Weave a Rush Basket

Contact

Organizer: Quirky Workshops

Name: Greystoke Cycle Cafe

Phone: 01768 483984

Email: annie@greystokecyclecafe.co.uk

Website: http://www.greystokecyclecafe.co.uk

Address

Greystoke
Penrith, Cumbria,
Penrith
CA11 0UT

Price Notes

£75 Lunch included Material Charges from approx £15

Direction

On the C2C Cycle route 200 yds north of Greystoke village green, direction Blencowe. We welcome all cyclists and walkers and ask all those with cars to walk the 350yds from the village car park around the Greystoke Castle walls. We can offer parking in our driveway to cycle support vehicles and those attending our workshop days, Bus links to Penrith and Keswick. Penrith railway station 5 miles

Details

9.30am – 4.30pm

Create your own woven Rush Basket with Rachel Frost

An opportunity to make your own plaited basket approximately 25cm long using the wonderfully supple native common bulrush (Scirpus Lacustris) and traditional techniques. Rush basketry has been used for centuries as table ware and in the home and garden.

Event Details

Start Date End Date Times
29/05/2019 29/05/2019 .