• Image of Open Weave workshop with Zimmi Forest Tuesday August 13th night 6-9pm
  • Image of Open Weave workshop with Zimmi Forest Tuesday August 13th night 6-9pm

With over 25 years experience of making, exhibiting and teaching basketry and fibre art Zimmi has a wealth of knowledge on all things plant fibre.

Her teaching techniques are flexible and broad, speaking to each students individual way of learning.

Twining is a technique used throughout the world because it is strong, adaptive and creates beautiful forms quickly.

In this class we will transform foraged fibres into the elegant open weave basket, allowing students to fully absorb the flow of this simple technique.

Students will complete this gorgeous basket in a three hour session