This month, I have the pleasure of sharing the content of another blog that I recently came across as I was creating a maker profile in the Weavers around the World directory for Lene Rasmussen. She is a professional maker and her business is called Lakeshore Willows – you can see her full profile here for a start.
Willow is a material used by many in this group and growing it (or buying it), is the first step for many creations and works, which is why I was drawn to this post in the first place.
Let me share this knowledge about how to grow willow for basketry – for first time growers or perhaps you are thinking about growing it later on. Maybe you have been growing willow for years and just need a little inspiration or confirmation that you are doing it the ‘right’ way…Continue reading “GROWING WILLOW FOR BASKETRY (original blog post by Lene Rasmussen)”