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14th April 2017

At the weekend volunteers at the Peregrini event at the Crossman Hall on Lindisfarne enjoyed adding to the spectacular bird sculptures design...

PEREGRINI LINDISFARNE WILLOW SCULPTURE WORKSHOPS Over half of the willow sculptures for the Lindisfarne Nature Trail have now been created by...

To celebrate the opening of the 10th anniversary exhibition in Durham Dales Centre tomorrow we are launching a book by Liz Balfour "The ...

The first of Northumbria Basketry Group's Tenth Anniversary Touring Celebration and Exhibition events is now only a couple of weeks away...

Borders Group are attending the Art @ Ancrum event Saturday 29th April to Monday 1st of May. Free entry from 10 am to 5 pm daily.

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There are two photographs attached to this news item. One showing the willow plot prior to the Northumbria Basketry Group taking it over in 2009 and o...
The Lucker group are hosting a 2 day course on the 6 &7th of May. We are being taught, once again by Anna Turnbull, and the subject is “Orga...
Please note that a new addition has been made to the events list....
Lucker Spring Term Our regular weekly self help begins on Wednesday 1 March at Lucker at 7 pm but only if we gave enough people s...
An agreement has been signed this week between Hexhamshire Parish Council and Northumbria Basketry Group for the management of a new willow plot. The ...
The last of the woven mulch was removed from the Whitton site today and the growing area is now ready for the removal of the stool roots. A contractor...
Over the weekend of 8th and 9th April 2017 we are holding two workshops at Hepple. "Dishes Made Using The Fish Trap Weave" and "Burkino...
Northumbria Basketry Group members were joined by Peregrini Trust volunteers on Saturday 14th January to complete the cutting of the willow at the Whi...
Planting started in earnest today with Monica, Megan and Jennifer planting the first 1000+ cuttings. The weed control fabric has held firm and additi...
Just received this message and photographs from Anna: "We had a good two days at The Cheviot Centre again last week, with lots of enthusiastic m...
Tim is very interested in Third World or First Nation basketry work, he adapts the results of his research to construct twined contemporary baskets. P...
Ruth has sent me a couple of photos from yesterday's self-help session at Newton. Jackie Carnell from Nenthead was making a basket with a zig za...
This class was held at the Cheviot Centre, Wooler over the weekend 22nd and 23rd of October. Anna Turnbull provided the tuition for the group with ass...
The NBG will be 10 years old in 2017 and we plan to recognise this milestone by holding an exhibition. It will tell the story of NBG's developmen...
Look up the Gallery Section of the website to see Ruth's images showing how to make a willow sphere. ...