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. Eddie’s square work zoom – ONE

    Monday 16 – Wednesday 18 August 2021

    £50.00

    This is the first of my zoom tutorials. The workshops will run over x3 evenings from 7.30pm – 9pm (GMT) Monday 16th, Tuesday 17th & Wednesday 18th August.

    My aim is to show you the techniques I use most in my square work and to offer as many useful tips as I can. I’m also here to answer any questions you have along there way.

    Topics covered will be – x2 square base setups, x2 staking up methods, x2 different styles of borders (end post covered & end post on show) + lots more along the way

    *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*

    Attendees
  2. Eddie’s square work zoom – TWO

    Monday 27 – Wednesday 29 September 2021

    £50.00

    This is the second of my zoom tutorials. The workshops will run over x3 evenings from 7.30pm – 9pm (GMT) Monday 27th , Tuesday 28th  & Wednesday 29th September.

    My aim is to show you the techniques I use most in my square work, and offer as many useful tips as I can. I’m also here to answer any questions you have along there way.

    Topics covered will be – fitted lids & lid openings, lid borders, square work foot borders, partitions + lots more along the way

    *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 later.

     

    *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*

    Attendees
  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*

    Attendees
  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

    Attendees
  5. Sunflowers

    Home & Garden

    Friday 27 August 2021

    £95.00

    On this workshop you’ll create some wonderful willow creations for your home & garden whilst learning a myriad of basketry and sculptural techniques.

    Items to make – sunflowers, dragonflies, sculptural hearts, obelisks, platters, gypsy roses

    Suitable for all

    Workshop is 10am – 4.30pm

    Attendees

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.