WINTER WORKSHOPS 2018

DON’T MISS OUT ON YOUR LAST CHANCE TO WEAVE WITH US FOR THE SEASON!

November and December workshops offer a range of projects from baskets to xmas ornaments. We are pleased to offer a NEW CHRISTMAS TREE COLLAR workshop and an ORGANIC BASKET with some new weaving techniques for those eager to learn more about basket making. Please take a look at the classes available for this final four week session. Regular workshops will start up again in Spring 2019 with Living Willow trees and many more exciting new and favourite classes.

We welcome beginners, improvers and SERIAL WEAVERS in most of our projects. If experience is required it will be listed in the description of the specific project.

Delicious catered lunches are available during full day classes from Chef Melissa Smeets, owner of Melly’s Rolls and Melly’s Table. Details about your workshop and the lunch option will be emailed to you the week prior to your workshop.

IF A CLASS IS FULL PLEASE CONTACT US TO ADD YOUR NAME TO THE WAITING LIST...CANCELLATIONS HAPPEN!

*Please note: we will not be teaching winter urn arrangements, centrepiece workshops or selling xmas decor items from the farm this year.*


*NEW!* Xmas tree collar

Available on two dates

adorn the base of your tree with this gorgeous collar that you will MAKE IN a ONE DAY CLASS.

This sturdy collar will skirt the base of your tree year after year. You might also like to install it in your garden as a plant support, or put a big cushion in the bottom and use it as a cat or small dog bed. The possibilities are endless! Learn two different basketry weaves and a border while working with willow grown here on our farm.

Fee: $150 includes one day of instruction from 9am - 5pm, refreshments and materials. Measurements are 23” at the base and 12” high.

THIS IS A ONE DAY CLASS

BEGINNERS WELCOME. In order to register please click the ADD TO CART on the date of your choice and pay through our online shopping cart. 

Please read our cancellation policy before you book. All items shown are representations and may vary in colour, pattern and size. 

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PEONY CROWN/PLANT SUPPORT

Peony Crown - Nov 8
70.00
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MAKE A STATEMENT IN YOUR GARDEN WITH ONE OF THESE UNIQUE PEONY CROWN/PLANT SUPPORTS. 

CAN YOU EVER HAVE TOO MANY OF THESE BEAUTIES? be prepared for spring by making one of our fabulous peony crowns now.

You can CHANGE IT UP BY ADDING LIGHTS FOR A UNIQUE SEASONAL ACCENT IN THE GARDEN OR WINTER CONTAINER.

Fee: $70 includes a half day of instruction from 1pm - 5pm, refreshments and materials.

THIS IS A HALF DAY CLASS 

BEGINNERS WELCOME. In order to register please click the ADD TO CART button and pay through our online shopping cart. 

Please read our cancellation policy before you book. All items shown are representations and may vary in colour, pattern and size. 

 
 

TWO DAY ROUND BASKET

ONE OF OUR MOST POPULAR WORKSHOPS!

 
 
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WEAVE a beautiful and useful basket you will be proud to display in your home. 

You will make a round base, add stakes and learn several basketry weaves in this project. 

Fee: $195 includes two days of instruction from 9am - 5pm both days, refreshments and materials for up to a 12" diameter basket. Larger baskets may be made for an additional fee based on the size of your basket.

THIS IS A TWO DAY CLASS

BEGINNERS WELCOME. In order to register please click the ADD TO CART button and pay through our online shopping cart. 

Please read our cancellation policy before you book. All items shown are representations and may vary in colour, pattern and size. 

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xmas ornaments

A WHOLE DAY OF PRE-CHRISTMAS CHEER!

Ornaments - Nov 17
115.00
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Ornaments - Dec 7
115.00
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Make angels, trees, stars, snowmen and/or reindeer in this festive willow gathering. AVAILABLE ON TWO DIFFERENT DATES.

Fee: $115 includes one day of instruction for up to four ornaments from 9am - 5pm, refreshments and materials. If you are a speed weaver and want to make more you can pay for the extra materials on the day of the workshop.

THIS IS A ONE DAY CLASS

BEGINNERS WELCOME. In order to register please click the add to cart button and pay through our online shopping cart. 

Please read our cancellation policy before you book. All items shown are representations and may vary in colour and size. 

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Small Obelisk

A BEAUTIFUL ORNAMENT FOR INDOORS OR OUT

Small Obelisk - Nov 18
70.00
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BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! THE BEAUTIFUL, VERSATILE WOVEN TREE.

ADD LIGHTS AND BAUBLES FOR AN INDOOR SEASONAL DISPLAY, OR PLACE IT IN YOUR GARDEN OR WINTER CONTAINER AS AN EYE-CATCHING ACCENT.

Fee: $70 includes a half day of instruction from 1pm - 5pm, refreshments and materials for a 4 ft tree.

THIS IS A HALF DAY CLASS

BEGINNERS WELCOME. In order to register please click the ADD TO CART button and pay through our online shopping cart. 

Please read our cancellation policy before you book. All items shown are representations and may vary in colour, pattern and size. 



LARGE GARDEN OBELISK

FOR WINTER OR SUMMER  

OUR BIG, BEAUTIFUL GARDEN OBELISK MAKES A RETURN apPearance this Winter!

WHY, YOU ASK? because it would make the most amazing Christmas tree indoors or out!

Fee: $145 includes one day of instruction from 9am - 5pm, refreshments and materials for a 6-7ft structure.

THIS IS A one DAY CLASS

BEGINNERS WELCOME. In order to register please click the ADD TO CART button and pay through our online shopping cart. 

Please read our cancellation policy before you book. All items shown are representations and may vary in colour, pattern and size. 


ORGANIC BASKET

*A NEW CHALLENGE FOR RETURNING BASKET WEAVERS!*

 
 
Organic Basket - Nov 29-30
195.00
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BUILT ON A ROUND BASE WITH ROLLED STAKES, THIS BASKET EXPLORES NEW WEAVES SUCH AS THE ZIGZAG RAND, DOUBLE OR TRIPLE FRENCH RAND, GERMAN WALE, CHAIN WALE AND ROPING WALE.

Weave a bowl, tray, sculptural basket, or a functional basket with a handle. you will have many opportunities in this two day workshop to PLAY WITH colour, texture and form.

Fee: $195 includes two days of instruction from 9am - 5pm both days, refreshments and materials.

*SOME EXPERIENCE REQUIRED*. To attend this class participants must have first completed a one or two day round willow basket workshop. In order to register please click the ADD TO CART button and pay through our online shopping cart. 

Please read our cancellation policy before you book. All items shown are representations and may vary in colour, pattern and size. 

 
 

GIANT STAR OR FLOWER

THESE POPULAR ORNAMENTS ARE BACK FOR WINTER 2018!

SPEND AN AFTERNOON WITH THE TWO MADAME TWIGS MAKING A 30”-40” STAR OR flower JUST IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS.

Fee: $70 includes a half day of instruction from 1pm - 5pm, refreshments and materials.

THIS IS A HALF DAY CLASS

BEGINNERS WELCOME. In order to register please click the add to cart button and pay through our online shopping cart. 

Please read our cancellation policy before you book. All items shown are representations and may vary in colour, pattern and size. 

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*Please note: we will not be teaching winter urn arrangements, centrepiece workshops or selling xmas decor items from the farm this year.*