intreccio Ecomuseo erbe palustri Villanova Bagnacavallo

Raccoglitori creativi

17th and 18th February
Raccoglitori creativi
Courses in willow basket making and chair wickerwork
Two days dedicated to traditional craftsmanship, at the Ecomuseo delle Erbe Palustri.
The courses are aimed at adults who, under the guidance of expert masters, will know the characteristics and methods of preparing raw materials and will learn the basic weaving techniques to create an article.

  • Willow basket making course:
    Maestro: Rodolfo Onori
    n° max: 10 people
    materials used: willow and common cane
    Students will need to bring a pair of shears, a small knife and a work apron (coated nylon gloves optional)
  • Chair making course:
    Maestro: Fortunato Caruso
    n° max: 6 people
    materials used: sedge
    Students will need to bring a pair of scissors, a work apron and a wicker chair

2nd and 3rd March
Raccoglitori creativi

  • Willow basket making course:
    Master: Rodolfo Onori
    max. number: 10 people
    Materials used: willow and common cane
    Participants must bring a pair of shears, a small knife and a work apron (nylon coated gloves optional)
  • Marsh grass weaving course
    Master: Luigi Barangani
    max. number: 6 people
    Materials used: cattail and lake rush
    Participants must bring a pair of shears and a work apron

Each individual participant can choose only one course which will take place over the two days.

Useful information

During the course, information will be provided on the raw material and its procurement.
We will visit the sections relating to the various production cycles to admire the original artefacts from the museum collection.
The educational and convivial meeting also includes a pleasant shared lunch in the museum tavern.
Course times: 9.30 am – 12.30 pm | 2.00pm – 5.00pm
Cost: €95 per course per person, including lunch
The cost of each individual course per person includes material and lunches.

Given the limited number of places available, we recommend contacting us as soon as possible.



02 - 03 Mar 2024

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Ecomuseo delle Erbe Palustri
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Via G. Ungaretti 1 - 48012 Villanova di Bagnacavallo (RA)

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