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Ancient Craft: Frame Baskets

Saturday 27 April, 10am-4pm
Angear Visitor Centre

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£50 (£40 concessions)

Ancient methods of making baskets involve making a hoop and ribs from stout twigs and weaving them to form a shell or shield-shaped basket. On this workshop you will work with beautiful willows and locally harvested twigs to make a solid and useful traditional basket, under the guidance of Maggie Cooper, a Yeoman member of the Worshipful Company of Basketmakers. Suitable for beginners.

Suitable for ages 16+