Weave a rush bag
Sunday 12th August 2018
THIS COURSE IS NOW FULLY BOOKED
To be added to the waiting list please call 01243 811021 or email [email protected].
An opportunity to weave your own rush bag using indigenous common bulrush, scirpus lacustris. Working on wooden blocks and using techniques common to basketry, each participant will complete a medium sized bag with optional handles.
Rachel Frost has been a professional historic milliner for the past 10 years, making hats in a variety of materials for museums and private collections worldwide.
She has recently received the Janet Arnold award for costume research and is currently making a study of early hats in Britain.
All materials will be provided.
Fee and refreshments
£65 per person, to include tuition, teas and coffees. Please let the Museum know in advance any special dietary requirements. The Museum café will be open or you can bring a packed lunch.
Please read our terms and conditions before booking.