Introduction to Wheat Weaving: Corn Dollies


Join the harvest festivities by learning the ancient technique of weaving corn dollies. From basic links and plaits for love knots and tokens to larger traditional compositions, you can learn the foundations to help you get started on creating your own designs.

The session will begin with some of the oldest known techniques to help you learn how to hold the straws and keep them in place, followed by a step-by-step breakdown of how to create a Welsh fan and a Mexican Corizon, a neck as well as plaits and spirals. Feel free to bring along a design or project to work on!

All materials and light refreshments included.