Willow Weaving


Here at Rutland Water Nature Reserve in Egleton we run a variety of Willow Weaving events throughout the year. Suitable for all skill levels it can be great fun and incredibly rewarding!

Spaces can sell very quickly so we strongly recommend booking in advance. If you would like any more information about an event contact Sarah on sarahproud@rutlandwater.org.uk

2014 Willow Weaving Events

Willow Weaving for Gardeners

Thinking of growing sweet peas or climbing plans this year? If so, this could be the course for you!

We will make a 6 foot high plant support suitable for all your planting needs.

£20pp. Booking Essential.

Saturday 15th February 2014 SOLD OUT

Saturday 15th March 2014 SOLD OUT

Willow Garden Sculptures

This comprehensive, all day session will cover the basics of willow weaving, from a simple snail to a sophisticated sphere, with much more inbetween!

Booking is essential. £50 per person, includes lunch

Sunday 18th may 2014 SOLD OUT

Sunday 14th June 2014

Advanced Willow Scupltures

For those who have done willow weaving before, we are running a 6 week course on Tuesday evenings starting on the 24th June

Advanced Willow Sculptures Course

Willow Platters

Come along to learn the ancient art of basket making. We will develop the weaving techniques over 3 different styles of platters. £50 per person, includes lunch

Saturday 20th September 2014

Watch this space for our 2014 Christmas Willow Weaving events!