A person is weaving wooden willow sticks into a basket with a wavy top

About Willow Sculpture Weaving (ASC58)

Join us for a unique weekend to learn the age-old heritage craft of willow weaving to make a sculpture for your home or garden.

What will you learn on this course?

Throughout the workshop, you will be guided through the fundamentals of weaving with different types of willow. You will be taught traditional weaving methods to make a beautiful sculpture for your home. The tutor will lead several demos and support you in the creation of your sculpture. Sculptures could vary from animals to abstract shapes.

The course will cover:

  • How to choose and prepare materials for weaving
  • How to use the appropriate tools
  • Different types of weaving techniques
  • How to design and shape your sculpture

In addition, there will be opportunity to discuss ideas and intentions with the group and you will receive support in developing your own independent artistic style.

This weekend course is the perfect introduction to enjoyable and unusual new hobby which produces attractive and functional results from natural materials.

Who is this course for?

This course is for adults aged 18+ years. It is open to all levels, including beginner, improver, and experience students. It is suitable for people who are completely new to willow weaving, and for those who want to extend and refine their techniques.

At the heart of MAC is a focus on accessibility and inclusion. Please contact us to discuss your specific access needs. A personal assistant or companion must book a complimentary ticket if attending to provide support.

Do you need to bring anything?

All materials and equipment are provided.

Are there any additional costs?

There are no additional costs.

Who teaches this course?

ILdiko Nagy

Dates and times

  • September – September