One Day Basket Making Course at Spiddal Craft Village


This is a one day course. Over the day you will get to make a bread basket. I will also explain about the willow, how it is grown and prepared for use. There will be a maximum of 7 people on the course.

There will be detailed class notes sent on after covering all weaves practised on the course and also notes on the willow process from start to finish. 


Hours: 9.30 to 5.30.


Price: €70 including materials.


If you wish to be put on the mailing list for courses please email me.


Up coming course dates :





July 24th (Friday)  (1 spot left)

August 21th (Friday)  (FULL)

September 4th (Friday)  (6 spots left)

September 18th (Friday)  (1 spot left)

October 16th (friday) (6 spots left)


You will find an accommodation list below if you want to stay in the area.




Accommodation list:


B&B’s in Spiddal:

Ard Aoibhinn - 1.2 km from the Ceardlann, Phone no. 091553179, web

Ard Eoinin - 0.8 km from the Ceardlann, Phone no. 091553234, we.b

Cloch na Scíth - 1.8km from the Ceardlann, Phone no. 091553364, web

Radharc Árainn – 1.2 km from the Ceardlann, Phone no. 091553632.



Hotel in Spiddal:

An Cruiscin Lan - 0.4 Km from the Ceardlann, Phone no. 091553148, web


Other Accommodation options:

Connemara Coast Hotel - In Furbo (6 km from Spiddal), Phone no. 091592108, web

Padraicins Pub/Restaurant and B&B - In Furbo (6 km from Spiddal), Phone no. 09159244, web


You could also stay in Barna which is 11km from Spiddal, or Galway city which is 18 km from Spiddal. You will find any amount of options on line for these two places.

A nice hotel in Barna is The Twelve


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