22nd November 2020
Make a Willow Angel - 22nd November 2020
*Additional slots have been added on Saturday 21st November AM*
You may be interested in taking part in our Wreath Making Workshops – join artisan flower grower and florist Jan Boddington from Blue Shed Flowers for a workshop to make a beautiful Christmas wreath to hang on your door at home over the festive season.
About this willow workshop
Enjoy a half day’s workshop at Hestercombe this Christmas learning the ancient and creative art of making a 5 foot willow angel.
This workshop is run by willow expert Lynn Kentish who has many years of expertise of willow artisanship. She’ll teach you the basics of this traditional artform, help guide you through each stage, so that you can proudly take home your willow angel to decorate your own home or as a gift to a loved one.
The willow you’ll be using is sourced locally from the Somerset Levels (Musgrove Willows).
Suitable for all levels, including beginners.
Ticket price: £45
Includes light refreshments, all materials and expert tuition from Lynn.
Saturday 21st November, 10am – 12.30pm (arrive from 9.30am) – TICKETS AVAILABLE
Sunday 22nd November, 10am – 12.30pm (arrive from 9.30am) – FULLY BOOKED
Sunday 22nd November, 2pm – 4.30pm (arrive from 1.30pm) – FULLY BOOKED
Find out more about Lynn’s Willows on her website.
Covid safety measures
Following a risk assessment, this workshop will have a number of Covid safety measures in place, including:
- social distancing measures in the space, with free airflow
- masks or visors to be worn indoors during the workshop
- ample hand sanitiser available
- dedicated tools and pre-prepared packs of materials
- space sanitised between sessions