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Weave a Rush Bag – SOLD OUT

The Course

An opportunity to weave your own rush bag using Common Bulrush (Scirpus Lacustris) from the river Thames. Working on wooden blocks and using techniques common to basketry, each participant will complete a medium sized bag with optional handles. 

The Tutor

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 she is currently making a study of early hats in Britain. 

Participant Information

All materials will be provided.

Fee & Refreshments

£85 per person, to include tuition, teas and coffees. If you have any other dietary requirements please let us know in advance. The Museum café will be open or you may wish to bring a packed lunch.

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Thu 21 September 2023






Countryside Crafts & Skills