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Michelle Cain
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Beatherder 2017 Willow Sculptures
We returned to Beatherder this weekend. The weather is fine the outlook is good the beat goes on. Like a walk in the Park compared to the Mammothon that happens on Worthy Farm. Just two Big Girrrl sculptures to put up and yes they had a bit of a hair doo an...

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Willow Installation for Glastonbury Festival 2017 The Wood,Glade and Avalon
We arrive at Pilton three weeks before show and we  leave a week after. The team this year was roughly ten and a lot of prep goes in to the logistics before hand prepping and gathering. This year like last year we stripped lots of older thick willows for th...

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Giant Willow Badger
Returning from Jersey and it was straight on to Musgrove Willows for their kind donation of Steamed Willow. The other willows came from the Wildlife Park itself and mostly from the pruning of the Butterfly Maze earlier in the year. Next winter we will top t...

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Willow Crapaud for Jersey National Trust
What an experience. Such a wonderful location and  such a wonderful team. Thank you everybody at Jersey National Trust. Especially Jon Parkes for  organising, Neil Harvey for  your support and weaving. A special thanks to the totally inspirational Alcindo P...

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Living Willow Butterfly Maze Winter Prune and Fixup. 2017
It is winter and time to cut back the willows that make up the Butterfly Maze in the The Welsh Wildlife Centre  at Teifi Marshes in Cilgerran. This installation is now a mature three years old I think. So much happens in the meantime but getting back to the...

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Top Of The Woods. Living Willow, Hide And Seek Garden
 Winter and Spring are the best time for living willow projects. this year I had a medium sized garden to plant for Soo and John at Top Of The Woods  boutique camping site here in Pembrokeshire just on the edge of Boncath.  Tunnels, Fences, Gazebo/ Dome  an...

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Bluestone Winter Wonderland
It may be cold outside but it seems like we still love to be out there walking and sharing time with our nearest and dearest. Bluestone is a holiday village here in Pembrokeshire which is a very popular destination with visitors all year round. This winter ...

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Winter Workshop
Brr it's cold soTime to bring things in to the workshop a new willow harvest, willow giants to shelter and fix, little requests from pressieblocked  granniest (how can you say no) so also thankfully time to let things go too  sale out  little reindeer   a s...

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Willow Otter, Lower Moor Farm, Cotswold Water Park 0ctober 2016
Nice little commission for Wiltshire Wildlife Trust for their   Lower Moor Farm  site in the Cotswold Water Park. Made in my workshop using Musgroves  Black Maul in Brown, Steamed and White. w
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