Design Textiles & Craft adults Courses

2017T2 Weaving Wicker Baskets

Fiona Gavino begint

Learn the art of cane basket weaving and create a number of different–sized pieces to take away with you. This traditional technique is easy to learn and can be used with a number of materials. Plant fibres will be discussed and provided by your tutor.

Materials List

Students will need to bring:-

  • Sharp scissors/ secateurs/ wire cutters or round nose pliers
  • All other materials can be purchased from the tutor
  • Please pay your materials fee on the day

Tutor Fiona Gavino

Fiona Gavino is an artist who works with a broad range of textiles, fibres and natural or found materials to create sculptural, woven artworks that are beautiful as well as environmentally sensitive.

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