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Join Oxfordshire Basketmakers

Oxfordshire Basketmakers is an organisation for all those who are interested in any aspect of basketry. The group welcomes makers at any level of experience, from complete beginners to professionals, and includes some non-makers who have specific interests – for example, in the history of basketry.

Membership costs £10.00 a year (plus £4.00 for each additional member at the same address). To download a Subscription Form, click on one of these links: Word document or PDF document.

Advantages of membership:

  • regular workshops
  • newsletter three times a year
  • website
  • opportunities to exhibit
  • talks and social gatherings
  • demonstrating and selling opportunities
  • visits to exhibitions and collections

Some exhibitions co-ordinated by the group include:

  • Flow, June to August 2014 at the River & Rowing Museum, Henley on Thames
  • Travelling Lines, September/October 2013 at The North Wall Arts Centre, Oxford
  • What's it For? September 2009 at the Vale & Downland Museum, Wantage

For more information, please contact the Membership Secretary, Elizabeth Adams, via the Contact Us page.

If you would like to know more about basketmaking or chair seating, the Basketmakers Association may be of interest to you. Their website can be found at: www.basketmakersassociation.org.uk.