Basketmaking, chair seating and willow work

Sculptural animal forms in willow with Dominic Parrette

Ref: S3D08452



Course cancelled - scroll down for other

About this course

Sculpt a full-sized indigenous animal, such as a deer, fox, sheep or pig using willow weaving. Study drawings and photographs to observe how structure and tension in the animal form can express meaning and animation.


Dominic Parrette

Dominic is a basketmaker and coppice worker with over ten years experience in teaching his craft.
He makes a woven willow structures, organic forms and frame baskets using a range of traditional and contemporary techniques.


Residential option available. Find out accommodation costs and how to book here.

Courses of interest

Open Days - register today

Come and find out what makes West Dean College such an amazing place to study. Explore the studios, take a tour with students, discuss your study options, and find out about funding at our next Open Day on Saturday 9 February 2019.

Suitable for Foundation Degree, Diploma and Masters.

Register your place online and find out more