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Willow Weaving Workshop : Garden Trug

  • Learn a beautiful Heritage Craft

  • Take away your creation and use at home

  • Enjoy weaving your basket in a stunning and unique environment

Llanrhian, Pembrokeshire, SA62 5BG


Our start time is 10.30am and finish time is 4.30pm


Please contact us to discuss dates.
We can run workshops on weekdays or at the weekend.
We can also discuss alternative venues, if there is a particular place you have in mind.


£50 to £60 depending on location.

Price includes all materials and equipment.

You get to take your completed trug home with you at the end of the day.

Who can come

No experience required, so ideal for beginners or above

Group size


Join us for a lovely, relaxing workshop and learn a new heritage skill surrounded by the history of Wales.  

What you will learn:

  1. How to weave a handle and join it to a pre-formed rib to create a frame
  2. How to add ribs to the frame
  3. How to weave the body of the basket to complete your gorgeous creation

We grow our own willow using organic methods on our smallholding in West Wales and also source some from Somerset.

No experience required, so ideal for beginners or above. Cost includes all materials and tools.

You will take away your trug at the end of the day, to enjoy at home for many many years.


Additional details

This tour is organised and managed by West Wales Willows

Minimum age is 16. 8 years old but no experience is required, so this is an ideal group activity for beginners or above. All equipment and materials will be provided.

Our start time is 10.30am and finish time is 4.30pm.

Facilities & refreshments

Toilets are available.

Please bring lunch and drinks with you.

We may be able to arrange catering for groups, at an additional cost. Please talk to us about this.

There is free off road parking (for car or coach) at the church.


Depending on location there may be steps to enter the church or churchyard. Please discuss this, or any other accessibility needs with us.

Contact your host

West Wales Willows

01267 202309