We offer a number of courses in basket making, ranging from the two-year Build Basketry Course, covering a great many techniques, to short courses specialising in willow or rush and other, less traditional materials and techniques, such as random weave. There are courses for both beginners and those with some experience.
Any questions? Contact our visual arts team on 020 7492 2700. Monday - Friday between 10am - 5pm.
Course Date: Fri 23 Feb 2018
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetFocus on refining techniques for shaping baskets, making handles and borders. Refine your choice of materials, fine tune your cranking and make baskets with greater confidence.Full fee: £279.00Senior fee: £223.00Concession: £170.00
Course Date: Mon 9 Apr 2018
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetIntroduction to a simple interwoven technique for making unique and unusual baskets and containers. Vary materials and scale to make fine work which could become jewellery, or larger scale work to produce sculptural forms. For beginners and students with some experience.Full fee: £129.00Senior fee: £129.00Concession: £79.00
Course Date: Wed 11 Apr 2018
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetExperiment with unconventional willow baskets and structures, within a traditional context. This course guides you through new textures and forms using a variety of techniques from Europe and beyond.Full fee: £179.00Senior fee: £143.00Concession: £109.00
Course Date: Mon 23 Apr 2018
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetLearn new skills to explore and expand your existing skill set. Using Twined Basketry techniques the emphasis will be on developing ideas and practice through personal research, and working with a range of materials.Full fee: £359.00Senior fee: £287.00Concession: £219.00