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Beginners Basketry Weekend with Sarah Gardner (23 - 24 March 2019)

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Phoenix Brighton

10-14 Waterloo Place

Brighton

BN2 9NB

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Combine both the Beginners Basketry Catalan Platter and Beginners Frame Basketry one day courses and create two baskets in one weekend for a special price of £100 for the whole weekend.

Saturday: Learn how to weave a Catalan platter to display fruit or bread on your dinner table. The tutor will demonsrate how to to work with a variety of soaked farmed willow, hedgerow dog wood and hazel to create your final piece.

Sunday: Learn how to weave a frame basket using farmed willow, hedgerow hazel and dog wood. We will create a berry basket with a rounded shape at the bottom, perfect for picking berries or to be given as a gift.

All basketry materials will be provided. Please bring a notebook and pen.

Suitable for all levels including beginners.

Costs: £100
Days: 1 weekend
Times: 10:00 - 16:00
Dates: 23 & 24 March
Room: White
Maximum: 8

Sarah Gardner studied textiles design at Buckinghamshire University and went onto to work as an art and design technician/photographer and teacher. She has has been practicing basketry techniques, mainly with willow, flax and hedgerow materials for a number of years. Sarah helps to run the local leather accessories brand, Wolfram Lohr. She promotes leather craft in the craft and trade sector and has been a part of the Brighton Open Houses showing her basketry. Sarah has collaborated with artists on a number of exhibitions and projects including weaving fences.

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