Willow Lampshade - Fri 25th Feb 2022 PM
Friday 25th February 2022
13:45 - 16:45
Tutor: Louise Arthur
Learn how to weave a lampshade from locally grown willow on this half-day course in the Hampshire South Downs. With a rising awareness of sustainable natural materials and handcrafted techniques willow lampshades make a wonderful choice for your home. On this course you will learn how to weave a drum shaped lampshade onto a 25cm metal hoop for a standard light fixing with an LED bulb. Beginners will use a trac border, randing and waling weaves, while those with more experience can use scalloms and more decorative weaves. All materials and tools supplied. Louise from Rough Around the Hedges will guide you through the workshop.
Maximum 8 participants.