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Event Series Event Series: Willow Weaving: Decorative Flower

Key details

When:

Date:

Time:

6th Apr

13:30 - 16:30

Where:

The Meadow Room, behind Blackthorpe Barn

Blackthorpe Barn, Rougham
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
SatNav: IP30 9HZ

See map

Pricing:

Ticket

per person £48

Each person attending requires a ticket

Booking closes on 4th April

Half-Day Woven Willow Flower Workshop

Come and join Stuart Fidler and Emma Booth – the Coddiwomplers – for a fun, relaxed willow weaving workshop.

Under the tuition of two experienced willow-weavers, you will learn to make a woven willow flower using traditional basketry techniques, taking away a large willow flower that can be hung on a wall or be put on a stem to stand in your garden.

Who is this workshop suitable for?
  • People aged 16 and over
  • Beginners; no experience necessary
  • Some manual dexterity and strength is required for weaving the willow

Important information

over-16-white

Ages 16 and over

how it works

01

Come to Blackthorpe Barn and park in one of the free car parks

02

Make your way to the Meadow Room, behind Roots Café

03

Enjoy making your flower and go home feeling proud at what you have achieved

04

Browse around the Garden Room shop or have a coffee at Roots Café

Check opening times

Willow Workshop Meadow Room

What to bring

  • Wear comfortable clothing
  • Secateurs, if you have some

 

What is provided
  • All materials
  • Tea, coffee and biscuits

Refund & cancellation policy

If you need to cancel a workshop
If you are unable to attend your booked workshop and notify us at least 7 full days in advance of the workshop date, we can offer a refund or a transfer to the same workshop on an alternative date, providing there are places available or a course is planned for the future.
If cancellation is within 7 full days of your workshop unfortunately we are unable to offer a refund. We do appreciate that sometimes unforeseen circumstances may mean that you can’t attend so we are happy for you to send along a friend to take your place. We will need their name and contact details prior to the workshop.

Our right to cancel a workshop
All our workshops have a minimum attendance level and may be cancelled if too few bookings are received. We reserve the right to cancel or postpone workshops at any time. Should we need to cancel a workshop, we will give you as much notice as possible of the cancellation. You will receive a full refund or, if you prefer, a transfer to an alternative available course, space permitting. Unfortunately, we cannot accept any liability for travel or other costs.

Where to find us

Address: Meadow Room,
Blackthorpe Barn, Rougham,
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
SatNav: IP30 9HZ
What3Words: newly.sofas.debating
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Parking:

There is plenty of free parking available.

Accessible parking is available near the entrance to the Café/Shop area.

Please Note: The car park closes when the Roots Café closes and the entrance gates are locked after this time.

Directions:

Blackthorpe Barn is situated just south of Junction 45 of the A14, three miles east of Bury St Edmunds, in the village of Rougham.
Look out for the entrance gates to a long tree-lined avenue at the White House junction, with the Barn on the right of the avenue.
Blackthorpe Barn’s black and white signs direct visitors from local roads.

The Meadow Room can be found behind the old thatched Barn and behind Roots Café.
What3Words for the Meadow Room: hands.dunk.drums

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This picture wonderfully captures the essence of the Estate in one picture…

Owner George Agnew caught this bumblebee gathering pollen from the foxgloves in Rougham Woods on the Estate. 

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This picture wonderfully captures the essence of the Estate in one picture…

Owner George Agnew caught this bumblebee gathering pollen from the foxgloves in Rougham Woods on the Estate.

Nature at its best, and photography at it best too!

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Treat the man in your life for Father’s Day by bringing him to Roots Café.
There’s a special offer, where any @nethergatebrew beer is £3, or go all in and splash out on the beer-braised chipotle beef tacos with mango and chilli salsa and a beer for £15. This weekend only. 
You know he’s worth it! 😁👍

Roots is open daily 9am-4pm; the Garden Room shop, right next door, is open daily 10am-4pm (pop in while you are here).
You could always go for a walk too - all the info from the link in our profile:
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Treat the man in your life for Father’s Day by bringing him to Roots Café.
There’s a special offer, where any @nethergatebrew beer is £3, or go all in and splash out on the beer-braised chipotle beef tacos with mango and chilli salsa and a beer for £15. This weekend only.
You know he’s worth it! 😁👍

Roots is open daily 9am-4pm; the Garden Room shop, right next door, is open daily 10am-4pm (pop in while you are here).
You could always go for a walk too - all the info from the link in our profile:
roughamestate.com/welcome

#roughamestate #roughamroots #blackthorpebarn #fathersday #fathersdaygifts #nethergatebrewery #treatyourman #burystedmunds #burystedmundssuffolk #burystedmundsandbeyond #suffolkdaysout #suffolkcafes #suffolklife #suffolklifestyle #tacosandbeer #tacos🌮 #eastofengland #suffolkfoodie #suffolkfoodies #suffolkcountryside
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