Willow deer making workshop
Weave your own ornamental willow deer at our fun and easy-to-follow workshop.
Friday 29 October 2021
Saturday 30 October 2021
Friday 5 November 2021
Saturday 6 November 2021
Friday 19 November 2021
Saturday 20 November 2021
Saturday 15 January 2022
Sunday 16 January 2022
Meet at the Visitor Centre
Wakehurst and Kew members: £80
Parking and refreshments of tea, coffee and cake are included
Join us to discover the secrets of using materials from Wakehurst’s woodlands to create a stunning willow deer for your garden.
Workshop leader Martin Brockman will offer a step-by-step guide to weaving willow, coppiced hazel and other hedgerow materials over the course of the day.
About the workshop leader
Martin has 30 years of experience working in environmental arts, creating sculptures and working as a workshop leader and educator.
He has created artworks on beaches and in woodlands, city centres as well as galleries across the UK.
- Please note that lunch is not provided. You may enjoy a packed lunch in our gardens, or buy food from one of our cafés or restaurant.
- Attendees will take home a large willow deer on the day, so please consider appropriate transportation.
- The workshops will take place in sheltered outdoor areas so please dress for the weather.
COVID-19 (coronavirus) notice
Come along knowing that the safety and wellbeing of our visitors is of utmost importance to us. We are continually monitoring and responding to the COVID-19 pandemic situation as it evolves.
If you are unable to attend because of government restrictions in place due to coronavirus, please contact the customer service desk at email@example.com at the earliest opportunity to discuss further.
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