craftsmidwales

I hope you enjoy looking through my Web Site of Hand Woven Fleece Rugs, Naturally Dyed Scarves, Willow Sculpture and Traditional Willow Baskets. I run workshops in all related subjects and am happy to create commissions to your specification. Beryl Smith

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Woven wall hanging

Made this today.  Woven wool hanging, measuring approx. 12” x 9”, made with yarns and wools between two sticks. Titled ‘Autumn’, Winter, Spring and Summer to follow. Will be available in kit form soon.



Thursday, December 12, 2019

Woven scarves

Recently woven scarves which are on my stall at The Llanidloes Arts and Craft fair on now at the Minerva Art Centre and also Aberystwyth Christmas Arts and Craft fair at the Aberystwyth Art Centre, both events on until Christmas Eve open 7 days a week.







Rush Hat Course

Photos from the Rush Hat Workshop 2019






Rush hat for Sydney Opera House

Rush hat made for the Sydney Opera House for the Figaro Opera 2019

Willow wedding hoop

Large 6’ wedding hoop made for Niesha and Gareth wedding in the summer

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Five Foot Willow Cornucopia


Most recent commission.  
This is a 5' Cornucopia commissioned by Powys Castle as a centre piece as part of their Christmas Decorations.  
 I really Enjoyed making this     
                                  .

Saturday, April 19, 2014

WORKSHOPS AND OPEN STUDIO

 
I am running a series of  3 workshops in May during Powys Arts Month, why not come and learn a new skill or brush on an old one.


Sat 10 & Sun 11 May 9.30am – 4.30pm: 
Traditional Basket Making - make your very own shopping basket (2 days) £90.

Sat 17 May, 9.30am – 4.30pm: 

Willow Sculpture - making a bird for the garden (1 day); £50

Sat 24 May 9.30am – 4.30pm: 

Weaving with Rush to make a table mat or bowl (1 day)£50

Booking essential 07779 873778 or midwales@yahoo.co.uk


There are also a selection of open studio dates. 

 

Fri 2nd to Mon 5th May
Fri9th to Mon 12th

Fri16th to 1Mon 9th May

Fri 23rd to Mon 26th May
11am to 3pm daily.
Please ring for details

 Look forward to meeting up with some of you.
ri 2 - Mon 5
Fri 9th-Mon 12th
Fri 16 - Mon 19
Fri 23 - Mon 26 May
11am to 3pm - See more at: http://www.powysartsmonth.org.uk/whats-on/details/profile/artists/crafts-mid-wales.html#sthash.3HJU1N1R.dpuf
Fri 2 - Mon 5
Fri 9th-Mon 12th
Fri 16 - Mon 19
Fri 23 - Mon 26 May
11am to 3pm - See more at: http://www.powysartsmonth.org.uk/whats-on/details/profile/artists/crafts-mid-wales.html#sthash.3HJU1N1R.dpuf
Fri 2 - Mon 5
Fri 9th-Mon 12th
Fri 16 - Mon 19
Fri 23 - Mon 26 May
11am to 3pm - See more at: http://www.powysartsmonth.org.uk/whats-on/details/profile/artists/crafts-mid-wales.html#sthash.3HJU1N1R.dpufLook forward to meeting up with some of you.