Courses

I hold one, two day & Skills week courses for beginners, intermediates and advanced basket makers.

I run workshops interntionally & throughout the U.K.

I also provide private tuition and vocational courses if you wish to take basket making to the next level. Please contact me to make an enquiry.

Workshops are held at Admaston Village Hall WS15 3NH.

Upcoming Courses

  1. Tear Up with Jenny & Eddie

    Monday 22 – Friday 26 August 2022

    £300.00

    Total Cost £595 (pay £300 today with £295 final instalment due April 2022)

    Introducing 5 very special days of willow weaving inspiration, teaching & community. Created by makers, for makers.

    Immerse yourself into 5 days weaving with 4 willow basketry experts in the heart of the Staffordshire countryside with new friends, great food and merriment.

    Get knee deep in inspiration, from your tutors & fellow weavers.

    Join us at the basketry Tear Up Festival and Learn how to create a ‘Flower basket’ from Jenny Crisp & a ‘x6 Bottle basket’ from Eddie Glew.

    A week packed with basketry goodness, seasoned with other treats and surprises throughout the week, including a banquet meal, talks, basketry sales & demos!

     

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  2. Tear Up with Peter & John

    Monday 22 – Friday 26 August 2022

    £300.00

    Total Cost £595 (pay £300 today with £295 final instalment due April 2022)

    Introducing 5 very special days of willow weaving inspiration, teaching & community. Created by makers, for makers.

    Immerse yourself into 5 days weaving with 4 willow basketry experts in the heart of the Staffordshire countryside with new friends, great food and merriment.

    Get knee deep in inspiration, from your tutors & fellow weavers.

    Join us at the basketry Tear Up Festival and Learn how to create a ‘D shaped basket’ from Peter Dibble & the ‘Herring washing Maud’ from John Cowan.

    A week packed with basketry goodness, seasoned with other treats and surprises throughout the week, including a banquet meal, talks, basketry sales & demos!

     

     

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  3. Eddie’s Fishing Creel techniques ZOOM Workshop

    Monday 22 – Wednesday 24 November 2021

    £50.00

    This is the third of my zoom tutorials. The workshops will run over x3 evenings from 7.30pm – 9pm (GMT) Monday 22nd, Tuesday 23rd & Wednesday 24th November.

    My aim is to show you the techniques used in creating these beautiful baskets, from how to weave the base to lid and everything in between.

    *You will receive a download of the course video within 48hrs to watch back at your leisure*

    You’re welcome to weave along with me live or watch along and use as a reference

     

    *To join the zoom workshop & for all information on how to do so if you’re new to zoom, please click the link on your confirmation email*

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  4. Christmas Workshop

    Saturday 27 November 2021

    £50.00

    On this festive workshop you’ll create a wide range of items from decorations, wreaths & reindeer whilst learning lots of different techniques.

    Most importantly mulled wine mince pies & biscuits are all supplied.

    Suitable for all

    Workshop is 10am – 1.30pm

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All courses will be held at Admaston Village Hall WS15 3NH situated in the heart of the Staffordshire countryside overlooking Blithfield Reservoir. Minimum of 4 students per course, should there be insufficient numbers the course will be canceled 3 weeks in advance & students notified via email.