Contemporary Baskets

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Contemporary Baskets

inspired by natural forms such as pebbles and boulders

These baskets are inspired by natural forms such as pebbles and boulders and man-made forms especially large scale ceramic vases. I have also been in awe of the work of Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth since I studied at Bretton Hall and had access to The Yorkshire Sculpture Park . When weaving these baskets I feel as though I am building sculptural forms. I become lost in repetition of the weave and enjoy the fluidity of the willow. Usually each basket informs the next one.

If you would like to commission a contemporary basket contact Sue to discuss your order.

  • 07415 240944
  • suekirkwillowbaskets@outlook.com
side shot oval basket-s
3xhazel handle
oval and tall slewed x2
extra large asymmetric
Asymmetric baskets
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Contemporary Baskets for Houghton Hall , The Stables. Norfolk By Design 2019
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red asymmetric 2
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2 bulbous herringbone weave-s
oval herringbone weave basket (2)
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bulbous herringbone weave basket
oval herringbone weave basket
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close up hazel handle-s
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Sue Kirk 6
oval bulbous hazel handle
round interlace
52 cm long x 28cm high x 47cm wide
Oval interlace
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WILLOW WORKSHOPS

   

New workshop dates for 2023 will be on the workshop page on 1st Nov.

We do have cancelations occurring regularly throughout the year, if you would like to join our reserve list, send an email and we will contact you to let you know if there are last minute spaces on workshops. 

We currently have a space available on the sculpture workshop

1st and 2nd September .

 

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