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Basketmaker.net

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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.

Basketmakers Southwest

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. https://www.facebook.com/basketryandbeyond

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. https://www.facebook.com/CraftsMidWalesBerylSmith

Dane Coppice Crafts Group

Based in Cheshire, they hold workshops for willow basketry, willow sculpture and other related crafts.

Hertfordshire Basketry

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.

Kim Ravenscroft

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. https://www.facebook.com/outtolearnwillow lovingthewillow

Salix Arts

Workshops in willow weaving and basketmaking; plus living willow structures, play areas, mazes, bespoke fencing. https://www.facebook.com/SalixArts

Scottish Basketmakers' Circle

Promotes basketmaking and allied crafts (chairseating and environmental sculptures) in Scotland. Includes details of membership, courses and tutors, news, and galleries. https://www.facebook.com/scottishbasketmakerscircle

Welsh Basketmakers South Wales Group

Consists of enthusiastic new basketmakers or local enthusiasts who have visited shows and events where willow weaving has been demonstrated.

Willow Weaver

Geoff Forrest runs Sustainable Designs a rural craft business specialising in willow also offers courses, makes baskets, garden structures and sculptures. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Geoff-Forrest-Willow-Weaver/151030014969996 Willow_Crafts

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.

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