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Courses, Workshop Dates & Events

Diary Dates for 2018

Workshops are held at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre, easily found between Padstow and Wadebridge.  Some of our courses are held outside, with wet weather shelter if required.

Full course details can be provided on request – just get in touch with any enquiries.

Living Willow Workshops

June

14th July
Family Fun Willow Dragonfly / Butterfly

This is a 2 hour workshop for you and your families. Throughout the summer we will be running short and simple workshops were both children and adults can make willow items. Workshops are based at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre and take place in the field shelter this is an outside structure that provides cover for us to work under. You will need to come prepared and dressed for working outside.
Places are limited so booking is essential.

10:30 to 12:30
Age 10+ All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Cost per Child £12.00
Adults £15.00
Family deal 2 Adults 2 Children £45.00
To book your place please call 07739808759
www.emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk
info@emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk

 

15th July Willow Dragonfly

We will make a large dragonfly willow sculpture with the lovely range of willow that I grow here at Mellingey. We will start by making an armature for the sculpture to be woven onto, throughout the day you will build and create your very own willow sculpture for your garden or pond. All materials and tools are supplied and there will be tea, coffee and cake throughout the day. All you need to bring is your lunch and your wellies if you would like a guided tour of Mellingey.
Workshops are based at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre and take place in the field shelter this is an outside structure that provides cover for us to work under. You will need to come prepared and dressed for working outside.
10:30 to 16:30
Cost of the workshop £45.00pp
To book your place please call 07739808759
www.emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk
info@emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk

 

21st July  Willow Bird Sculpture

We will make a small willow sculpture of a bird with the lovely range of willow that I grow here at Mellingey. We will start by making an armature for the sculpture to be woven onto, throughout the day you will build and create your very own willow sculpture for your garden. Tea, coffee and cake will be available throughout the day, you will need to bring your lunch and your wellies if you would like a guided tour of Mellingey. Workshops are based at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre and take place in the field shelter this is an outside structure that provides cover for us to work under. You will need to come prepared and dressed for working outside.
10:30 to 16:30
Cost of the workshop is £45.00pp
To book your place please call 07739808759
www.emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk
info@emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk

 

25th July Family Fun Willow Weaving Flowers

This is a 2 hour workshop for you and your family. Throughout the summer we will be running short and simple workshops were both children and adults can make willow items. Workshops are based at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre and take place in the field shelter this is an outside structure that provides cover for us to work under. You will need to come prepared and dressed for working outside.
Places are limited so booking is essential.

10:30 to 12:30
Age 10+ All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Cost per Child £12.00
Adults £15.00
Family deal 2 Adults 2 Children £45.00
To book your place please call 07739808759
www.emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk
info@emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk

 

26th July Foragers Basket

This is a great introduction to basket making and one of my favourites to teach. It’s a simple basket that is made using a hoop frame. By the end of the day everybody will be taking home a uniquely beautiful basket to be proud of. All materials and tools are supplied and we will mainly use willow to make our baskets but will also forage a few other materials that can be used from the woods. Tea, coffee and cake will be available throughout the day, you will need to bring your lunch and wellies if you would like a guided tour of Mellingey. Workshops are based at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre and take place in the field shelter this is an outside structure that provides cover for us to work under. You will need to come prepared and dressed for working outside.
10:30 to 16:30
Cost of the workshop £45.00pp
To book your place please call 07739808759
www.emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk
info@emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk

 

28th July Bird House

Another great addition to the garden Create this beautiful bird nest box using a wooden base and willow. All materials and tools are supplied and there will be tea, coffee and cake throughout the day. All you need to bring is your lunch and your wellies if you would like to have a tour of the willow beds. Workshops are based at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre and take place in the field shelter this is an outside structure that provides cover for us to work under. You will need to come prepared and dressed for working outside.
10:30 to 15:30
Cost of the workshop is £45.00pp
To book your place please call 07739808759
www.emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk
info@emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk

 

1st August Willow Dragonfly

We will make a large dragonfly willow sculpture with the lovely range of willow that I grow here at Mellingey. We will start by making an armature for the sculpture to be woven onto, throughout the day you will build and create your very own willow sculpture for your garden or pond. All materials and tools are supplied and there will be tea, coffee and cake throughout the day. All you need to bring is your lunch and your wellies if you would like a guided tour of Mellingey.
Workshops are based at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre and take place in the field shelter this is an outside structure that provides cover for us to work under. You will need to come prepared and dressed for working outside.
10:30 to 16:30
Cost of the workshop £45.00pp
To book your place please call 07739808759
www.emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk
info@emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk

 

4th August Willow Sphere

We will make a small willow sphere sculpture with the lovely range of willow that I grow here at Mellingey. We will start by making an armature for the sculpture to be woven onto, throughout the day you will build and create your very own willow sculpture for your garden. Tea, coffee and cake will be available throughout the day, you will need to bring your lunch and your wellies if you would like a guided tour of Mellingey. Workshops are based at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre and take place in the field shelter this is an outside structure that provides cover for us to work under. You will need to come prepared and dressed for working outside.
10:30 to 16:30
Cost of the workshop is £45.00pp
Places are limited so booking is essential.
To book your place please call 07739808759
www.emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk
info@emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk

 

8th August Willow Bird Feeder

This is a 2 hour workshop and designed as a family craft activity workshop. Throughout the summer we will be running short and simple workshops were both children and adults can make willow items. Workshops are based at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre and take place in the field shelter this is an outside structure that provides cover for us to work under. You will need to come prepared and dressed for working outside.
Places are limited so booking is essential.

10:30 to 12:30

Age 10+ All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Cost per Child £12.00
Adults £15.00
Family deal 2 Adults 2 Children £45.00

To book your place please call 07739808759
www.emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk
info@emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk

 

11th August Foragers/Frame Basket

This is a great introduction to basket making and one of my favourites to teach. It’s a simple basket that is made using a hoop frame. By the end of the day everybody will be taking home a uniquely beautiful basket to be proud of. All materials and tools are supplied and we will mainly use willow to make our baskets but will also forage a few other materials that can be used from the woods. Tea, coffee and cake will be available throughout the day, you will need to bring your lunch and wellies if you would like a guided tour of Mellingey. Workshops are based at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre and take place in the field shelter this is an outside structure that provides cover for us to work under. You will need to come prepared and dressed for working outside.
10:30 to 16:30
Cost of the workshop £45.00pp
To book your place please call 07739808759
www.emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk
info@emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk

 

15th August Hearts and Stars

This is a 2 hour workshop for you and your familys. Throughout the summer we will be running short and simple workshops were both children and adults can make willow items. Workshops are based at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre and take place in the field shelter this is an outside structure that provides cover for us to work under. You will need to come prepared and dressed for working outside.
Places are limited so booking is essential.

10:30 to 12:30
Age 10+ All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Cost per Child £12.00
Adults £15.00

Family deal 2 Adults 2 Children £45.00
To book your place please call 07739808759
www.emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk
info@emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk

 

18th August Bird House

Another great addition to the garden Create this beautiful bird nest box using a wooden base and willow. All materials and tools are supplied and there will be tea, coffee and cake throughout the day. All you need to bring is your lunch and your wellies if you would like to have a tour of the willow beds. Workshops are based at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre and take place in the field shelter this is an outside structure that provides cover for us to work under. You will need to come prepared and dressed for working outside.
10:30 to 15:30
Cost of the workshop is £45.00pp
To book your place please call 07739808759
www.emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk
info@emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk

 

22nd August Willow Snails

This is a 2 hour workshop for you and your familys. Throughout the summer we will be running short and simple workshops were both children and adults can make willow items. Workshops are based at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre and take place in the field shelter this is an outside structure that provides cover for us to work under. You will need to come prepared and dressed for working outside.
Places are limited so booking is essential.

10:30 to 12:30
Age 10+ All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Cost per Child £12.00
Adults £15.00

Family deal 2 Adults 2 Children £45.00
To book your place please call 07739808759
www.emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk
info@emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk

 

25th August Willow Fish

We will make willow fish with the lovely range of willow that I grow here at Mellingey. All materials and tools are supplied and there will be tea, coffee and cake throughout the day. All you need to bring is your lunch and your wellies if you would like a guided tour of Mellingey. Workshops are based at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre and take place in the field shelter this is an outside structure that provides cover for us to work under. You will need to come prepared and dressed for working outside.
10:30 to 16:30
Cost of the workshop £45.00pp
To book your place please call 07739808759
www.emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk
info@emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk

 

29th August Willow Lanterns

This is a 2 hour workshop for you and your family’s. Throughout the summer we will be running short and simple workshops were both children and adults can make willow items. Workshops are based at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre and take place in the field shelter this is an outside structure that provides cover for us to work under. You will need to come prepared and dressed for working outside.
Places are limited so booking is essential.

10:30 to 12:30
Age 10+ All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Cost per Child £12.00
Adults £15.00

Family deal 2 Adults 2 Children £45.00

To book your place please call 07739808759
www.emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk
info@emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk

 

8th September Berry Basket

A simple little basket for collecting your blackberries . We will make willow fish with the lovely range of willow that I grow here at Mellingey. All materials and tools are supplied and there will be tea, coffee and cake throughout the day. Workshops are based at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre and take place in the field shelter this is an outside structure that provides cover for us to work under. You will need to come prepared and dressed for working outside.

10:30 to 13:30
Cost of the workshop is £25.00pp
To book your place please call 07739808759
www.emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk
info@emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk

 

9th September Bird House

Another great addition to the garden Create this beautiful bird nest box using a wooden base and willow. All materials and tools are supplied and there will be tea, coffee and cake throughout the day. All you need to bring is your lunch and your wellies if you would like to have a tour of the willow beds. Workshops are based at Mellingey Mill Willow Craft Centre and take place in the field shelter this is an outside structure that provides cover for us to work under. You will need to come prepared and dressed for working outside.
10:30 to 16:30
Cost of the workshop is £45.00pp
To book your place please call 07739808759
www.emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk
info@emmascottwillowcraft.co.uk

 

OCTOBER, NOVEMBER & DECEMBER WORKSHOPS AND DATES WILL BE ADDED SOON

Tailored Workshops, Courses & Group Talks

I would be delighted to hear from you if you have any suggestions for future courses or if you would like me to attend your event, provide a talk or demonstration for your group or club and if you would like to arrange a small private workshop or course.  Please get in touch if you would like to discuss anything.