder.
Wed 25th Nov 6:30 pm Large mantlepiece reindeer
Tues 15th Dec 6:30pm Large mantlepiece reindeer
Wed/Thur 20th -21st Jan 2021- Log Basket course