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Weave a Colourful Placemat for Beginners

Learn how to weave a colourful placemat using the coiling technique sure to brighten up and elevate your next dinner party!


About this Event

During this interactive workshop via Zoom, Tabara N’Diaye of La Basketry will guide you through some of the basics of weaving a coiled placemat using jute twine – how to start your base, join in new material and finishing your project.

This class is open to beginners and available with materials or without materials :

£40 with materials / £30 without materials

With materials (UK only)

You will receive enough materials to make a placemat in two colours (pink and blue) – materials are sent a week before the workshop (except a pair of scissors and measuring tape/ruler that you will have to provide) – for any bookings after Friday 25th of September, we won’t be able to ship materials to you

Colour palette: turquoise/orange

Without materials

You will need:

4 m of jute rope, 70m of jute twine (35m in pink and 35m in blue, 1 needle, 1 measuring tape or ruler, 1 pair of scissors

Any questions about materials, please email info@labasketry.com

Class kept to a small group.

Your Teacher:

Tabara N’Diaye is the author of ‘Baskets’ a craft book released in May 2019 demystifying the art of basket-making for makers at all levels with projects ranging from coasters to basket bags. 

She is also the founder of La Basketry, a lifestyle brand offering baskets and home accessories designed in collaboration with a group of female artisans in Senegal, West Africa. 

Visit www.instagram.com/labasketry.com for more information.


Wed 30 Sep 2020


7:00 pm - 8:30 pm




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