willow drawings

Seeing these willow branches trailing and drawing on the ground reminded me of when we cut all that willow to make wreaths! Also found this image on Tim Knowles website, maybe we should try something similar next time were up May Hill with the boys- I’ll start making arrows! Bx   Advertisements

Willow Weaving

This week playtime down in the D & T department has been basket making- yep we’re ‘basket cases’ Theme tune……. Green Day’s ‘Basket case’ …… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SoXl6ItEC5c The raw materials- from Ed the DT teachers allotment                   Ed showed how to cut 6 30cm twigs, then make splits in the … Continue reading