Devon Stave Basket - Sat 20th to Sun 21st May 2023
Saturday 20th to Sunday 21st May 2023
Saturday 10:00 - 17:00 and Sunday 09:00 -16:00
Tutor: Dominic Parrette
This course will cover the construction of a heritage Devon Stave Basket made from sweet chestnut and white willow. Learn from a professional basketmaker how to cleave, shave, steam and make your own, original Stave Basket, a Devon speciality used for harvesting crops such as potatoes and now on the Heritage Crafts Association red list for endangered skills.
Maximum 6 participants.
More than 1 month's notice - £25
Less than 1 month's notice - no refunds given