Tuesday, 22 April 2014

Children's Willow Weaviing at Easter

we were at Trentham Gardens for 4 days over Easter running willow weaving activities for visitors. people got to help make a Wishing Tree and an Easter Rabbit as well as making a fish to take home.


Tuesday, 8 April 2014

Living Willow Tunnel at Abbotts Bromley

We made a massive living willow tunnel yesterday. the day started with fine weather but soon deteriorated into torrential rain. we spent the afternoon slopping about in red clay!



Thursday, 20 March 2014

LIVING WILLOW SCULPTURE REPAIR

I spent Tuesday at a local school repairing a willow tunnel that we built with the children about 7 years ago. it needed a big overhaul. the pictures are before and after




Friday, 21 February 2014

BUILDING LIVING WILLOW DOMES

We are hoping that the weather will begin to improve soon so that children can enjoy building their willow domes without getting soaked or blown over!

SCHOOL GARDEN WORK

We still have a few dates left for Living Willow Projects

Saturday, 4 January 2014

WILLOW WEAVING DEMONSTRATIONS

 Here is an old picture of Steve demonstrating basketmaking at a medieval country fair at Althorpe, Northamptonshire. from about 25 years ago and we are still displaying our skills are fairs around the country!
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Saturday, 14 December 2013

Community Sculpture Project

JUNE 2013. this picture is from a willow sculpture project organised by the vicar of St Marys Church, Dalton In Furness. we worked with 2 local schools, helped by volunteers from the town to create a sculpture park in the churchyard. we were blessed by sunny weather.
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