What’s On

 

Each year Weston Museum plays host to a number of events which provide opportunities for both enthusiasts and families to enjoy a great day out.

Nov
24
Sun
Willow Weaving Workshop @ Weston Museum
Nov 24 @ 10:00 – 12:30
Willow Weaving Workshop @ Weston Museum

Make a cone basket to hang on your wall using natural colours of willow, grown on a nature reserve using organic methods. Cone basketry is an excellent introduction to the traditional skill of stake and strand basketry as it utilises just some of the techniques used in more complicated basketry

This workshop is led by Kim Creswell, whose work can be seen by visiting www.kimcreswell.co.uk

The workshop lasts 2.5 hours and spaces cost £40. Use of tools and all necessary materials are included. Participants should wear work clothes

To book tickets, visit Ticketsource by clicking on the link above or phone 01934 621028

Willow Weaving Workshop @ Weston Museum
Nov 24 @ 13:30 – 16:00
Willow Weaving Workshop @ Weston Museum

Make a cone basket to hang on your wall using natural colours of willow, grown on a nature reserve using organic methods. Cone basketry is an excellent introduction to the traditional skill of stake and strand basketry as it utilises just some of the techniques used in more complicated basketry

This workshop is led by Kim Creswell, whose work can be seen by visiting www.kimcreswell.co.uk

The workshop lasts 2.5 hours and spaces cost £40. Use of tools and all necessary materials are included. Participants should wear work clothes

To book tickets, visit Ticketsource by clicking on the link above or phone 01934 621028

Feb
9
Sun
Mosaic Workshop @ Weston Museum
Feb 9 @ 10:30 – 13:00
Mosaic Workshop @ Weston Museum

A simple introduction to making beautiful mosaics from glass and ceramic mosaic tiles.

With the guidance of mosaic artist Kate Rattray, attendees will have the chance to make either a coaster or small picture, learning to cut the tiles, place, stick, and grout to make a finished piece to take home.

This workshop is aimed at grown-ups but does not require previous experience of mosaic making

Tickets are £35 and can be purchased by clicking the Ticketsource link or popping in to the museum