Ruth Thompson | Heritage Crafts Association – The Makers
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About Ruth Thompson

Hazel hurdle makerĀ  willow artist, and willow coffin maker. Sylvan Skills manages a four acre hazel coppice in rotation. We use this to make traditional hazel hurdles and also supply bean poles. We also manage plots of basket willow and larger willows, and use them to make various products, from woven panels to bespoke sculptures/ structures and coffins. We also teach basketry.

Further Info

Specialised in
Willow coffins. Hazel hurdles. Willow hurdles. Willow sculptures. Living willow structures. Basketry.    


13 Oak Street
NE43 7AY

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