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The Basketmakers Association
Promoting knowledge of basketry, chairseating and allied crafts; their making, study,collecting, teaching and use. Lists events, courses, makers, and museums with relevant collections.
Brings together craftspeople from south western England who are interested in the practice and history of basketry, rushwork, chairseating, willow sculpture and related crafts.
Basketry and Beyond
Not-for-profit organisation whose aims are to increase the awareness of basketry in all its forms with events, activities and courses. Includes a gallery of installations and other work.
Baskets in Europe
Maurice Bichard, author publisher and supplier of new book Baskets in Europe recounting the history of basketmaking from earliest times to today.
Crafts Mid Wales
Details of a traditional basket weaver and sculptor working with willow. Includes examples of the work, details of workshops and her handmade products.
Dane Coppice Crafts Group
Based in Cheshire, they hold workshops for willow basketry, willow sculpture and other related crafts.
Group of enthusiastic basketmakers raising awareness of the range of different techniques and materials available. Gives details of meetings and events, and a gallery of work.
Professional restorer of antique furniture and woven pieces and creates unique freeform pieces using nature as inspiration.
Northumbria Basketry Group
Founded to promote basketmaking, chair seating and allied crafts with a range of workshops, courses and activities available.
Out to Learn Willow
Provides both living willow and dried willow courses and workshops for adults, children and young people within a variety of educational and community settings.
Workshops in willow weaving and basketmaking; plus living willow structures, play areas, mazes, bespoke fencing.
Scottish Basketmakers' Circle
Promotes basketmaking and allied crafts (chairseating and environmental sculptures) in Scotland. Includes details of membership, courses and tutors, news, and galleries.
Geoff Forrest runs Sustainable Designs a rural craft business specialising in willow also offers courses, makes baskets, garden structures and sculptures.
Worshipful Company of Basketmakers
Established in 1569 to control basketmaking in the city of London. Highlights the objectives of today along with details of how they support basketmaking charities.