Discover the Art of Basket Weaving with Our Beginners Workshop
Join us for an exciting one-day beginners basket weaving workshop where you can learn the fundamentals of this timeless craft. Led by renowned basketmaker Padraig Larkin, based in Cloghan, Co Offaly, Ireland, this workshop is a unique opportunity to acquire essential skills and techniques to create your very own basket to take home.
Padraig Larkin, who trained under the esteemed Joe Hogan, one of Ireland’s foremost basketmakers, is known for his exceptional expertise in willow weaving and basket making. With limited spots available, this workshop is highly sought after, so don’t miss out on this exclusive opportunity to learn from a master craftsman.
No prior experience is necessary, as this workshop is designed for beginners. All materials and tools will be provided, making it easy for you to dive into the world of basket weaving and create your own masterpiece. Immerse yourself in the traditional art of basketry and experience the joy of creating something beautiful and functional with your own hands.
All equipment and materials will be provided!
Location: Pullough Community Centre
Time: 9:30am – 5:00pm
Ages: All ages
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How Do I enroll for this “Legacy” Workshop?
A: At this stage, we are inviting expressions of interest. Please register your interest and we will confirm your place ASAP. This workshop has limited spaces available, therefore we cannot guarantee a place on the workshop to all applicants.
Q: Do I need to have any prior experience to participate in this “Legacy” Workshop?
A: No, the program is open to people of all ages and skill levels.
Q: How much does it cost to participate in this “Legacy” Workshop?
A: The cost for this workshop is €15.00pp and payment will be collected on the day of the workshop.
Q: Will I be provided with the necessary materials for the course?
A: Yes, all materials required for the course will be provided.
Q: Is there a lunchbreak?
A: Yes, please bring a packed lunch