image for Workshop/Course item typeWeaving Christmas Decorations at FSC Flatford Mill

Workshop/Course, Fri 15 Nov 2019, £80

FSC Flatford Mill

FSC Flatford Mill

The centre of Constable Country

Address

East Bergholt,
Suffolk,
CO7 6UL

Events at this Venue

date event
Mon 18 - Fri 22 Feb Art and Craft Week
Mon 18 - Fri 22 Feb Bookbinding and Book Repairs
Wed 20 - Sun 24 Feb Life Drawing
Thu 21 Feb Basket Weaving
Fri 22 - Sun 24 Feb Drawing Movement
Fri 22 - Sun 24 Feb Parchment Craft

Details

Participants will learn how to create a willow wreath base which they will decorate with evergreen material and some festive items such as orange slices, basic ribbon, cones and apples These will be provided but please feel free to bring some of your own, such as: cinnamon sticks, apple slices, specific ribbon, walnuts or any other things you would like to incorporate.

For the last twenty years Deb has been running willow and basket weaving workshops all over the UK and Canada; working with the National Trust, English Heritage, the Royal Horticultural Society, Nova Scotia Agricultural College, Burghley Horse Trials, the Scout Jamboree, plus many charities and schools. Deb has constructed willow structures in private gardens as well as building fences and gardens at the Chelsea and Hampton Court Flower Shows.

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Education/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

We have 78 beds over 25 bedrooms. Our dining room can cater for up to 60 people at a time. We have 5 classrooms, all with interactive whiteboards. Guests can also use our library and recreation room. We also have extensive grounds including river frontage, our own island, woods, reedbeds, open fields and meadows.

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 15 Nov 2019

Prices

Non-Resident: £80

Directions

See location of FSC Flatford Mill on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TM 076332  Lat: 51.95878 Long: 1.02154

By car: From the A12 take the turning for East Bergholt / Flatford. Drive through East Bergholt, following the signs to Flatford. when on the one-way lane, follow signs to the Field Study Centre, driving past the National Trust Bridge Cottage, along the lane to the large brick building next to the river where our Reception is located. Parking is available for our customers in the car park at the end of the lane.

By public transport: Our nearest train station in Manningtree, about 60 minutes train ride from London Liverpool Street. Taxis are available at the station (about 10 minute taxi ride)

Parking: free

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

We have 78 beds over 25 bedrooms. Our dining room can cater for up to 60 people at a time. We have 5 classrooms, all with interactive whiteboards. Guests can also use our library and recreation room. We also have extensive grounds including river frontage, our own island, woods, reedbeds, open fields and meadows.