Expert weaver Maggie Cooper will show you step by step how to use traditional weaving techniques to make rush baskets using a variety of natural materials.
Maggie Cooper has been making baskets and studying the ancient art of basketmaking for nearly four decades. She is one of the foremost artists in this craft working in Britain today.
Maggie works with locally-sourced materials in search of English forms. Her work includes large-scale art installations in public spaces, reconstructing historical functional baskets, and commissions for repairs and specialist basketworking.
Bring your own lunch or pop over to ‘The Yard Cafe’ and enjoy a delicious and homemade with 10% discount.