Ever wanted to learn how to make a willow basket but you don’t know where to start?
This is the course for you!
In this course you will learn foundational skills in basket making. All easily explained in short step by step and clear video’s ideal for beginners, or those building up skills.
There are 5 projects in this course
- simple round basket
- round shopping basket
- log basket
- skibs, Irish potato baskets
- belly basket (or round bottomed basket)
You will start with a simple project and with each project new techniques are added.
You will have free constant access to me, your tutor, and you can join our Facebook group for peer support and monthly live calls to answer your questions.
Techniques covered are: 3 rod wale, 4 rod wale, 4 rod into 3 rod wale starting both with buts and tips, easy randing, French randing, English randing, a wide range of rod borders (3,4,5 behind 1, 4,5,6 behind 2), one rod twisted handles, single handle, twisted rod handles, raised handles and more.
Access to the course is open forever after purchase so you can work at your own pace and refer back over and over again to look at the instructional video’s.
Willow is not provided and if not grown yourself should be purchased separately from your local grower. Each project has clear instructions on how much willow is needed.