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Willow Weaving Workshops, Fineshade Wood

Saturday, 14 May '22   9:30am – 4:30pm BST
Fineshade Wood, Forestry England Visitor Centre, Fineshade, Corby, NN17 3BB
Willow Weaving Workshops, Fineshade Wood

Details

Join the Coddiwomplers and Tinder Sticks and learn how to willow weave in the depths of beautiful Fineshade Wood. Learn a new skill, reconnect with nature and come away with your very own willow creations.

Morning session - decorative willow weaving workshop
Come along and make a variety of decorative willow items using traditional basketry techniques and skills. This course is suitable for beginners, so no previous experience is necessary. However, some manual dexterity and hand strength will be required.

Afternoon session - willow basket workshop
Come along and make a small, wooden based basket using traditional basketry techniques and skills.
This course is suitable for beginners, so no previous experience is necessary. However, some manual dexterity and hand strength will be required.

£5 discount available if both workshops are booked

We have a couple of discounted places available for individuals on a low / no income - please email for details. All day ticket £25 per person. E: admin@tindersticks.org.uk We only have two discounted tickets available if you can afford it please pay full price.

Instructions

Each session will include warm drinks and refreshments.

Based fully outdoors - so dress for the weather!

Workshops are for over 18's only

Tickets

Cost
Morning session - decorative willow weaving workshop
This session runs from 9.30am - 12.30pmBook all day and save £5!
£35.00
Afternoon session - willow basket workshop
This workshop runs from 1.30pm - 4.30pm£5 discount available if you book both sessions and stay all day.
£35.00
All Day Ticket: both sessions
This ticket entitles one adult to stay all day for both willow weaving sessions
£65.00
Concession Ticket: All Day
These tickets are for individuals on a low / no income and entitle you to stay the whole day.If you can afford to pay full price, please do but we hope this discount will help if you are not able to.
£25.00

Location

Fineshade Wood
Forestry England Visitor Centre
Fineshade
Corby
NN17 3BB

There is a charge for using the Car Park.
You can get a Discovery Pass from Forestry England for £40 to park anytime for a year:
https://www.forestryengland.uk/fineshade-wood/fineshade-wood-membership

It has other exciting benefits too!

Amenities

  • Toilets
  • Parking