Square Rush Basketry

Square Rush Basketry
Member: Clair Murphy
Make a variety of square baskets in rush

Course Overview

This course will teach a range of square basket possibilities, including plain and twill weaves over a mould, sandwich-and-sew borders and more. You will leave the course with at least one square basket suitable for fruit or bread.

The course is suitable for complete beginners, those with basketmaking experience in other materials who want to try rush, and those who have done some rush basketmaking and wish to extend their skills.


  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Access Information

Level access and parking


£150 for two days


2 days


Birches Barn Farm, Kington

Booking Info

Email Rushmorebaskets@gmail.com for a booking form

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“Just a quick note to thank you so much again for the wonderful course last weekend! I so enjoyed it, and will look forward to seeing you again in the summer.”
J Geaney
“Thank you for a great weekend of basket making. We learnt so much and it was wonderful to be doing it and come away with a finished product.”
S Moxley